The countless deaths of unarmed black men by police, coupled with persistent activism from communities of color, has forced the conversation of race on America, causing officials to reevaluate, among many things, how policing is done.
When it comes to how the Cold War ended, Scott Walker believes a pretty strange version of history. Wisconsin’s Republican governor, and current top tier contender for the White House, was recently giving a speech at the conservative policy group the Club for Growth.
The same is true no matter what sport you choose: the harder you train, the more you gain. ___ What does boxing have in common with body boarding?
In long term relationships one size rarely fits all, here’s why… - – - I had an interesting conversation with my partner the other day.
Boys may struggle in school—but it’s not an unsolvable problem. Here’s how you can help the teacher help your boy to succeed.
Norman Gold shares the challenge of parenting a child with a mental illness. _____ “Just had a visit from the police.” I read those words on my son’s Facebook page.
View image | gettyimages.com Tim Dowling has literally written the book on “How to Be a Husband” and puts a few marital myths to bed.
Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood.
View image | gettyimages.com I have a very modest goal for me and my white colleagues. ––– To be able to read something like José Luis Vilson’s recent post, or Mia McKenzie’s recent post, without feeling defensive.
“No matter what the circumstances are, you have to give people hope. You have to let them know there is light up there, … and that is what we are trying to do, too.” – Dikembe Mutombo — Dikemebe Mutombo Mpolondo Mukamba Jean-Jacques Wamutombo, more commonly known as Dikembe Mutombo is a retired professional basketball player known as one of the most prolific shot-blockers and defensive players in NBA history. Beside his incredible legacy on the court and his trademark finger-wagging and elbow-wielding, he is also known for his amazing dedication and commitment to his humanitarian work.
His grandfather taught him how to be a man. His death left him questioning himself. — I called him “Papa” growing up and idolized him when I was a kid.
A gentle, soft-spoken giant, the father of Trayvon Martin cleans stain off son’s image with a talk at PA college.
Fortunately, the US is making strides in reducing substance misuse, especially among teenagers. — By Margie Skeer, Tufts University When you think about substance use and teens, drugs like marijuana or Ecstasy might come to mind.
Brandon Davis on where people go wrong in mixing love and lust. ___ I think that our cultural definition of “love” is a little messy.
BELSTAFF X MR PORTER : ON THE ROAD 2 from Cale Glendening on Vimeo. About a two-and-a-half-hour drive east of Los Angeles along the Twentynine Palms Highway, a tiny intersection brings you to the town of Joshua Tree, population 7,414.
When do many boys and men lose the ability to connect with one another? From Ted L. in response to Take Away the Tears?
After Azul comes out to his wife – it turns out she’s gay too – he learns how to be a single dad. And then he goes to a coming out group.
Neil Hill wants to know what can be classified as ‘terror’. ––– For fifteen years the War on Terror has rarely been anything less than headline news.
Mike Kasdan recaps the rise of The Beard, the year it took for sexual assaults by a Duke basketball player to finally come to roost, and a storybook ending of Daddy getting traded home.
David Toussaint looks at exactly why we hate Madonna – and wonders if there’s a double standard going on.