Hunting for Community

By Josh Berson, from The Meat Question

For the Indigenous Australian Martu people, meat is for more than a meal.

Andrew Luck, Football, and Manhood

By Kevin Powell

Andrew Luck’s retirement from professional football is a heroic rejection of toxic masculinity.

Community is the Answer

By Eric Utne

“Remember that life is precious and ephemeral, and love like there’s no tomorrow.”

Burning Man Is Pointless

By Caveat Magister

The unique world of Black Rock City flourishes on a philosophy other communities could learn from.


Animals and Inmates: Symbiosis and Redemption

By Jessica Cohen, special to Utne Reader

How a prison animal training program is successfully curbing criminal behavior.

Prison Madness

By Adam Hochschild, from Lessons from a Dark Time

Looking to Finland for a lesson in humane imprisonment.

The Hidden Wisdom of the Clothesline

By Jeri Reilly, from Dark Mountain

What one can learn from the simple task of hanging out the wash.

The Intersection of Bicycling and Social Justice

By Adonia E. Lugo  

Issues of race and environmental justice are deeply relevant to bicycle culture.

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