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7 Things Men Get Wrong About Street Harassment

No, it doesn't make my day better.
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Secret Tape Shows What White Men in Government Talk About When They Think No One Can Hear

The comments are indicative of a serious issue.

10 Lessons We Need to Start Teaching Children About Sex

This is what sex ed should really look like.

Run the Jewels Will Forever Change the Future of Hip-Hop

This was the best album release in history.
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20 Charts That Will Change Your View of America

How much do you really know about today's America?
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Surreal Photos of the Lava Flow Threatening to Destroy a Hawaii Town

The slow-moving flow is reshaping a residential neighborhood in jaw-dropping ways.
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Some Very Beautiful Beards from the World Beard and Moustache Competition

Yes, this is a real competition, and yes, it is glorious.

This Is What Street Harassment Looks Like For A White Guy

One guess: PRETTY SWEET.
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11 Things Everyone Should Stop Saying to Single People

Being single is not a condition that needs a cure.
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Intense Photos Show What's Happening in Burkina Faso Right Now

The African country's citizens are taking a stand against their president's power grab.
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This Canadian Social Experiment Holds a Powerful Lesson About Islamophobia

An actor wanted to gauge Canadian fear after last week's shooting in Ottawa.
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12 Photos Show How the "Mattress Girl" Campus Protest Has Become a National Movement

One girl's brave actions have spawned protests across the country.

The Man Behind the First True Chinese Rap Album Is Coming to America

And he's shattering stereotypes about what rappers should be.

8 Famous Writers Who Were Total Frat Boys

Write drunk, edit sober, frat hard.
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An Actual Justice League Is Now Patrolling the Streets of San Diego

And yes, the costumes are required.

Everyone Needs to Read Tim Cook's Powerful Essay Coming Out as Gay

"I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me"
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Why Scratching Makes You Itch More, Explained By Science

When your mother told you not to scratch, you should've listened.
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The Biggest Threat to Women on the Internet Isn't Creeps — It's Police Incompetence

It's time for the law to catch up to technology.

T-Pain Without Auto-Tune Is Even Better Than T-Pain With Auto-Tune

The most sultry and elegant songs about Patron you'll ever hear.

We Officially Spend More Time on Tinder Than We Do on Facebook

Tinder, it turns out, has more of what we want — and none of the stuff we don't.
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After Decades of Violence, Mexicans Are Taking a Powerful Stand Against Corruption

The disappearance of 43 students last month has set the nation on fire.
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Forget Fracking: Solar Power Actually Has a Bright Future in the US

Renewable energy is growing faster than ever.

Everyone Who Doesn't Understand GamerGate Needs to Watch This 'Colbert Report' Segment

"Maybe the princess shouldn’t be a damsel, and she could save herself."

17 #NotARedskin Tweets Every American Needs to See

This is important.
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This Beautiful Video Captures the Power of Art in Mexico's Protests

Every movement needs a symbol.
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Something Remarkable Happened This Fall When TV Got More Diverse

It's a lesson the entire industry needs to learn.
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Political Survey: Mic Readers

We asked our readers for feedback on their political interest and here are the results.
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5 Cities that Rioted After Championship Games

San Francisco isn't the only one.

Women in Congress Are Set to Mark a Major Historical Milestone in This Election

But the numbers don't tell the whole story.
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If You Love Chocolate, You May Want to Start Stocking Up

Blame your insatiable hunger for Kit Kats.

Scientists Can Now Grow Tiny Human Stomachs Using Stem Cells

This breakthrough could be used to fight stomach cancer.
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New Study: People Really Don't Want Your Stupid Gift Card

A new study confirms how we all feel about gift cards.

LGBT Candidates in Texas Are Changing The Game in Texas

It's getting better.
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President Obama Is Cracking Down on Some of Higher Education's Biggest Scams

This is good news for college students everywhere.
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In Praise of Tom Menino, America's Most Humble Mayor

Boston’s longest-serving mayor died Thursday at age 71 after a battle with cancer.
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