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Dec. 3, 2014

#CrimingWhileWhite Brilliantly Destroys Law Enforcement's Racial Double Standard

A powerful hashtag illustrates just how different the criminal justice system treats white and black Americans.
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Dec. 3, 2014

The Netherlands Just Did Something to Fight Its Drug Problem That the U.S. Would Never Do

And it's about time we followed their example.
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Dec. 3, 2014

One Week After Ferguson, the NYPD Cop Who Killed Eric Garner Just Got Off Scot-Free

Once again, a cop gets away with killing a black man.
Dec. 3, 2014

7 Unexpected Reasons Marrying Young Might Be the Best Decision You Ever Made

Getting hitched when you're young has its perks.
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Dec. 3, 2014
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Dec. 3, 2014

Melissa McCarthy's New Clothing Line Is Doing What All Other Fashion Brands Should

And it could start a fashion revolution.
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Dec. 3, 2014

Eric Garner's Last Words Were So Much More Than a Final Plea for Air

An entire generation is gasping for air.
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Dec. 3, 2014

This Is the Latest Bizarre Trend Going Viral With Women

And it's for a very good reason.
Dec. 3, 2014

Spotify Just Announced the Most Popular Music of 2014, and We Should Be Ashamed

It's clear we have lost our way as a music-listening public.
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Dec. 3, 2014

7 Mind-Bending Mysteries That Neuroscientists Are on the Verge of Solving

Sponsored by GE | Brain scientists are tackling life's eternal mysteries — and they're making progress.
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Dec. 3, 2014

What Eric Garner's Death Reveals About America, in 9 Tweets

“The system cannot fail those it was never designed to protect.”
Dec. 3, 2014

The 8 Worst Mansplainers of 2014

Dudes, we beg of you: keep it to yourself.
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Dec. 3, 2014

The Definitive Answer to What Sleep Deprivation Is Actually Doing to You

It's scary enough to keep you up at night.
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Dec. 3, 2014

One Congressman Had the Worst Possible Response to the Eric Garner Decision

It isn't just tone-deaf — it's wrong.
Dec. 3, 2014
Dec. 3, 2014

How the "First Date" Has Changed in Every Decade Through History

The idea of a picture-perfect "classic first date" is bullsh*t, historically.
Dec. 3, 2014

Lana Del Rey May Have Just Earned Herself an Oscar

It's time the Academy gave her the credit she deserves.
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Dec. 3, 2014

Australia Just Did Something to Fight Misogynistic Video Games That the U.S. Never Would

Young people deserve so much better than this.
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Dec. 3, 2014

These Are the Most Important People of 2014 — And You've Probably Never Heard Their Names

Proof that you don't have to be on the cover of a magazine to change the world.
Dec. 3, 2014
Dec. 3, 2014

Here’s How Anonymous Is Taking Down the Florida City That Thinks Homelessness Is a Crime

The hacktivist group has found its new target.
Dec. 3, 2014

Young Women's Response to Men's Criticism of Their Appearance Deserves a Standing Ovation

Because the only thing that's ugly is sexism.
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Dec. 3, 2014

America's Police Killing Problem Is Worse Than You Probably Imagined

Unjustified civilian deaths didn't start with Michael Brown.
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Dec. 3, 2014
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Dec. 3, 2014

8 Big Reasons Legalized Weed Had the Best Year Ever

Pot is finally going mainstream.
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Dec. 3, 2014

One Map Reveals the Most Corrupt Nations in the World

No nation is perfect — but some countries are so much better than others.
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Dec. 3, 2014

One Senator Wants to Release the Entire CIA Torture Report. Here's Why He Should.

Sen. Mark Udall is our last, best hope.
Dec. 3, 2014
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Dec. 3, 2014

The 7 Biggest Victories for LGBT Rights in 2014

Let's hope 2015 is even better.
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Dec. 3, 2014

Intense Photos From Sierra Leone Capture the Ebola Crisis the World Virtually Forgot

Just because the U.S. isn't worried doesn't mean the problem is over.
Dec. 3, 2014
Dec. 3, 2014

One Comic Depicts the Greatest Moment Hip-Hop Has Ever Known

And if it had never happened, hip-hop may never have made it outside NYC.
Dec. 3, 2014

Relive the Best Films of 2014 With This Amazing Supercut

The best of the year in less than 13 minutes.
Dec. 3, 2014

Mary J. Blige Just Released an Anti-Domestic Abuse Video That Everyone Needs to See

It's a realness largely missing in music today.
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Dec. 3, 2014

Does Mubarak's Release Mean the Arab Spring Was a Total Failure?

Checking in on the Arab Spring, nearly four years later.
Dec. 3, 2014

Vincent Van Gogh's Letters to His Brother Contain Life Advice Everyone Should Follow

Wise words from one of the world's most celebrated artists.
Dec. 3, 2014

Science Reveals Shoppers Have One Big Lesson to Learn From Monkeys

Turns out we've been doing it all wrong.
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Dec. 3, 2014

One Chart Shows Why There Was Never Going to Be Justice for Eric Garner

Police literally get away with murder more often than not.
Dec. 3, 2014

Your Next Favorite Zombie Movie Is Only 7 Minutes Long

A quick fix for your "Walking Dead" withdrawal.