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Lance Bass Proposes To Fiancé Michael Turchin Again

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The former NSync-er celebrated the one year anniversary of his proposal to boyfriend Michael Turchin by popping the question a second time, with what appears to be a new engagement ring. Turchin posted a picture of the ring on Instagram...

Lessons From the Celebrity iCloud Photo Breach

Based on initial media reports, it seems that intimate, private photographs from several celebrities' online accounts have been accessed without their consent and widely shared on the Internet. For now, many details about the breach (or breaches) remain unclear. Show More Summary

Celebrity Nudes: At Least We’re Finally Blaming the Hackers, Not Their Victims

Perez Hilton is hardly a poster boy for radical feminism, or even basic empathy. This is a man who’s happily linked to invasive “upskirt” photos of Miley Cyrus; disrespected the privacy of celebrities who’ve opted to stay in the closet;...Show More Summary

“Defiance” recap (2.12 & 2.13): Satan, Your Kingdom Must Come Down

3 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Doc Yewll says goodbye to her wife and the earth says goodbye to New York. The post “Defiance” recap (2.12 & 2.13): Satan, Your Kingdom Must Come Down appeared first on

You can stream After Tiller on PBS this month

If you weren’t able to see After Tiller when it came to select theaters last year, here’s some good news! The powerful documentary about the last few third-trimester abortion providers in the country premiered last night on PBS and will be available for streaming online until October.  The film, which I wrote about here, offers [...]

Best Non-Alcoholic Beverage Companies for Women: Leadership

Mon August 25, 2014 Best Non-Alcoholic Beverage Companies for Women: Leadership By Anna Louie Sussman LEADERSHIP PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi recently told an audience at the Aspen Ideas festival that, in her opinion, women could never "have it all." "You know, stay at home mothering was a full time job. Show More Summary

How Would You Better Engage Boys in the Classroom?

GMP Editors were asked: "You can be the principal of a school for a week. What's one thing you would change to better engage boys in the classroom?" Here are their answers. What's yours? The post How Would You Better Engage Boys in the Classroom? appeared first on The Good Men Project.

The US government can brand you a terrorist based on a Facebook post. We can't let them make up the rules.

The US government's web of surveillance is vast and interconnected. Now we know just how opaque, inefficient and discriminatory it can be. As we were reminded again just this week, you can be pulled into the National Security Agency's database quietly and quickly, and the consequences can be long and enduring. Show More Summary

“Faking It” casts Yvette Monreal as a “hip, edgy lesbian”

3 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Plus Laverne Cox! The post “Faking It” casts Yvette Monreal as a “hip, edgy lesbian” appeared first on

A week to be aware - and to be kind

We still call diaper need a "silent crisis," because many Americans don't know that one in three low-income families struggles to afford clean diapers for their children. But more people are paying attention and taking action every day...Show More Summary

W-ORD Channel 7 News

Cookie Monster team’s up with Last Week Tonight’s John Oliver to bring us the latest news – as long as it has something to do with words. And what is up with the word “abbreviation?” Can’t it be shorter? Be sure to watch the outtakes too.

The Real Hero of the American Story

We spend a lot of time talking about and waiting for a hero to save America -- the next Abe Lincoln or Teddy Roosevelt. That's rubbish. The real heroes in America can be found everywhere, right under our noses. On this Labor Day, I salute my Uncle Joe, one of the hardest working people I know. Show More Summary

They Had Abortions to Further Their Careers, Now They’re Haunted by Their Missing Children

Imagine this scenario:  a woman who graduated from college with top honors finds herself struggling when it comes to climbing the corporate ladder.She feels uncomfortable at work, failing to delegate when appropriate, feeling as if the weight of the entire company is on her overburdened shoulders. The source of the problem could be found in […]

Rescued Primates Need Immigration Reform Too

The Humane Care for Primates Act would give the nonprofit sanctuary sector the opportunity to rescue primates in need and provide them the humane care they would not otherwise receive. And it wouldn't cost the government a thing.       Related Stories Domestic Violence Hurts the Whole Family PAST Act is Past Due Unsporting Bill Shot Down  

32 Teens Escape Tennessee Detention Center, about 9 Still on the Run

A detention center in Nashville, Tenn. is back in relative calm after more than 30 teens escaped Monday, by crawling through a weak spot in a fence at the Woodland Hills Youth Development Center, the Associated Press reports.

Why Illinois is doing booze right

How Chicago's Koval Distillery is building a better food system.

British Rugby Star Zak Hardaker Faces Second Allegation of Anti-Gay Slur

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

British rugby star Zak Hardaker, who was given a five-match ban and fined £300 in June of this year for calling a player a "f--king fag" during the live broadcast of a match, is under investigation again for alleged homophobic...

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