Chechnya Can No Longer Deny Its Anti-Gay Purge Now That This Witness Has Stepped Forward A Chechnya witness has stepped forward with his harrowing tale of torture and detainment, pressuring the Russian republic to face up to its grisly actions Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Indian government ordered diesel generators and a power plant in Delhi to be shut down on Tuesday as air quality in the capital deteriorated ahead of the Hindu festival of lights, when a night of firecrackers sends pollution levels rocketing.
On Monday night, the new ABC medical drama series, The Good Doctor, told the story of a woman with a high-risk pregnancy determined to give birth to her baby despite doctors’ recommendations that she abort. The episode ended, against all odds, with a successful, life-affirming outcome. How refreshing, in an age when pro-abortion storylines are […]
Catholic Cardinal Oswald Gracias of India recently preached a strong message about the battle between the culture of life and culture of death in the world today. Gracias, the Archbishop of Bombay and the head of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences, spoke about abortion, euthanasia and other family issues addressed in Pope Francis’s “Amoris […]
A social media network analysis performed by Rewire shows the Family Research Council's messages are resonating with other factions of the far right that explicitly endorse and advocate white supremacist views. The post New Analysis Shows Supporters of Family Research Council Embrace White Supremacy and Neo-Nazism appeared first on Rewire.
Nearly a month after Hurricane Maria, many people on Puerto Rico are still without clean drinking water and have resorted to wells on a contaminated site
“If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.”—Jim RohnThere are two things you need to ensure before starting to read this: the first is the conviction that you really want to be your own boss, the second… The post Hire Your Boss! appeared first on The Good Men Project.
You Must Remember This, which focuses on the “secret and forgotten histories of Hollywood’s first century,” is the podcast that keeps on giving. Karina Longworth’s new season focuses on horror icons Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff — two titans of terror who dominated the screen during Universal Studios’ golden era. Lugosi was a Hungarian immigrant […]
Jeffrey Frank on the ways in which Trump is trying to ruin various U.S. institutions, and on the Republicans who openly oppose him, such as Senator Bob Corker.
A new study linking paleoclimatology—the reconstruction of past global climates—with historical analysis by researchers at Yale and other institutions shows a link between environmental stress and its impact on the economy, political stability, and war-fighting capacity of ancient Egypt.
This thick and stubby flashlight packs a super bright Cree XM-L2 U2 light source that cranks out up to 1020 lumens, making it visible from more than three football fields away. It runs on four standard AA batteries, and includes a holster and diffuser filter.
[Content Note: Rape culture; descriptions of sexual assault at links.]Lauren Holly is the latest actor to publicly disclose having been assaulted by Harvey Weinstein. At the link is a description of what happened, which is very similar to stories other women have shared. Show More Summary
Faye Wattleton, who was president of Planned Parenthood from 1987 to 1992, spoke with W magazine recently about the abortion giant’s 101st anniversary Monday. Wattleton said that she “would like to think that where we have tried to lead is that we’ve tried to say that this is about liberation for women,” but also went […]
Sunday Funday got its ante upped on Pride Weekend. The weekly indoor-outdoor festivities at Ten on the corner of 10th Street and Piedmont Avenue became a hub for the annual Atlanta Pride Parade.
Mariko Mckittrick and her mother, Akiko Yamaguchi, transform a commercial property in Leimert Park into Marikoko, a welcoming, stylish boutique.
Defending champion Chris Froome can expect a stern challenge from Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin in next year's Tour de France. Froome is chasing a record-equaling fifth victory to move level with Belgian great Eddy Merckx, French riders Jacques Anquetil and Bernard Hinault, and Spanish great Miguel...
KTLA reports: A man accused of torturing his girlfriend’s 8-year-old son to death killed the child because he thought the boy was gay, a Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office prosecutor said during opening statements Monday. Aguirre, 32, is charged with murder with a special circumstance of torture. Show More Summary
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“The only charge they made was that I was gay,” says Maxim Lapunov.
Fans of all things Craftsman, prepare to swoon over the latest Craftsman Weekend Oct. 26-29, a celebration of Pasadena’s unique contributions to the American Arts and Crafts movement. The 40th event, sponsored by the nonprofit preservation group Pasadena Heritage, will include tours of significant...