Kayla Marie

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Transgender Homeless Youth Victimized by Shelter System

At the age of three, Gale started to challenge gender norms, insisting on wearing dresses and tiaras; by age four, sobbing at his mirror image …

Homelessness

Turkey: Austria is the capital of radical racism

Turkish Foreign Minster Mevlut Cavusoglu accuses Austria of radical racism in a row over EU membership talks. He hit back at Chancellor Christian …

Is Teaching Chivalry To Our Sons At Odds With Feminism?

As a child, I always envisioned myself having a daughter just like me. But I grew up to have a houseful of sons who are…well, not daughters. Not …

Ancient Jerusalem (Canaanite Jebusites) in Israel

HOME / Table of Contents = Civilizations - Cultures - Areas - Regions - Prehistory <br>Other Archaeological Sites / The Neolithic of the Levant (500 Page …

This Map Shows The Size Of The World's Biggest Empires From History

Which empire was the biggest throughout history? Which had the most people? Which had the biggest contiguous empire? The map below details all the …

Senior ex-CIA official: Putin made Trump 'an unwitting agent' of Russia | Reuters

(Reuters) - A former top CIA official attacked Donald Trump on Friday as a danger to national security, saying President Vladimir Putin had made the Republican presidential candidate an “unwitting agent” of Russia.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a media forum of the All-Russia People's …

National Security

Why the U.S. Owed Iran That $400 Million

It does look fishy as all get out: $400 million in assorted denominations, stacked on wooden pallets and flown to Tehran in the dead of night by the …

President Obama Wrote an Essay About Feminism—and It's So Spot On

In case you had any lingering doubts: President Obama is a feminist.<p>The Commander-in-Chief, who has been a champion for women’s rights throughout his …

Why the Courts Can’t Save LGBT Americans From Discrimination

Judges may want to shield gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people from harassment and disparate treatment, but recent decisions suggest the law isn’t there yet.<p>Some United States judges would like to protect transgender kids from discrimination at school. Some would like to prevent women …

Women Talk About the Moments They Felt Most Powerful

For some it was succeeding at work, for others it was successfully threatening a sibling's bully.<p>Last week, Hillary Clinton was chosen as the presidential nominee for the Democratic Party. Now, no matter what you think of that pantsuited warrior, one thing is certain: A woman being appointed the …

Democratic Party

8 Practices That Help Me Deal With Anxiety

By default, I'm an anxious human. My subconscious mind has the ability to get the best of me. And if I'm not careful, I'm in deep before I even realize it. At that point, it can be a steep uphill climb to move beyond the bundle of nervous energy that has come crashing down on me.<p>For those millions …

Donald Trump and the Tea Party myth: Why the GOP is now an identity movement, not a political party

If Tea Party conservatives actually cared about spending, they’d rip apart Trump’s big government ideas<p>In 2009, shortly after America elected its first African-American president, the Tea Party was born. The movement was sold as a grassroots explosion of conservatism. Middle America had had enough. …

Women in advertising reveal rampant sexism and macho culture

Women in advertising have said a macho culture remains rife in the industry, decades on from the testosterone-fuelled Mad Men era, after the chairman of Saatchi & Saatchi resigned following a sexism storm.<p>Kevin Roberts stepped down from the advertising group after causing anger with his claims that …

Advertising

Clinton: I can force House Republicans to pass immigration reform

Predicting that she can succeed where President Obama failed, Hillary Clinton on Friday said flatly that she will be able to “force” the …

Immigration Reform

Female U.S. Presidential Contenders Before Hillary Clinton in 2016

No American woman has yet obtained the highest office in the land, but many certainly have tried.<p>Hillary Clinton has become the first woman in U.S. …

Anne Carroll Moore, the New York librarian who changed children's lit forever.

They called her ACM, but never, ever, to her face. Her staff at the celebrated Room 105 of the New York Public Library were expected to observe …

This 10-year-old motivational speaker can stop bullies in their tracks

Nyeeam Hudson isn’t keeping quiet about the time he was bullied on the playground because he didn’t have the right sneakers on. In fact, the …

What West Germany Got Wrong About the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

In the summer of 1982, while he was still opposition leader in Bonn, future German chancellor Helmut Kohl expressed his concerns about the plans for …

Sifting Through the Wreckage of Nagasaki

In the hours after the atomic bombing of Nagasaki on August 9, 1945, survivors tried to come to grips with the devastation created by the blast.<p><i>Susan</i> …

Penguin Random House

Maine sees a Somalian community starkly different than what Donald Trump portrayed

PORTLAND, Maine — Somali refugees have opened bustling shops in this state, sent their children to college, joined local government, stitched …

Rouen bar fire leaves at least 13 dead in northern France

A fire has swept through a bar in northern France, killing at least 13 people and injuring six others.<p>Police say the fire broke out at a birthday party at the Cuba Libre in the city of Rouen in Normandy.<p>The blaze was sparked by the candles of a birthday cake, which ignited the polystyrene ceiling …

The Exotic Dancer Who Became WWI’s Most Notorious Spy

Mata Hari and her husband Rudolph.Mata Hari spent much of her career claiming that she was raised as an Indian temple dancer. In reality, however, …

Domestic Violence

Archaeologists Find 6th-Century Castle at King Arthur’s Mythical Birthplace

The craggy ruins of a medieval castle are no longer the oldest structures in Tintagel. That title has just been claimed by a Dark Ages castle complex …

History