Too many individuals are still facing hate and discrimination for who they choose to love or their gender identity, and it has to stop.
An open letter to certain members of my son's church who regularly tell him they pity him and will pray for his family because they're Buddhist.
Sociological research demonstrates that when whites are exposed to the Confederate flag, it causes them to react more negatively toward blacks.
Sadly, echoes of the bitter segregationists are still heard today even among those who seek high office.
Many deaf and hard of hearing people object to being labeled as “hearing impaired” or having a “hearing impairment.” Surprised? Check out the reasons why.
Religion has its good points, but does it do more harm than good? This essay does a cost-benefit analysis and discusses the good, the bad, and the ugly of religion in modern times.
Fighting neo-Nazism is a comprehensive endeavor. They're mostly immune to rational discourse and reasoned debate. If they were rational and reasonable they wouldn't be white supremacists.
A two-day experiment conducted by Jane Elliot, a third-grade teach in Iowa, teaches her third-graders a lifelong lesson on discrimination.
Social media sites have been banning some right-wing, conspiracy theorist, hate group, and pro gun posts. This is not a violation of the 1st Amendment right to free speech. Social media platforms have a responsibility to host credible content.
This is basically my breakup letter to feminism. For many years, I was a feminist, but not a radical one. But radicals took over, sanity has left the building, and I am not a feminist anymore.
There was a time when these hate groups were heavily involved in politics. And even now, they continue to exert influence on important legislation and social issues.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was fatally shot with one bullet on April 4, 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee. It has been 50 years, but some people remember the tragic event as if it just happened yesterday.
The leadership gets it. The rest of us Mormons still need to work on it. Being Black and Mormon in America is volumes of books waiting to be written condensed into this article.
The symbolism of the Confederate flag is defined by its repellent history, not the belief of its supporters that it has nothing to do with racism, but symbolizes the best in Southern heritage.