Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Society & Culture / New

Mississippi Goddam!

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"They try to say it's a communist plot, all I want is equality for my sister, my brother, my people and me. You don't have to live next to me, just give my equality."

12 Things White People Can Actually Do After the Ferguson Decision

By Joseph Osmundson and David J. Leonard In the wake of the decision in Ferguson, and the killing of Tamir Rice in Cleveland, Ohio and Akai Gurley in New York, righteous anger is boiling over on the streets, on social media and within our everyday lives. Show More Summary

How Goose Island Barrel-Ages an Unremarkable Beer into a Great One in Just a Year

The story of the brewery's annually released Bourbon County Brand Stout, which has more going for it this year than ever before.

The Strangest Witness

As we all plod through the document dump from Ferguson, Betty over at Balloon Juice calls our attention to an extraordinarily weird exhibit involving someone called Witness No. 40. It is a "journal" kept by someone whose life appears to be a series o...

14 Reasons to Wear a Watch

Because everyone has his reasons for what's on his wrist.

Here's Some Stupid For Lunch

Mmmmm, mmmm, MMMM! We got some fine Canadian tex-mex on the menu at the cafe today. "One strong option would be former Sen. Joe Lieberman, a member of the President's own party with deep experience and unshakable commitment to the security of the U...

The Day After In Ferguson

There is always a reason after it happens. There is always a reason because we want there to be a reason.

Go, Carlton! Alfonso Ribeiro Takes Home The DWTS Season 19 Mirror Ball Trophy

All those years hitting “The Carlton” on cue paid off… Alfonso Ribero Wins Season 19 Of Dancing With The Stars Via HollywoodLife: After the Nov. 24 show, Alfonso & Witney were at the top of the leaderboard with a

Things You Might Have Missed

Looking for something new? See what our readers are recommending on Twitter. he The post Things You Might Have Missed appeared first on The Good Men Project.

AJC's Mike Luckovich's Post-Ferugson Cartoon Caused His Friend John Lewis To Rip Their Joint Picutre Off Of The Wall

John Lewis Is My Friend IF I Do Not Break Ranks With White Progressives And ASSUME BLACK EQUALITY Then Whom Else That Stands With Me Will Force The Issue, Fearing The Loss Of Their Dependable Vote Over PRINCIPLE??

Preventing Violence Against Women: A Sluggish Cascade?

There has been a global 'cascade' in commitments to end violence against women. But the violence keeps happening. What is needed is more support — nationally and internationally — for feminist organizations, argues Professor Anne Marie Goetz.

This is the New Wife of Darren Wilson

An interesting thing happened while Darren Wilson was escaping any possible punishment for the death of Michael Brown, Jr. The Ferguson, Missouri cop married a woman named Barbara Lynn Spradling. She, too, is a police officer. While I’m not one to … More » The post This is the New Wife of Darren Wilson appeared first on EveryJoe.

For ‘Many Worlds’ Theories, New Concepts Offer Insights on Old Ideas

Albert Einstein’s concepts about the nature of our universe were almost visionary. Since his revolutionary theories of relativity were presented to the scientific world, many have pondered how such a profound unification of ideas could stem from a single mind. As much as there was a unified concept...

Mississippi Marriage Ban Struck Down

4 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian :

The ruling is on hold, though, and the state is expected to appeal. read more

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC