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40 Powerful Photos Show Why Banksy Is the Spokesman of Our Generation

In a short time, Banksy has become a cultural icon with a distinct place in history.
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Powerful Photos Reveal the Diversity of the Humans Beneath the Uniform

A series by photographer Devin Mitchell offers an intimate look in these veterans' mirrors.

One Simple Way to Tell You're With the Person You Should Marry, According to Science

A new study might help you answer one of the most important questions in life.

This Woman Pretended to Be Drunk in Public — Watch How Men Reacted

The video reveals how men view an especially vulnerable woman.

Eminem Threatened Lana Del Rey — But Azealia Banks Won't Let Him Get Away With It

The rapper's most recent attempt to remain relevant has forced Azealia Banks to step in.
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Scientists Studied the Brains of Pot Smokers, and the Results Don’t Look Good

Turns out smoking marijuana may have some unintended side effects.
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Beautiful Photos Show How the UK Does Veterans Day

This is how the UK remembers its fallen soldiers.
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52 Common Myths, Debunked in One Glorious Infographic

Never fall for "common knowledge" ever again.

A Holocaust Survivor Highlights Just Why Nicki Minaj's New Video Is Problematic

The director of the Anti-Defamation League blasts the video, and with good reason.

12 Powerful Images Capture the Side of America Most People Neglect

A New York-based photographer is shedding light in ways the media has failed to.
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Columbia Is Fining a Group After They Protested Sexual Assault

?If you thought colleges couldn’t become more inept in their response to sexual assault, you were wrong.
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America’s Oldest Veteran Is a Whiskey-Drinking, Cigar-Smoking Badass

This is what a Hollywood action hero looks like at age 108.
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This Photo of New York's Police Commissioner Sums Up the Future of Marijuana in America

New York is just the latest city for a growing trend.
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The U.S. and China Just Struck a Historic Climate Change Deal

After months of secret negotiations.
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If We Really Wanted to Honor Veterans, This Is What We Would Need to Do

A holiday is great — but veterans would benefit from these things more.

If You're Still Confused About Bisexuality, Watch This Interview

Despite LGBT gains across the country, there is far too much confusion about bisexuality.
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Austin Is Giving 1,787 Cops What Every City Should

This is a big step in the right direction.

Two Best Friends With Down Syndrome Want to Make the Next Great Zombie Movie

The two met at the Special Olympics and are hoping to make their dreams come alive.
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Azealia Banks' Latest Album Is an All-Out Attack on Pop Music

It took three years, but her latest album is worth the wait.

Scientists Have Just Made Space History

This will give us a deeper understanding of our solar system.
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America Is Officially Ebola-Free

Crisis averted.
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Ferguson Is Ready for Battle as Grand Jury Decision Looms

The table is set for more police violence.
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One Video Reveals How America Can Begin to Repay Our Veterans for Their Service

On Veterans Day, Mic takes a look at how America can take action and begin to repay our veterans for their extraordinary bravery on behalf of the country.
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Michelle Obama Has a Powerful Message for Female Veterans Struggling to Find Jobs

A poignant reminder for Veterans Day.
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We Won't Solve Homelessness With Laws That Simply Expel Them

Creating policies that render the homeless invisible is not the right approach.
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On Veterans Day, We Honor the Military. The Rest of the Year, We Fail Them

Here's how we can really honor our fighting men and women.

If You Want to End Racism, Policing Blacks Over the N-Word Is the Last Place to Start

Piers Morgan offers a prime example of what not to do.

Watch Princess Leia Walk Through New York City for 10 Hours

The Force is not with her.
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Video: Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Tells Mic How Americans Can Really Honor Our Veterans

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz sits down with Mic’s Jake Horowitz to deliver a strong message about veterans.
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Is Vladimir Putin Hitting on China's First Lady in this Video?

It happened at an opening dinner attended by basically every political leader on the planet.