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Nov. 3, 2013

11 Beautiful Photos Of What Earth Porn Looks Like

This is what Earth porn is, and it's magnificent.
Nov. 3, 2013

This is How Disconnected the World is in the Internet Age

There is a myth that we're hyper connected — we're not.
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Nov. 3, 2013

This 5-Year-Old's Tragic Story Proves What Medical Marijuana Advocates Have Been Saying For Years

Zander’s parents turned to medical marijuana as a last resort. The results were dramatic.
Nov. 3, 2013

What 'Ender's Game' Teaches Us About ENDA and Homophobia

'Ender's Game' and the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) have more in common than you might think.
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Nov. 3, 2013

Walmart Will Actually Profit Off Food Stamp Cuts Nation-Wide

About 18% of all food stamp money is spent at Wal-Mart, but the corporation stands to win big from the recent cut in food stamp benefits.
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Nov. 3, 2013

This Graph Perfectly Sums Up What's Going On in Congress Right Now

You can look at this graph one of two ways. Which opinion do you hold?
Nov. 3, 2013

When Placed in the Wrong Hands, Social Media is Being Used to Oppress Women Around the World

Women are taking to social media to raise awareness of their fight for equality. But dictators and harsh governments have access to the very same tools.
Nov. 3, 2013

'Saturday Night Live' Recap: Kerry Washington's 5 Best Sketches

Kerry Washington easily brings grace and humor to a wide variety of characters, but some SNL episodes are just better than others: this one fell flat.
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Nov. 3, 2013

Brown University's Ray Kelly Protest Insults Everything the University Stands For

Shutting down a lecture is no way to promote academic discourse.
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Nov. 3, 2013

The Missing Piece Of the Affordable Care Act That Would Make It Fair For the Poor

It's unfair to expect uninsured low-income communities to choose the best healthcare option for them without providing education on how insurance works.
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Nov. 3, 2013

The Hidden Cost Of Low Wages No Fast Food Chain Wants You To Know About

The exploitation of fast food workers doesn't just affect the industry's workers.
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Nov. 3, 2013

4 Powerful Lessons On Today's SNAP Crisis From New York's 1917 Food Stamp Riots

Cuts to food stamp funding are raising concerns about potential unrest in large cities like New York. It wouldn't be the first time.