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9 myths about Hinduism, debunked

<b>(CNN) —</b> Caste. Cows. Karma.<p>Suhag Shukla knows that's how some people outside Hinduism see her religion. As the co-founder of the Hindu American Foundation, Shukla clarifies misconceptions all the time.<p>Hinduism is ancient, though there is no specific date for when it was formed. The name is a …

20 Quotes on Mindfulness That Will Inspire You to Make Every Second Count

As much as we know it’s important to be mindful, sometimes it’s difficult to become aware of the present moment.<p>That’s why we need a powerful …

UN human rights expert: Trump's torture remarks 'make my blood run cold'

U.S. officials responsible for the secret detention, rendition and torture programs run by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) included "those in the most senior positions" under Bush, said Ben Emmerson, U.N. special rapporteur on protecting human rights while countering terrorism.<p>"To hear …

Conservative crackdown on protests would label North Carolina dissenters “economic terrorists”

Repression is on the march in the home of the “Moral Mondays” movement.<p>In North Carolina, protesting your government could soon open you up to …

MTV News Social Justice Forecast March 3–11

On March 8, many women around the world will go on strike in honor of International Women's Day. Women can and will flex their immense collective …

ACLU Seeks Documents from Trump Administration on Plans for Permitting Discrimination Against Women, LGBT Community

NEW YORK — The American Civil Liberties Union has demanded documents from four federal agencies concerning a potential executive order that would …

Natural Remedies that Boost Hair Growth - Quiet Corner

12 Natural Remedies that Boost Hair Growth<p>Hair loss affects both men and women. While genetics plays a role, there are other factors, including: …

Is Drinking Vinegar the Next Lemon Water?

I have long been a fan of apple cider vinegar (ACV), an old home remedy that has some solid science behind it. Research suggests ACV may offer health …

When Women Strike: What history shows us "A Day Without a Woman" can hope to achieve

Women these days have a lot to be mad about: the gender pay gap, institutional sexism, racial inequality, the deteriorating guarantee of bodily …

Google released an incredibly uplifting ad about a transgender man's transition

To celebrate LGBT Pride Month, Google has released an ad from its "My Business Division," which tells the story of how a gym in Kansas City became the go-to safe spot for a growing community of people who were born in female bodies but identify as men.<p>The ad, created by ad agency Venables Bell & …