Gabriella Norton

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India's first openly gay prince has an important message about homosexuality

Manvendra Singh Gohli is famous for being the first gay Indian prince to come out publicly. In a new video made by online LGBT rights platform Come …

Disney, Say Yes to Queer Characters

It’s time for Disney to stop tiptoeing around inclusion.<p>Over the weekend, <i>Girl Meets World</i> actress—and self-avowed intersectional feminist—Rowan …

Another reason Hillary should be nervous: Bernie’s backing by MoveOn.org proves she’s lost young progressives

Bernie’s endorsement by MoveOn.org shows just how lukewarm liberals are about the prospect of a Clinton nomination<p>Bernie Sanders is on a roll. On Sunday, a poll was released showing him neck and neck with Hillary Clinton in Iowa and New Hampshire, the first two primary states. Sanders was expected …

It wasn’t until the films that the image of each of these characters solidified in people’s minds as a certain race or ethnicity, and that, argues <b>site member Hawwa</b>, is why some people are now so astounded at the casting of Noma Dumezweni to play Hermione in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. If you …

Books

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Refuses to Play on Turf

After more than a year of arguments with FIFA about the safety of turf fields, the U.S. women’s national soccer team is taking a stand against what …

The whole point of school is to teach us things – and that includes religion

By all means include atheism in the curriculum, but our children need to know the basics of faith as well – and I'm a non-believer<p>It was a nun called Sister Barbara who turned me into an atheist. Not because she was mean or brutal or a bad advertisement for her faith: quite the opposite, in …

'It Was Not Depression That Killed Robin'

When Robin Williams took his life in 2014, he left his millions of fans, family, and friends shocked and grieving – no one more so than his widow …

Did Neanderthals Have Souls?

A newly unearthed hominid revives some difficult questions for Christians.<p>Earlier this month, scientists working in South Africa made an exciting announcement: They had discovered a new species of human ancestor. The species, which they named Homo naledi, may be among the first of the genus Homo, …

Anthropology

Scientists find you can reduce peoples' belief in God by directing magnetic energy into the brain

They found the same results when trying to reduce intolerance towards immigrants<p>Scientists from the University of York have found a way of performing mind control<p>By directing magnetic force towards the posterior medial frontal cortex of the brain, they were able to reduce belief in God and decrease …