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Nov. 6, 2014

Lorde Moves Into Surprisingly Dark Territory in Her New Music Video

She celebrated her birthday with a new video — but it's far from cheery.
Nov. 6, 2014

One Year After 'Blackfish', Here's What's Happened to SeaWorld

It's been over a year since the documentary aired on CNN, and the tide has changed for the amusement park.
Nov. 6, 2014

Everyone Should Swipe Right on These Women's Tinder Profiles — But Not for A Date

They're helping bring awareness to an issue that's far more important than a hook-up.
Nov. 6, 2014

Watch One Woman Challenge Society's Definition of the Word "Slut"

The video raises an important point about the very idea of a "slut."
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Nov. 6, 2014

France Is Taking a Stand Against Sexism the U.S. Would Never Consider

One country is finally doing something about the "invisible" tax on women.
Nov. 6, 2014

A Four-Minute Video Shows What It's Like to Walk A Lifetime in A Woman's Shoes

Dealing with catcalling is only the start.
Nov. 6, 2014

11 Stereotypes About Southerners That Need to Be Banished From Country Music

Southerners aren't the backwards people country music makes them out to be.
Nov. 6, 2014
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Nov. 6, 2014

California Passed the Most Important Ballot Measure That No One Is Talking About

With important consequences for the rest of the country.
Nov. 6, 2014

Science Shows Something Surprising About What Reading Poetry Does to Your Brain

The brain actually has very different responses to poetry and prose.
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Nov. 6, 2014

4 Truly Chilling Weather Maps That Will Make You Want to Stay in Bed Next Week

Winter is coming, and there's nothing you can do to stop it.
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Nov. 6, 2014

Meet the Man Who Killed Osama Bin Laden

One man is responsible for one of the most important moments in U.S. military history.
Nov. 6, 2014

A 'MythBusters' Star Has an Important Message on Women in Science and Technology

Sexism is no myth — but that doesn't mean it can't be busted.
Nov. 6, 2014

Scientists Have Captured a Stunning Photo of Planets Being Born

This level of detail has never been seen before.
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Nov. 6, 2014

Everything Wrong (And Right) With the #GamerGate 'Bill of Rights'

We dive into the brand new document with our own RapGenius annotations.
Nov. 6, 2014

The Details of 'Toy Story 4' Have Been Announced

Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced that plans are in motion to make Toy Story 4 a reality.
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Nov. 6, 2014

A Republican Climate Change Denier Will Lead Senate Environment Committee

Say hello to Jim Inhofe — and goodbye to the environment.
Nov. 6, 2014

Women Are Giving Their Best #AntiRapeFace to Stand Up for Rape Victims

What does your #AntiRapeFace look like?
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Nov. 6, 2014

Science Explains Why Women Buy Magazines That Can Make Us Feel Bad

A new study confirms an important reality for women's self-esteem.
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Nov. 6, 2014

Meet the Single Most Batshit Crazy Politician in America

Thanks a lot, America.
Nov. 6, 2014
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Nov. 6, 2014

These Colleges Have a Surprisingly Simple Plan to Fight Our Student Debt Problem

College tuition has increased by an unbelievable 1,225% since 1978 — this is one easy way to reduce it.
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Nov. 6, 2014

The US Army Has Made an Important Change in How It Addresses Black Soldiers

This is just common sense — but it took the army an uprising of public opinion to change it.
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Nov. 6, 2014

Tensions Between Arabs and Jews in Jerusalem Have Risen to Their Highest in Years

Violent attacks in recent weeks have rocked the city, and things are only looking worse.
Nov. 6, 2014

'Star Wars: Episode VII' Finally Has a Title

Get excited, Star Wars fans!
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Nov. 6, 2014

Berkeley Has Taken a Step Against Big Coke That No Other City Could Pull Off

Health advocates are cheering the California city's latest move.
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Nov. 6, 2014

Scientific Evidence You're in a Romantic Relationship with Your Sports Team

Your love for your team has more similarities with actual relationships than you might think.
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Nov. 6, 2014

Jon Stewart Asks Republicans: "Who the F**k Are You People?"

The Daily Show just cannot.
Nov. 6, 2014

T-Pain Just Released the Song That Will Redefine His Legacy

T-Pain has always been much more than Auto-Tune, and these days he wants the world to know it.
Nov. 6, 2014
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Nov. 6, 2014

Fracking City USA Just Rebuked the Practice in a Huge Way

Fracking just got fracked.
Nov. 6, 2014

Jennifer Aniston's Latest Role Is an Oscar-Worthy Testament to Real Beauty

Why she doesn't look like the Jennifer Aniston we're used to.
Nov. 6, 2014

Meet the Women Who Are Fighting Back Against Online Harrassment

"These are the sorts of things that drive women offline."
Nov. 6, 2014

4 Empowering Artists That Are Starting a New Chapter in Feminist Art

Artists from all over the world are using their work to highlight the power of women. Sponsored by Cole Haan.
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Nov. 6, 2014

This Video Will Make You Never Want to Ride an Airplane Again

Researchers tracked how a single sneeze spreads throughout a plane, and it won't leave you feeling clean.
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Nov. 6, 2014

12 Important Takeaways to Remember From the 2014 Midterms

Looking back at a landslide election.
Nov. 6, 2014

Should Women Celebrate Mia Love's Gender and Race if She Doesn't?

Mia Love doesn't think her race or gender matter. Here's why she's wrong.
Nov. 6, 2014

If You Love Lorde, You Need to Check Out This Amazing 17-Year-Old

She's about to take over pop music.
Nov. 6, 2014
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Nov. 6, 2014

The Other Historic Loser on Election Day? The NRA

Voters did what politicians wouldn't.
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Nov. 6, 2014

How Politically Biased Is Each Industry? Check These Charts

The answer might surprise you.
Nov. 6, 2014

Last Night's CMAs Proved That There's a Big Revolution in Country Music

The times are changing for women in country.
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Nov. 6, 2014

An Unexpected Company Just Took a Major Stand Against Child Labor

Poisoning. Hazardous working conditions. And that's just one shift.