It’s Not Only Justice Who’s Blind

It’s been almost a week since the not-guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. And it’s taken me almost that long to gather my thoughts and sort through my feelings to write about it. The facts of the matter are hard to comprehend: a man with a history of...

The Price of a Ticket

My friend David Bedrick, author of Talking Back to Dr. Phil, has been writing and posting a lot lately about “love based psychology,” a way of thinking about ourselves (and others) that prizes our unique natures. Good for him, because there’s a price we pay for...

How do you spend your freedom?

  If Walt Whitman were alive, he’d love this week. Last weekend was Pride weekend, a big celebration on the heels of the Supreme Court ruling allowing married same-sex couples federal rights. Now we’re closing in on Independence Day. If there was ever a...