The Tampon Commercial Every Woman Wishes She'd Seen as a Kid

Your first period doesn't have to be terrible.

9 Facts Shatter the Biggest Stereotypes About People Who Are Fat

It's time we treat people of all sizes with respect.

A Look Through Iggy Azalea's Digital Past Reveals Something Everyone's Overlooking

Just because she tops the charts doesn't mean she's a good influence on America.

When Is a Woman to Blame for Rape? Check This Chart

Let this clear it up once and for all.

The First, Hilarious 'Dear White People' Trailer Has Arrived

This is a serious Hollywood win.

15 Powerful Photos That Challenge Society's Bias Against Redheads

The world's largest sperm bank stopped accepting donations from redheads in 2011. Here's why they're wrong.

How Iceland Became the Most Feminist Country in the World

Ladies, pack your bags.

Watch a Fox News Host Perfectly Shut Down Dick Cheney's Criticism of Obama

The former vice president gets a history lesson from an unexpected source.

A Tiny Pacific Nation Has an Alarming Message for the Rest of the World

The question is: Will the international community listen?

Watch These 14 Indie Artists Now, Because YouTube Is About to Remove Them for Good

The Internet giant wants to make you pay — and will take down some of our greatest indie music if you don't.

A New Barbie Is Here to Shatter Stereotypes of Women in Tech

She's breaking down barriers and defying stereotypes.

Japan Brought an End to Gun Violence by Doing What The U.S. Won't

America, it's time for a lesson.

This Powerful Brazillian Song Should Be the Real Anthem of the World Cup

Instead of that horrendous Pitbull track.

Hillary Clinton Just Made a Bold Statement About Gun Control in America

This could be a big risk ahead of her potential presidential bid in 2016.

According to NASA, the Earth Just Set a Stunning New Record

This is bad news for the planet.

New York Just Took a Big Step in the Wrong Direction For Marijuana Legalization

So much for all the progress this year.

There's a Radical Way the U.S. Can Create 10 Million Jobs — But Congress Won't Do It

Republicans and Democrats agree on something! It's still not happening, though.

Why Tens of Thousands of Rape Kits Were Never Tested in the U.S. — Until Now

This could bring justice to thousands.

The One Player Most Likely to Dominate the World Cup Is Off to a Brilliant Start

The world's most dangerous goal-scorer all but eliminated England on Thursday.

New Study Reveals World Peace Is on the Decline — And It's Only Getting Worse

The 21st century might be the most civilized age in human history, but the past seven years have taken a great toll.

NASA’s Saturn Flyby Reveals the Hidden Terrain of the Planet's Largest Moon

It's the most Earth-like body we've encountered in our solar system.

I Just Turned 25. Here's Why I'm Running for Federal Office.

It's time for other young people to do the same.

Obama to Send 300 Military Advisers to Iraq

Obama also noted that "targeted, precise military action in Iraq" was "still an option."

Canada Just Took a Huge Leap Forward in Protecting Internet Privacy

Our neighbors to the north are beating us to the punch.

Glenn Beck's Assessment of the Crisis in Iraq Is the Total Opposite of What You'd Expect

One of America's top conservative pundits just upended the conventional political wisdom.

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