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Hillary’s Victory Party Set For NYC’s Javits Center

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

Politico reports: Hillary Clinton’s election night celebration will be at the Jacob K. Javits Center on the West Side of Manhattan. Clinton’s campaign sent out a “save the date” to offices on Capitol Hill alerting lawmakers and their...Show More Summary

A Lawsuit Challenges Utah’s Ban on Students and Teachers Saying Nice Things About Gay People

Utah law prohibits the “advocacy of homosexuality”—including so much as a positive reference to gay people—in “any course or class” at public or charter schools, while banning student groups that promote LGBTQ tolerance. Is this legal?...Show More Summary

Racism is Very Alive and Well, But Not According to Lil Wayne

"There is no such thing as racism," says Lil Wayne. The post Racism is Very Alive and Well, But Not According to Lil Wayne appeared first on The Good Men Project.

21 Incredible Articles from Survival Spot Blog

Wow has it already been that long? Today marks the 8 year anniversary that our survival blog has been online and delivering quality, unique content to our readers on every survival and preparedness related topic you can think of. WeShow More Summary

US Smart Meter Deployments to Hit 70M in 2016, 90M in 2020

Smart meters are now the rule, rather than the exception, for U.S. electric utilities. According to a new report from the Edison Foundation, a utility-funded think tank, the country had installed 65 million smart meters as of 2015, and...Show More Summary

GTM Research Launches Grid Edge Data Hub, an Online Data Service

Today, GTM Research launches an online data service, the Data Hub, as a supplement to its market research services. Containing market and technical data across 10 grid edge market segments, this data visualization tool provides access...Show More Summary

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Everyone loves the lady-stoner, just as long as she’s white.  The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is calling on the Department of Justice to investigate alleged law enforcement abuses at protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Inside the Apache fight against development that helped inspire Standing Rock. Abortion is health care, so why aren’t crowdfunding sites treating […]

Amber Tamblyn On The Power Of Seeing Women As Human

Amber Tamblyn wants the world to rethink the language we use to describe women. In a powerful essay published Wednesday morning for Glamour, the 33-year-old actress revealed that she’s pregnant with a baby girl. The news, she wrote,Show More Summary

Photo of the Day

[Photo: Michael Davidson for Hillary For America | October 24, Miami]This election means so much to so many people. ?

Mormon Church Tells Gay People ‘We Want You to Know We Love You’ on New Website

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

You can be Mormon and gay says the LDS Church on a new website, though there has been no change in its draconian policy toward gay people. The Guardian reports: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) published a new website called Morm… Read The post Mormon Church Tells Gay People ‘We Want You to Know We Love You’ on New Website appeared first on Towleroad.

Hillary Clinton Jokes About Her 'Death Row Records' Fashion Inspiration

“I think Death Row and a lot of other fashion sources have influenced my look” - A thing Hillary Clinton said — Colin Jones (@colinjones) October 26, 2016 Politicians do a lot to engage our nation’s youth. They join Snapchat. Show More Summary

10 Transgender Soldiers Have Come Forward Since Ban Lifted

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

There are between 2,500 and 7,000 transgender service members in active duty.

Innovation Alone Won't Change Habits

By Irani Arráiz Irani Arráiz leads the impact evaluations of many MIF projects, including projects that are designed to increase the competitiveness of businesses in Latin America. She has a PhD in economics from the University of Maryland and an MBA from IESA in Caracas, Venezuela. I like observing people. Show More Summary

Simi Valley police search for man they say tried to kidnap 13-year-old girl

Police said Wednesday they are searching for a man who tried to abduct a 13-year-old girl after she got off a bus in a Simi Valley neighborhood earlier this week.  Detectives released photos of the man from the bus’ surveillance camera in hopes that the public could help identify him. The attempted...

Trump-Clinton polls tell a story, but not the one that counts

To read some coverage of the presidential race, the election is already in the late Chick Hearn’s refrigerator, with the lights out, the butter getting hard and the Jell-O jiggling. I’m as attuned to the polling trends as the next political junkie. But having watched how the contest between Donald...

'Strong odor' of alcohol on bodies of Jose Fernandez and two friends after boat crash

A search warrant affidavit says the bodies of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and two of his friends had a strong odor of alcohol on them when they were recovered by divers following a boat crash off Miami Beach. The warrant released by the Miami-Dade state attorney's office Wednesday also says...

For first time, U.S. abstains in U.N. vote to lift Cuba embargo

The United States abstained Wednesday for the first time from an annual vote at the United Nations calling for lifting the U.S. trade embargo against Cuba, a resolution Washington had always adamantly opposed. The abstention was another step marking the end of more than 50 years of official U.S....

How Does the Transgender Community Feel About Laverne Cox's Frank N. Furter?

How do transgender people in the Quora community feel about Laverne Cox starring in the new Rocky Horror Picture Show? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with...Show More Summary

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