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11 Months After Marijuana Legalization, Here's What's Happening to Mexican Cartels

There's never been a better reason to legalize it.

The Story of How Lorde Became Famous Will Make You Appreciate Her Success Even More

Because real art is all about taking risks on raw talent.

This Weekend Marked One of the Biggest Tragedies in U.S. History — and No One Even Cared

It's a tragedy that a nation so celebrated for its commitment to democracy would pretend this never happened.
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Watch Jon Stewart Tear Apart Fox News' Coverage of Ferguson

This is why he’s a national treasure.
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Britain Just Banned 9 Sex Acts From Its Porn

Because apparently female ejaculation is a crime.
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One Dazzling Video Reminds Us Just How Little Beauty Standards Really Matter

Why we don't need to change a thing about the way we look.
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California Is Taking a Powerful Stand Against One of the Worst Kinds of Pornography

Let's hope more states follow this example.
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What White People Get So Wrong About Black Crime, in One Chart

This is irresponsible and dismissive.

If Ferguson Made You Angry, You Need to Watch This New York Grand Jury

#BlackLivesMatter goes beyond Ferguson.
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The 8 Best Films of 2014 That We'll Be Talking About During Oscars Season

They're all worthy of cinema's highest honor.
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Think Race Doesn't Matter in the Ferguson Decision? Check This Chart

The first step to repairing a rift is admitting it exists in the first place.

The Killers Just Released the Christmas Song of the Year

Meet Joel, the lump of coal.

The Best New iPhone App Lets You Hack Your Dreams

Sponsored by Cadillac | This isn't your average dream catcher.
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Watch Terry Crews Send a Powerful Message on What It Means to Be a Man in 2014

His words reveal the dark side of American masculinity.
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One Tweet Sums Up Everything Wrong With St. Louis Police

They've somehow managed to hit a new low.

42 Years After Roe V. Wade, Here's How Out of Control the Abortion Rate Is In America

And don't let politicians tell you otherwise.
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Texas Is About to Perform Its Most Controversial Execution Yet

It's up to the federal courts now.
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9 Powerful Photos Show All That the Pope Accomplished in 2014

This Pope is truly different.
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What Your College Major Says About You, According to Psychology

Sometimes, the hardest choices come naturally.
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Why the St. Louis Rams' "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" Matters More Than You Think

"They may be under contract to play football, but greater than that, they have a right to care about humanity."

Red Bull Isn't Just a Drink — It's the Future of the Music Industry

It's given the indie music scene wings.
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Fast-Food Workers in 150 Cities Will Strike This Week for a $15 Hourly Wage

The latest in a series of protests.
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New Poll Finds Something Surprising About Race and Climate Change

Climate change will affect people differently, and the public senses it.

7 Colorado Towns Just Voted to Take Down the Tyranny of Cable Companies

The rest of the country should take note.

The Darkest Side of the Internet, in One Chart

The Internet isn't all cats and GIFs.