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23 Inspiring Feminist Digital Campaigns That Changed the World

Amazing feminists are using the Internet to change the world we live in. Here's a tribute to the incredible online victories worth celebrating.
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The 11 Best 2014 Olympic Uniforms From Around the World

There are some real gems.
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13 Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs Are Rebuilding the City of Detroit

There's hope yet for the Motor City.

Disturbing Video Shows Extremist Group Taking Gay-Bashing in Russia to a New Level

"Occupy Pedophilia" might best be described as semi-legal, neo-Nazis who are targeting, humiliating and sometimes brutally beating Russia's gay population.

10 Gorgeous Quotes About Love You Won't See on a Hallmark Valentine's Day Card

How to say "I love you," without the clichés.
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12 Ridiculously Photogenic Olympic Athletes (and Teams)

They make the rest of us feel inadequate.
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This Map Shows the Number of Gold Medals Every State Has Won

And bragging rights belong to ...
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The Average Temperature in Sochi Is 50 Degrees. Welcome to the Subtropical Olympics

The 2014 Winter Olympics will be like having Christmas in the Caribbean.
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5 Times You Gave Money to Organized Crime Without Realizing It

Buy any avocados recently?
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Bank of America Just Sent One of the Internet's Biggest Feminist Writers This Letter

She's used to feminst trolls, but has never seen anything quite like this.

Turns Out 'Mean Girls' Was Almost Rated R for a Totally Sexist Reason

God forbid anyone under 17 ever has to hear the word "vagina."
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22 Behind-the-Scene Instagram Photos From Team USA You Won't See on TV

America has invaded Russia. This is what it looks like.
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When Did Fried Chicken Become a Symbol of Racism?

A California high school found out the hard way.
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Watch: Pharrell's "Happy" is Going Viral in Tunisia, Inspiring Hope For Country's Future

Try to watch without wanting to join in on the dancing.
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If You Think Sochi Made Promises It Won't Keep, Look at What These Places Said

Sorry, Putin. Olympic optimism only goes so far.
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In Grand Irony, a 'Lesbian' Pop Duo Opened the Sochi Olympic Games

So much for no "gay propaganda" at these Olympics.

Follow These 10 Olympian Instagrams for the Best Behind-the-Scenes Look at Sochi

Your best shot for a filtered, firsthand look into the world of an Olympian in the heart of Mother Russia.
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Poll Finds That Americans Like Raising the Minimum Wage More Than Capitalism

Or gay marriage, or marijuana legalization or...

7 GIFS That Prove Queen Rania of Jordan is the "Princess Diana of the Middle East"

"If one girl with courage is a revolution, imagine what feats we can achieve together."
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Make No Mistake: After Sochi, Putin's Coming for Ukraine

Moscow won't give up Ukraine without a fight.
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Is Sochi Really the "Hellscape" Journalists Have Made It Out to Be? Here's the Real Story.

Sochi doesn't really seem like an Olympic paradise, does it?

The Mars Curiosity Rover Looked Up to the Night Sky and Snapped This Stunning Photo of Earth

The photo is provocative, and a stunning reminder of our fragile place in the universe.

The Powerful Pro-LGBT Olympics Anthem That Putin Needs to See

A Norwegian pop star is taking down Russia's horrible anti-LGBT laws with this irresistibly danceable pro-LGBT anthem called "Russian Kiss."

'Humans of New York' Is Reinventing Museum-Worthy Art in the Digital Age

This project will inspire you, one stunning photo at a time.
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Teens Are on LinkedIn and Freaking About Their Careers

Recent study says 42% of high school students are worried about the poor economy.

Watch: Unbelievable Avicii Cover Performed in Igloo Using Instruments Made of Ice

Music has always been about being cool, but the Swedish town of Luleå has taken that concept to a new extreme.
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Massive Protests Have Erupted in Bosnia. Here's Why.

These have been the worst days since Bosnia's bloody conflict in 1995.

Watch: A First-Hand Look at Tearing Down a Slope at Sochi

As close as most of us will ever get to Olympic glory.
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What if Facebook as a Company Had a "Look Back" Video? This is What it Would Be.

Here's what the last 10 years of Facebook might have been best summed up if it had turned the looking glass on itself rather than your posts.
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AOL CEO Slashes Retirement, Blames Obamacare and Women for Having Babies

Tim Armstrong destroys employee morale in one conference call.
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New York Giants Get Super Bowl Victory Ticker-Tape Parade, But Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans Don't?

There are no plans for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars to receive a New York City ticker-tape parade, and wrongly so.