Gianna Bianculli

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Women of Color Bear the Brunt of the Gender Pay Gap - Rewire

Over half a century after the signing of the Equal Pay Act in 1963, women are still paid less than men, are more likely to live in poverty, and …

Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 - Telegraph

Nature Photography

N.W.A Manager Jerry Heller Sues Over 'Straight Outta Compton' Film

Former N.W.A manager Jerry Heller is suing Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, the Eazy-E estate, Universal and other parties involved in the biopic <i>Straight Outta</i> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Clinical Depression: The Silent, Soul-Crushing Killer That Claims Lives Daily

David Letterman has described clinical depression as a sinkhole. "It's like getting on an elevator and the bottom drops out," says Letterman. "You can't stand looking at the sunlight. You can't wait to get in bed at night. You're shaking. You're shivering."<p>Comedian Rob Delaney, who has had two …

Kurt Cobain Sappy solo recording

<i>Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck</i> not only gives Nirvana fans an unparalleled look at the life of the troubled frontman through rare home videos, artwork …

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 finalists - first look - Telegraph

U.S. Told Ukraine to Stand Down as Putin Invaded

Moscow was emboldened when it got Crimea, not appeased.

Crimea

The most incredible natural phenomena around the world

Some of these natural phenomena are so bizarre that it can be tough to believe they exist, but the breathtaking and eerie wonders reveal nature's immense power.<p>From a bright pink lake in Australia to the Northern Lights, here are some of the world's most fascinating natural marvels.

Who Buys Ivory? You’d Be Surprised

A new international survey reveals what’s really driving the demand side of the ivory market.<p>The majority of people who buy products made from ivory say they would support banning the sale of ivory.<p>That conflicting sentiment is one of several surprising findings in a new international survey …

Bob Dylan

100 100<p>100-91<br>• 90-81<br>• 80-71<br>• 70-61<br>• 60-51<br>• 50-41<br>• 40-31<br>• 30-21<br>• 20-11<br>• 10-1<p>Benny and Björn had already been a songwriting duo for six years when they teamed up with …

Music

7 facts that prove alcohol is way more dangerous than marijuana

Marijuana is statistically less harmful than alcohol, and it’s time to treat it that way<p>No substantial evidence links marijuana to traffic accidents, domestic violence or cancer, yet pot is illegal and listed as a Schedule I controlled substance by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. …

Rachel Dolezal isn’t the story: 4 other outrages that we need to stop ignoring

Illegal detentions. Mass deportations. And remember McKinney? There are more stories that need America’s attention<p>The past week we’ve seen a media firestorm developing around the identity of Rachel Dolezal, erstwhile president of the Spokane NAACP, professor of Africana Studies and, by her parents’ …

Let's stop saying bad police officers are rare. Fact is they're plentiful from coast to coast.

Clearly, we're not talking about a Democratic or Republican problem here. It's nationwide.<p><b>2. Corrupt, racist, violent, sexist police officers aren't</b> …

Poisonous cops, total immunity: Why an epidemic of police abuse is actually going unpunished

Departments across America get hit with a shocking number of lawsuits—but most are paid off and swept under the rug<p>The death of Freddie Gray while he was in the custody of the Baltimore Police is just the latest police-involved death over the last several months that has prompted us to question …

Chicago in $5.5m police torture payout

<b>A $5.5m (£3.6m) reparations package to the victims of police torture in Chicago has been agreed by the council.</b><p>As many as 80 victims of an infamous detective unit that abused suspects over three decades could be in line for a share of the award.<p>The city council also issued a formal apology and …

Death penalty, same-sex marriage and air pollution: Supreme Court's most important decisions this term

The Supreme Court has handed down more than two dozen decisions this term on matters involving politics, civil rights, free speech and air pollution. Several of these cases were pending for months, suggesting the justices were sharply split, and indeed they were.<p><b>Marriage and gay rights</b><p>The court has …

Same-sex Marriage

Poverty shapes how children think about themselves

"The Culture of Poverty”, published in 1966 (pdf), was hugely influential, persuading many policy makers that children from low-income families are …

Psychology