Category Archives: Kindness

…in which Dan Savage puts his money where his mouth is

Dan Savage is using his disdain for President Donald Trump for great causes. The LGBTQ rights activist and author announced April 18 that he’d raised $100,000 for three organizations that… Read more »

“[T]he Trump movement was real, Trump was real, he was fighting for us, the people….”

President Donald Trump’s hardcore white supremacist fans have not been shy about expressing their displeasure with some of Trump’s recent foreign policy moves…. [S]everal high-profile white nationalists also slammed Trump… Read more »

When standing up for equality and human rights really isn’t standing up at all

The NCAA is officially returning to North Carolina, seven months after yanking multiple championship events from the state over its passage of the anti-transgender law known as HB2. The NCAA… Read more »

An open letter to Kevin Swanson, a man of God and (not really) a real mensch

On…his “Generations” radio program, radical anti-LGBTQ pastor Kevin Swanson said that the children’s magazine Highlights is no better than ISIS because the magazine has announced that it will begin to… Read more »

The Handmaid’s Tale: When art imitates life

If you had casual plans to check out a copy of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale from your local library, we have some bad news: The waitlists are almost as… Read more »

Nursing: Kindness and compassion respect no boundaries and obey no rules

Nurses in Denmark benevolently broke their hospital’s regulations last week to grant a 75-year-old man his dying wish. After doctors at Aarhus University Hospital told Carsten Flemming Hansen that he… Read more »

“Treating our customers and each other with respect and dignity is at the core of who we are”

United CEO response to United Express Flight 3411. pic.twitter.com/rF5gNIvVd0 — United (@united) April 10, 2017 Every other service industry seems to have figured out that you don’t deny to provide… Read more »

Without someone to hate and oppress, Conservatives wouldn’t have a reason to live

Trump, saw you just rolled back protections for LGBT federal employees. Come for us? We'll make you regret every remaining day in office. — George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) March 29, 2017… Read more »