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YWCA CEO Shares Insights On Race And Gender Equality

One of the greatest things about being a journalist is that you get to meet some truly extraordinary people. When you interview someone, and get inside their heart and mind, you get a unique opportunity to see who they really are and what they really stand for. In my 20+ years in the field, I have had the opportunity to meet a vast range of people. Show More Summary

No, Trump’s Inauguration Isn’t Banning the Women’s March From the Lincoln Memorial

There’s been a lot of handwringing this week about the Women’s March on Washington, a rally set for the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration. The event, which attracted tens of thousands of Facebook responses before it even had an organizing team, was originally supposed to take place at the Lincoln Memorial. Show More Summary

11 Black Athletes & Celebs Who Took A Stand Against Injustice In 2016

2016 marked another year marred by social injustices ? from the Flint water crisis to a string of fatal police shootings, among others. Such events served as a rallying call for some of our favorite entertainers and sports figures. Here...Show More Summary

Former ambassador: Trudeau’s de-emphasis on religion in foreign policy leaves Canada with ‘blind spot’

Andrew Bennett told the Senate Committee on Human Rights that allies are puzzled by the country's diminished focus on religious freedom.

Famed moral theologians urge Pope Francis to renounce ‘misuses’ of Amoris Laetitia

Two influential professors are asking Pope Francis to correct 'misuses' of the exhortation.

Lindsey Vonn’s Video Shows She Has No Problem Doing Pull-Ups With A Broken Arm

When she said she was returning to the slopes “as soon as possible,” she wasn’t kidding.

Gay Republican Fights to Revoke Mormon Church’s Tax-Exempt Status

Gay Republican Fights to Revoke Mormon Church’s Tax-Exempt Status Gay Republican activist Fred Karger wants the IRS to revoke the Mormon Church's tax-exempt status, but history shows us that it's a longshot. Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!

Study finds capuchin monkeys produce sharp stone flakes similar to tools

(Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo) In a study published in Nature, researchers describe that rock fragments produced unintentionally today by primates in Serra da Capivara National Park in Brazil resemble tools made deliberately 2.6 million years ago by ancestors of humans.

How 'Westworld' has uncomfortably reflected our world

“What just happened?” The query was raised via an on-screen prompt following the confusing Season 1 finale of HBO’s “Westworld.” Perplexed viewers were then directed to a website where they could get some answers.   But that question has also been ruminating in our collective consciousness since...

Microsoft Celebrates Diversity With New Campaign (Watch)

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

"We wanted to lift people up and remind them that ordinary people can make a difference."

Exploring the evolutionary history of the immune system

(Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin) Researchers from Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin have found that human ALOX15 appears to have developed a much higher capacity to stimulate the production of these lipid mediators than the enzyme variant found in lower primates.

Low-wage earners and far-right skeptics united in criticism of Andrew Puzder for Labor secretary

As a cook at a Carl’s Jr. restaurant in Santa Monica, Rogelio Hernandez, 71, has been flipping burgers for more than two decades. He said his wages have remained stagnant for years, though he did receive a raise of 25 cents an hour a month ago to $11.75 an hour.  “Everybody is struggling,” he said...

Thirty-three states (and D.C.) are cutting CO2 all the way to the bank.

The decoupling of economic growth from CO2 emissions shows that it is indeed possible to cut pollution without harming the economy.

Letters: Rams' fans have one question about Jeff Fisher's extension: Why?

Wow, this fake news epidemic has now hit our Rams. But this one is really unbelievable. I mean, seriously who would ever believe that the Rams have actually given Jeff Fisher a contract extension? Greg Nersesyan North Hollywood  :: That thud you heard was the bottom dropping out of Rams season-ticket...

ARIZONA: Diocese Of Phoenix To Host Ex-Gay Training On How Not To Commit Hot Sweaty Gay Sodomy

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via press release from Christian Newswire: The Diocese of Phoenix and Courage International will host the upcoming Truth and Love conference. The goal is to offer sound practical and pastoral guidance on the topics of homosexuality and sexual identity. Show More Summary

Carbon Fiber Coasters

The perfect gift for gearheads, Centri Designs‘ coasters are made from real 3K twill carbon fiber. They’re insanely slim at just 1mm thick, yet still more durable than steel. Available in sets of 2 or 4 coasters.

Chill Out with DC Comics’ Coolest Villains

Captain Cold The second most popular cold-based villain in the DCU. A long-time foe of the Flash and leader of The Rogues. Really just a bank robber in a parka with a freeze gun but he’s interesting because he has sometimes been portrayed as having a sense of honor. Cryonic Man Similar to Mister Freeze, Cryonic Man […]

Chelsea Manning Is Running Out Of Time

Transparency activist Chelsea Manning has already spent more time behind bars than any other whistleblower in U.S. history. She’s been systematically mistreated, subjected to torture, and denied access to desperately needed health care while serving a 35 year sentence in an all-male military prison. Show More Summary

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