Terrorism

When we are faced with an evil that looks like us, things get a little more complicated.

We Don’t Call Out White Terrorism Because We Don’t ‘Other’ Whiteness

If Trump is right (there’s a first time for everything) and we need to state what a problem is before solving it, then let’s state it now. Radical Read...
Chelsea Cristene of Role Reboot    |   10.11.17   |   SHARE
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The world is inherently full of risk, and to be honest, travelling doesn’t elevate that risk much.

Why I Sent My 6-Year-Old To London Alone After The Terrorist Attacks

My mother called me the morning after the terrorist Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   09.12.17   |   SHARE
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image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart

Talking To (And Teaching) Our Kids About 9/11

Talking with our kids about tragedy will never be easy, but it will always be important. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   09.10.17   |   SHARE
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In gay people, masculinity perceives its soft and vulnerable (i.e., human) underside. Image: The All-Nite Images/Flickr.

Masculinity Is Killing Us

To worship all that is masculine often means to frame oneself in opposition to those in the LGBT community. The attitudes and values of that Read...
Eric Shapiro of The Good Men Project    |   06.27.16   |   SHARE
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How To Feel Safe When The Violence In The World Terrifies You

Even before the shooting in San Bernadino and terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut, and Kenya, were you wondering how to keep yourself and your family Read...
Jody Kaylor of Your Tango    |   12.14.15   |   SHARE
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Why The Attack On Paris, The City Of Love, Breaks All Of Our Hearts

I distinctly remember getting into a cab after the second plane hit the Twin Towers and hearing on the radio how a third plane crashed into the Read...
Andrea Miller of Your Tango    |   11.19.15   |   SHARE
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When The World Fell Apart On 9/11, I Made Cinnamon Rolls

still make cinnamon rolls from scratch every once in a while. And every time I find myself pushing the rolling pin over the dough, I imagine I'm Read...
Melissa Fenton of Your Tango    |   09.11.15   |   SHARE
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Let's Start Calling Police Brutality "Police Terror" Instead 

The Western world defines terrorism through an almost exclusively Islamophobic narrative. In 2002, the first terrorism case tried under the newly- Read...
Janessa E. Robinson    |   06.26.15   |   SHARE
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