Supporting Women of Color

2018 has given us a record number of women getting elected to higher offices. It's also given us some incredible books that will help generations of women for years to come, as women and their male allies continue to fight back against a persistent patriarchal...

This week's plea deal for Baylor University fraternity president Jacob Walter Anderson is another egregious example of how our country continues to enable rape culture through its leniency on those convicted of this type of violence against women, especially if they are young white men of privilege. Despite...

  First, thank you for visiting my blog and website! I'm grateful to have a few minutes of your attention. My intention here is to offer tips, resources, and encouragement to liberal, well-read men who want to be stronger allies to women but are unsure of where...

  The GOP U. S. Senate majority has done some unforgivable things during the past four years. A few highlights (far from an exhaustive list): Preventing President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee from even coming to a vote, and then passionately ramming President Trump’s SCOTUS nominees (including...

  An authentic, sustainable calling does not emerge "overnight." Soil is tilled across the decades of our lives. Seeds are planted, water is sprinkled, and there are milestone moments when the garden blooms with clarity and purpose. Here's a few signs that a powerful calling has taken...

  On the home page of my website I declare one, who I am and, two, what I promise to deliver regarding helping men to be a strong ally to women: I'm a husband, dad of daughters, writer, certified executive coach, feminist, and ally, helping well-read, liberal...

Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns Maya Angelou, author of All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, and A Song Flung Up to Heaven Cristina Henríquez, author of The Book of Unknown Americans Ta-Nehisi Coates, author...

I love to read books, and if you're here you probably do as well. I find that most voracious readers enjoy getting recommendations from other readers. I'm asked quite often about my favorite books, and so I thought it would be helpful to list them...

Last night's Paul Simon concert in Nashville was one of the best I've ever attended. And it wasn't just Simon's beautiful singing, surprising energy, and creative approaches to tunes long-familiar and recent. Even more so, it was the amazing band that Simon generously allowed to shine...

Today is Juneteenth. Take some time to reflect on the importance of this date, and what it means to each person who happens to reside in the United States. Like it or not, we have a unique, tragic history that is completely intertwined with the...