It’s overwhelming. Cry. Scream. Get some sleep. Drink some water.  And then get to work.

6 Terrible Things Happening In The World Right Now (And What To Do About Them)

The world is truly awful right now. Rather than feel terrified about the future, I’m going to start today by making a list of the scariest things going on, and what you can do to feel empowered/help/survive.

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Will My Interracial Relationship Survive Charlottesville?

I’ll still hold your hand in public even if bigots stare us down.


We Cannot Possibly Make This Sh*t Up: Trump Feigns Ignorance Over KKK

OK, folks, it’s possible that Trump has finally crossed the line.

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Happy Birthday, Malcolm X—What Can We Learn From His Legacy? 

Malcolm X left this world with compassion, as well as a desire for equality and peace between folks of all ethnicities.


7 (Semi) Fast Facts On The Steve Scalise White Supremacy Controversy

Making sense of a troubling, and complicated, political scandal.


Celebrity Mea Culpa: Grading the Apologies of Justin Bieber and Jonah Hill

Both stars have been caught with their A-list foot in their mouth. What can we learn from how they've said sorry to society?