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Aids deaths soar among young due to inadequate health services

Deaths among 10- to 19-year-olds increase by 50%, with women up to three times more likely to get infected, says WHO<p>Millions of young people are at risk of HIV infection because governments are not providing appropriate health services, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO).<p>The failure …

Pictures: Locals Drill for Oil by Hand in Myanmar

Across Myanmar, independent laborers prospect for oil using grueling manual techniques. But as large energy companies eye the newly opened country, the days of drilling for small operators may be numbered.

Macy's Sent a Letter to Rick Perry Urging Him to Veto Equal Pay Bill — Which He Did

Texas State Representative Senfronia Thompson urged people to boycott Macy’s department stores following the Thanksgiving holiday because, as she …

WATCH: Students Stand Up for Bullied Classmate

A group of elementary school students from Bridgewater, Mass., made a heartwarming gesture when they learned one of their schoolmates was being …

Will fake sugars kill you?

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/11/sugar-substitute-sweeteners-safe/<p>article<p>…

RT @walmuerto: #TaxTheRich and The Waltons and hold them accountable. #WalmartElves http://t.co/eLxWmHlfd2

Are Hackers Responsible for Healthcare.gov Website Failures?

Enrollment in the state and federal insurance exchange programs has been a bumpy process for many people, as we’ve mentioned often here at Care2. …

We got high, thousands in Mexico died

America’s failed drug policies — and our insatiable drug appetites — have helped kill innocent people in Mexico<p>Just outside the city of Culiacán, near the northwestern coast of Mexico, sits an impressive new development, a boomtown where construction never stops. It’s a monument to the neoliberal …

The U.S. ranks 26th for life expectancy, right behind Slovenia

Back in the 1970s, Americans typically lived longer than residents of other countries.<p>Not anymore: A new report out this morning from the OECD shows that the United States' average lifespan has fallen one year behind the international average, lower than Canada and Germany, more akin to the Czech …

John Hansen

<i>True Crime, Parenting & Relationships, Biographies & Memoirs</i><p>Publication date: September 21, 2011 - A shocking true story of domestic violence, …

5 Christian Right Delusions and Lies About History

The Christian right is most known for their denial of inconvenient science, but in many respects, they’re just as bad when it comes to the facts of …

Before They Pass Away

With his superb project ‘Before They Pass Away‘, photographer Jimmy Nelson has decided to capture the tribes in the world which their existence are …

WATCH: Bullying Film 'Contest' on Cartoon Network Starring Kyle Dean Massey

The new film about high school bullying, titled <i>Contest</i>, had its world premiere yesterday at the Mill Valley Film Festival, and now the rest of the …

Inside Uganda’s anti-gay evangelical crusade

Director Roger Ross Williams on getting outed in Uganda — and interrupted at the Oscars<p>There are few places on earth as inhospitable to gays as Uganda. The nation is weighing the Anti-Homosexuality Bill, which would punish homosexual acts with draconian punishments.<p>And the situation's only been …

Josh Arrants on Twitter: "Just told one of my Great Danes that the people at the baptist church don't think he has a soul. He was dumbfounded http://t.co/3AeflMoR0V"

Baylor University’s Student Conduct Code Equates Premarital Sex With Rape And Incest

Baylor University, a conservative Baptist school in the heart of Texas, has been attempting to amend its student conduct code to appear to be more …

Chad Sarno on Twitter: "No cuts to Social Security, and that includes "Chained CPI"! #p2 #ctl #uniteblue http://t.co/2MaHb3vWJn"

#DrownYourTown, drown the world

The “flooding” of Richmond, Virginia: using a naive model of ocean-level rise, 45 meters of flooding would wipe out many of the lower lying areas in …

Call Me Ishmael on Twitter: "I'm looking for the MLK quote on how 'every bomb we drop over there also drops over here' http://t.co/lrJnDtuF0z"

New Mexico lawmaker worries teaching yoga in school is state-sponsored religion

A discussion about childrens’ fitness has prompted criticism of a New Mexico state congressman after he expressed his opposition to a physical …

Megachurch pastor defends megamansion as gift from God

A North Carolina megachurch pastor is defending his megamansion as a gift from God.<p>“My wife and I made a decision, and we built a house,” Furtick …

11-Year-Old Blind Girl Belts Breathtaking 'Wrecking Ball' Cover

Move over, Miley — this girl is coming for your spot on the charts.<p>Joyce Jimenez, an 11-year-old from the Philippines, belted out Miley Cyrus' hit …

When should a young writer write for free?

A New York Times op-ed decries “slavery” online. The truth, for emerging writers, is far more complicated.<p>On Sunday, a freelance writer was, presumably, paid for his work; it’s becoming a rare thing. Tim Kreider published an essay in the New York Times dictating that writers ought never write for …

Income inequality causes 43% of projected Social Security shortfall

<b>Upward redistribution</b> of income — what we’ve been calling the “looting of the economy” by the billionaire CEO class — is responsible for at least 43% …

Boy Wanders Onto Stage To Hang Out With Pope Francis

Pope doesn't seem to mind the company. This is super cute.

Steven Singer on Twitter: "USPS delivered 400,000,000 packages for FedEx & UPS last year. #UniteBlue #SavetheUSPS @VanJones68 @rweingarten http://t.co/Hq3mKsDh"

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George Takei on Twitter: "Let's be frank. (Submitted by Pamela Daly) http://t.co/MjULFpPRUC"

#AlwaysSanders on Twitter: "TY Being Liberal for setting the record straight #ShutdownTheGOP #BoehnerShutdown http://t.co/9BorDAVzkW"

The Invisible Boy -helping excluded and rejected students

<b>Trudy Ludwig’s new book, The Invisible Boy, addresses intentional and unintentional social exclusion and is a powerful resource for teachers,</b> …

Empathy

"Ender's Game" author really, really hates gay people. Studio really, really doesn't want you to care