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White people aren’t the enemy: Why social justice demands a rainbow coalition of minorities & poor whites

Black Lives Matter rightly spotlights racial injustices. But let’s not pretend whites are living on Easy Street<p>On average, whites are far better off than blacks. But the problem with averages is that they often conceal radically uneven distribution of the phenomena in question. This is certainly …

CEOs Call for Wage Increases for Workers to Address Inequality! What's the Catch?

Yves here. This post describes how the recognition among the super-rich that it might behoove them to share more with the peons is entirely about …

9 Twists on Vanilla Cake

<i>Header image: White Cake with Lemon Lime Curd Filling from CHOW</i>Think vanilla cake is boring? Think again. With the right frosting and filling, you …

12 unbelievable ways people eat ice cream around the world

People around the world prepare the beloved frozen treat with sesame seeds, noodles, and even cheese.<p>If you're lucky enough to be taking an international vacation this summer, The Travel Channel has some recommendations for must-try ice creams.<p>If traveling the globe isn't in the cards, Instagram …

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Everything You Need to Know About the Great American Doughnut

It’s a late Sunday morning, and a hungover punk kid with a comb stuck in his hair is standing behind a woman whose distressed jeans are a little too expensive for this part of town. A couple who arrived by bicycle wait inside the front door — this space isn’t built for crowds, though it draws them …

Today’s ice cream is a scientific miracle

It’s one of the most complex food products you’ll ever consume: a thermodynamic miracle that contains all three states of matter—solid, liquid, and gas—at the same time. And yet no birthday party, beach trip, or Fourth of July celebration is complete without a scoop or two.<p>That’s right—in this …

8 Adorable K-drama pets that make the drama perfect

Do you ever wonder why the hottest days of August are called the dog days of summer? Oh sure, brainy people will tell you it has to do with Sirius …

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Cute animal pictures are good for your brain: SCIENCE

No chickens were harmed in the making of this video. Or this meal. Read more » »<p>Lyn White, Campaign Director at Animals Australia, spoke to audiences …