The best thing to break darkness, is light. If I can't stand someone's ignorance, I should be more poignant with my truth. If I can't stomach someone's hate, I should be more open with how I love.
While "Moonlight" shoulders a strong message about complicated realities of queer black male existence in America, the film smartly avoids any sermonizing.
Sex is totally awesome, and also totally necessary, but sex outside of intimacy, won’t do a dang thing for you.
I am biracial. My mother is White and my father is Black. Living within the confined walls of my colorful family, I was always safe. That all changed, however, after a dramatic encounter at school.
I was barely eight years old when I realized that I was different. When you're young and enter into a school full of kids, that's all you see—kids. I didn't perceive any differences.
Famous artists or musicians do not come to Israel and Palestine very often. When they do, local communities jump at the opportunity to go to their concert.
If you really want to know what it means to be Asian American, or any other person of color in this country, don’t just look—listen.
Contemporary Christian Music songs like "Wait for Me" and "Praying for You" illustrate an evangelical trend of actively praying for a marriage relationship that's not even on the horizon.
While we’re here, we should make every effort to be free, follow the example of Jesus and champion causes bigger than ourselves. Then, maybe our doubts and insecurities will take care of themselves.
Our relationship wasn’t perfect, or even healthy, but up until the exact moment that it ended, the thought that I may actually not marry him really didn’t enter my mind.