During a CNN town hall event last week, CNN’s Don Lemon and former congressman Beto O’Rourke demonstrates the way the media and politicians oversimplify conflicts, making thoughtful discourse more difficult.
Have you ever attended a funeral service and wished the deceased could have been there to experience it? New York-based author Mary Elizabeth Williams shares her experience of attending her friend's living funeral, a pre-funeral held for a person who is nearing death.
On Rosh Hashanah, my Conservative synagogue put out postcards addressed to Speaker Nancy Pelosi, protesting the Trump Administration's immigration policy and calling on her to support a "framework" of pro-immigrant policies.
If your mental illness is a spiritual problem, you will (most likely) not discuss it in church. If your mental illness is only a physical problem, you will talk with your therapist but not your faith community.
Growing up as a member of the Westboro Baptist Church, Megan Phelps-Roper was taught that God hated gay people. It wasn't until a few years later, when she began running the Westboro Twitter account, that she began to truly question the church's hateful teachings.