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Overcome Your Programming And Be A Better Man

Chris Gethard | Posted 08.02.2014 | Politics
Chris Gethard

I invite all the lonely, angry, nerdy little boys out there who are feeling that rage and creating a narrative where they are victims to remember that. I was once one of you. And I was wrong. I was so, so wrong.

#YesAllWomen -- More Than Hashtag Activism

Jenni Chiu | Posted 07.29.2014 | Women
Jenni Chiu

t took me a while to catch up when I saw this hashtag floating by in my Twitter stream Sunday evening. I didn't connect it immediately to the case.

#YesAllWomen -- Can a Hashtag Change the Way We Think?

Danai P. Maraire | Posted 07.29.2014 | Women
Danai P. Maraire

Women took to twitter, not as victims, but as thoughtful, brave, inspiring, honest vessels carrying messages of outrage, frustration and anger at being treated as if their love and affection, or even their bodies, were things to be owned and violated by any man with an inclination.

Clicking on the Killer's Videos? You Could Be Part of the Problem

Andrea Bonior | Posted 07.27.2014 | Crime
Andrea Bonior

Our fascination gets the best of us, and it starts to look a little too much like adulation, as we shower him with headlines and, as of yet, give his victims only a small percentage of the same press attention.

No Man Is an Island: Recognizing Gun Violence as a Cultural Symptom

Craig Chalquist, Ph.D. | Posted 07.27.2014 | Politics
Craig Chalquist, Ph.D.

Six years of counseling violent criminals convinced me long ago that monocausal explanations for violence (was it the parents? Genetics? Bad wiring? Medication or its lack?) blind us to the depths of cultural, structural violence boxing us in on all sides.