Women Become Experts of Their Own Experiences with #WhyIStayed on Twitter

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Are You Suffering from “Negrophobia”?

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10 Reasons Why I Don’t Need To Follow You on Twitter

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Will Everyone Shut Up Already About How the Nordic Countries Top Every Global Ranking?

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Breaking The Chains

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Criminal Justice, Environmental, Palestinian Movements Should Divest Together

It’s been a hard summer. Climate change contributed to the growth of toxic algae that poisoned the water

Louisiana Residents Warned of Brain-Eating Organism in Water Supply

For the third time in a year, Louisiana residents are being cautioned to watch out for

Lack of toilets blights the lives of 2.5bn people, UN chief warns

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Thoughts on the Death of Michael Brown: The Criminalization of Black Men

Michael Brown of Ferguson, Missouri was shot 6 times (twice in the head), according to the

17 Beliefs About Sexual Assault That Are Dead Wrong

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John Stewart Responds To Fox News Ferguson Coverage

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Ferguson: Ground Zero

Since the shooting death of Mike Brown, his name has sparked international protest and has inspired

Ferguson Through the Eyes of Young People

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Los Angeles to Reduce Arrest Rate in Schools

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What You Should Doodle To Boost Your Creativity

Did your boss ever catch you covering an important memo with Escher-like scribbles? In high school,