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A ‘Big Lebowski’ Themed Bar and Grill Becomes the First Restaurant in Small Iowa Town

Joel and Ethan Coen may have shot down any remaining speculation on the possibility of a sequel to The Big Lebowski — but that doesn’t mean other people won’t attempt their own ways of rehashing its themes, tropes and jokes.  …Read ...

West Virginia Town Passes LGBT Inclusive Non-Discrimination Ordinance

Earlier this week, Lewisburg, West Virginia, added sexual orientation and gender identity to the city’s non-discrimination law. The addition prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity in employment...Show More Summary

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Today is the anniversary of Yusor, Razan, and Deah’s murders in Chapel Hill last year: learn about #OurThreeWinners and their legacy from their closest friends and then read Mahroh on how we continue to ignore white violence against Muslim women. Show More Summary

Is Everything Really Worth Knowing?

Are there times when a man's ignorance is acceptable, or even necessary? The post Is Everything Really Worth Knowing? appeared first on The Good Men Project.

‘Homeland’ Creator Gideon Raff Leads PETA’s Congressional Briefing on Animal-Free Military Training

It’s a real-life military drama: On Wednesday, Gideon Raff—the Emmy Award–winning executive producer of hit TV shows Homeland, Dig, and Tyrant and an Israel Defense Forces combat veteran—joined PETA... The post ‘Homeland’ Creator Gideon Raff Leads PETA’s Congressional Briefing on Animal-Free Military Training appeared first on PETA.

Zika Virus Could Thrive in Florida’s Monkey Facilities Amid the Swamps

With the number of confirmed Zika virus cases mounting in Florida and Gov. Rick Scott’s declaration of a state of emergency in the affected counties, PETA sent an urgent... The post Zika Virus Could Thrive in Florida’s Monkey Facilities Amid the Swamps appeared first on PETA.

U.S. Couple Jailed in Kuwait; Family Suspects Homophobia to Blame

Monique Coverson's relatives say she and partner Larissa Joseph have been convicted and jailed on trumped-up drug charges because they're lesbians.

One Day Your Automobile May Run on Air

An attack on global warming? Carbon dioxide may one day run your automobile There’s a great deal of discussion about greenhouse gases, usually about how detrimental they are. Now, there is positive news. For the first time, scientists have shown that carbon dioxide can be removed from...

Kim Davis Is FINALLY Allowing Deputies To Issue Marriage Licenses To Gay Couples

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

A federal judge has declared Kim Davis is obeying orders and allowing marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples.

BD Wong Is Strange, Candice Bergen To Return To TV: BRIEFS

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

BD Wong reveals his Hugo Strange look, and Candice Beren will return to series TV.

Australian Health Insurance Commercial Does Inclusion Right, Shuts Down The Haters

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

An Australian health insurance company has launched an inclusive commercial featuring diverse families including gay moms and dads.

Barack Obama Pushes FDA to Allow Scientists to Create Three-Parent Embryos

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama made a move this week that brings to light his support for scientific research involving the destruction of human life to create three-parent embryos. Pro-life U.S. Congressman Chris Smith’s office...Show More Summary

Daily 2 Cents: Humanoids in Silver Suits -- 'You can call me Mogay' -- Giant Bird Witnessed in Florida

Humanoids in Silver SuitsRush City. MN - 9/7/1979: I was about 15 or so when I was outside playing basketball by myself. It was right before dusk. I had this odd feeling like I was being watched. It was strong it wouldn't go away. So I kept looking around. Show More Summary

Remembering Natasha McKenna: A Promise Unfulfilled

Do you know the name Natasha McKenna? You may have heard her name and her story, and been outraged. You may have heard it once or twice last year amid the alarming list of other names of those who died at the hands of law enforcement. Show More Summary

BREAKING: Carly Fiorina leaves the presidential race

'Do not listen to anyone who says you have to vote a certain way or for a certain candidate because you're a woman. That is not feminism,' she told young women in her exit statement.

State senator’s comments cause transgender backlash

'I'm sorry if you're so twisted you don't even know who you are.'

What If Fred Hampton Had Not Been Killed?

At a vigil, Chicagoans take to the streets to call for an end to the violence. (PHOTO, John W. Fountain) CHICAGO--I drove down Fred Hampton's old block the other morning on the city's West Side and I pondered where "we" might be had Fred not died. Show More Summary

Cumrun Vafa on Demystifing a Result of Stephen Hawking

Credit: Hayward Photography With the goal of harnessing the untapped potential of Iranian-Americans, and to build the capacity of the Iranian diaspora in effecting positive change in the U.S. and around the world, the West Asia Council...Show More Summary

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