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Thanks to Ashley Tieman, mom and former missionary from Okayama, Japan, for this post.For most new parents, the hardest part about having a newborn is adjusting to a demanding new schedule. But for children of foreign parents in Japan, there's a long process to getting your new little one legally registered with Japan and your home country. Show More Summary
Good home design is not just about a perfect product but about process and context, as illustrated in this case through diagrams, videos and photos of how to...
Former South African president, anti-apartheid activist and humanitarian Nelson Mandela died on Thursday at the age of 95.“Our nation has lost its greatest son,” current South African leader Jacob Zuma said in a televised speech announcing the death of the man his followers referred to as Madiba. Show More Summary
Display Title: WATCH: New 'It Gets Better' Campaign Directed Toward Russian LGBT Youth Short Teaser Title: WATCH: New 'It Gets Better' Campaign Directed Toward Russian LGBT Youth The organization that has brought hope to millions of LGBT people around the world responds to Russia’s antigay laws with a new campaign. read more
Somebody needs to be fired. School Strip Seaches Girl Without Parent’s Permission How do you strip search a child without the parent’s permission? According to WRCB: The mother of a 5-year-old girl filed a lawsuit in November against Hamilton County
Zoe Saldana is taking the Beyonce and Jay Z route when it comes to marriage. Zoe Saldana Chooses To Keep Marriage Private You won’t see Zoe’s business plastered all over social media…she knows how to maintain a happy home. According
The It Gets Better Project has launched an international campaign to support Russian LGBT youth and let them know the world is thinking about them, launching the campaign with a video compilation featuring the foundation's international partners expressing their support....
It’s a casting choice that’s long overdue.
“Don’t pose for that photo,” they said. “It could affect your life and job years from now when you least expect it,” they said. Mark Shenton (pictured), chief theater critic for the The Guardian‘s Sunday Express, learned the hard way this week how those unsavory photos you’re posting online can come back to haunt you. […]
While another Thanksgiving has come and gone, we need not only give thanks on the last Thursday in November. As a policy at SEEKHO, an educational organization I founded in rural India, every day is Thanksgiving. Before we start planning,...Show More Summary
Cj Swaby interviews artist and athlete Jaime Medina Jimenez on homelessness, health and the power of art.
Travel Grants for Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture From the FLP mailbox, this notice of grants for travel to the Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture at Duke: The Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture, part of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors
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It's been a rough week for the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). The "corporate bill mill" group's annual States & Nation meeting was overshadowed by damaging evidence of misconduct revealed by The Guardian. And it just...Show More Summary
Display Title: WATCH: Lesbians Explain How Lesbians Have Sex - with Visual Aids! Short Teaser Title: WATCH: Lesbians Explain How Lesbians Have Sex - with Visual Aids! How did we never see that Hungry, Hungry Hippo is just like lesbian sex? read more
Does Bill O’Reilly think that marriage equality is part of the “secular progressive” agenda that includes the War on Christmas? Yes. Does Bill O’Reilly think that marriage equality has merit legally. Yes. Does Bill O’Reilly think that marriage equality is the same as marrying a duck? Yes. Does Bill O’Reilly allow that he doesn’t “feel […]
The images on the desktop of your computer are not icons. The prophets were icons. The great moral leaders of the 20th century -- people like Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King and like Mother Teresa -- were icons. And in that vaunted...Show More Summary
“I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.” The world may be full of cunts, but it only takes a few good people such as the beloved Madiba to make life worthwhile. Many will miss the person of Nelson Mandela, but it will be a […]
Women in the Media: A Year in Review Via Upworthy, here. H/T Joan Gaylord. -Bridget Crawford Feminist Law Professors