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Mic launches gaming channel Multiplayer, capitalizing on early successes in gaming content

New channel will serve as ultimate guide to the world of gaming

The UK to open its first sex doll brothel, because men need more ways to objectify women

On its face, the concept is creepy — but it could also have real consequences for human sex workers, and for women.

San Diego and Kentucky attacks show the hypocrisy of how the media covers white assailants

When it comes to violent crimes perpetrated by Muslim or Arab attackers, the media scrutinizes every detail.

Atlanta reporter resigns after saying "nigga" to get scoop on a police brutality video

Can white people say "n*gger"? No. Nope. Never.
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E-book sales plunge as people choose paper books

New figures reveal readers aren't giving up on physical books.

Barry Jenkins' episode of 'Dear White People' is the best TV of 2017 so far

Everyday decisions by the "white people" in 'Dear White People' can actively threaten black lives.

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The UK just had its first day without coal since the Industrial Revolution

The U.K. is celebrating a day without coal while Trump is promising to boost coal mining in the U.S.

This Auburn University student completely shut down white nationalist Richard Spencer

Dozens of students and faculty members protested the event on Tuesday.

More than 800 women are suing NHS for defective transvaginal mesh implants

Many women allege they are suffering from physical pain as well as mental health issues as a result of the implants.
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UK Prime Minister Theresa May calls for early election

Theresa May is looking to strengthen her hand in Brexit negotiations.
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Cadbury Creme Eggs are banned in the US, but here's why you can still buy them

We all s-creme for creme eggs.

Malala's father, Ziauddin Yousafzai, says media is partly to blame for Islamophobia

"It's unfortunate the media spreads Islamophobia."

Sheila Abdus-Salaam was a "trailblazing" judge in NY. Here's why we should #SayHerName.

News of Sheila Abdus-Salaam's death was initially hidden under the trending topic "Hudson River."

White Minnesota man charged with bias-motivated assault for choking Somali cab driver

Zachary Degraw reportedly attacked the driver for fear of what he would do to white women.

70% of millennials in this country own their home — and no, it's not the United States

The majority of young adults in China own homes, trouncing millennials in the U.S., Canada and Australia

Steve Bannon off the National Security Council, report says

There's been a shakeup on the NSC.

Twitter is dragging Pepsi for its ill-conceived Kendall Jenner ad

A lot of people of color were not here for Pepsi's latest ad.

Equal Pay Day 2017 actually falls on different days for white women and people of color

For Latina women, 2017's "real" Equal Pay Day won't arrive for months.

Rachel Dolezal's flawed comparisons of race and gender are the epitome of white privilege

Rachel Dolezal says she has it harder than transgender people.

Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' sets record as top-grossing original screenplay by debut director

'Get Out' has earned more than $150 million at the domestic box office so far.

UK gives revenue from tampon tax to anti-abortion organization

Life, which runs crisis pregnancy centers, will receive a quarter of a million pounds from the tax imposed on sanitary products.

We need to talk about white American terrorism

The attack by James Harris Jackson highlights a centuries-old problem in the United States.

How to rent a home you love for as little money as possible

7 simple steps to snagging your dream apartment or house, getting an amazing deal on rent and signing a fair lease.

Could Brexit affect your money? 3 things you need to know

Here's how the Brexit could affect your wallet.

Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon have some thoughts on that 'Daily Mail' "Legs-it" cover

While Theresa May dismissed the 'Daily Mail' cover as "a bit of fun," Nicola Sturgeon came out more strongly against it.

Sean Spicer scolds African-American reporter: "Stop shaking your head again"

April D. Ryan really gets under the Trump administration's skin.

Sexist 'Daily Mail' cover wonders which female UK leader "won Legs-it"

The British tabloid featured a photo of British PM Theresa May and Scottish FM Nicola Sturgeon in skirt suits.

White man who fatally stabbed a black man in New York City faces terrorism charges

James Harris Jackson was charged with murder as an act of terrorism and murder as a hate crime for fatally stabbing a black man.

Instead of denouncing hate crime murder, Sean Spicer implied conservatives are the victims

Why wouldn't Sean Spicer come out and condemn a racist murder?

White supremacist who stabbed Timothy Caughman to death regrets not killing "a young thug"

Jackson reportedly wished he'd killed one of "these younger guys that put white girls on the wrong path."