What Martin Luther King Jr. Taught Me

As we get closer to Black History Month I often find myself looking for information beyond what I like to call “Commercial Black History.” What do I mean by this? Well, it’s the histories trotted... Read More

Humanist Women on Why We March

The fourth annual Women’s March is planned for Saturday, January 18, 2020, both in Washington, DC, and in cities around the world. We reported on the historic inaugural Women’s March in 2017 and explained last... Read More

Orange Is the New Green Trump Administration Wants to Roll Back Environmental Regulations

The beginning of 2020 saw the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). NEPA was created to ensure that federal agencies assess the long-term environmental impact of major infrastructure projects... Read More

Isaac Asimov’s Century

Today marks what would have been the great and prolific science-fiction writer Dr. Isaac Asimov’s 100th birthday. Or at least his birthday party. Asimov was born in Petrovichi, Russia, sometime between October 4, 1919, and... Read More