Tillie Pinkowitz

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News, Opinions, Arts and Culture – The Most Followed LGBTQ News Source

Who says you need a street for a parade?<p>A close-minded vote opens the love in Mississippi.<p>From protein powders to silver gels that cure venereal …

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South Carolina Gay Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

South Carolina's gay marriage ban was ruled unconstitutional on Wednesday.<p>U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel issued the ruling in favor of Colleen Condon and Ann Bleckley, a same-sex couple who filed a lawsuit against the state when they were denied a marriage license after applying for one and …

When your freedom is up for debate, what's it like being gay in America?

Last week, the Arizona legislature made it legal for business owners to discriminate against gay people. If you claim that serving gay people at your store, restaurant or hotel infringes upon your religious beliefs, for example, then you are excused from any legal consequences of that …

What is Really Wrong with Government

<b>"If we want our government to live up to its potential as a force for good in society, we need it to be as democratic as it can be."</b><p><i>The real problem</i> …

Four worshipers killed in attack on Jerusalem synagogue

Israel vowed a harsh response after two Palestinian attackers slashed and shot to death four rabbis who were praying in a Jerusalem synagogue early Tuesday -- an attack that horrified Israelis, drew international condemnation and threatened to further inflame Jewish-Muslim tensions that were …

Center for Environmental Leadership in Business

Intro Photo Large<p>Section Info<p>Photo Title:Center for Environmental Leadership in Business<p>Photo Description:Making business a positive force for …

10 Men Making Waves For Women In Tech

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ruthe Farmer is chief strategy and growth officer at the National Center for Women & Information Technology.</i><p>On September 20, UN Women announced the HeForShe campaign, an effort to invite men and boys to join in advocating for gender equality. Actress and UN Women Ambassador Emma …

Americans Can Save More Money by Not Burning It: Study

Climate change policy is often assumed to be a lose-lose proposition. Nations can pay now for expensive carbon-reduction policies, or they can pay …

The Education Trust

For the past few months, there have been teacher walkouts…<p>2.7 million — that is the approximate number of students…<p>Charisma Ricksy is a third-year …

Driving for Equity -- in What?

Count me among those who applaud the new guidance from the U.S. Department of Education on enforcing fair access to critical educational resources. For far too long and in far too many places, the deck has been stacked against students of color: fewer experienced teachers; less instructional time; …

Elephants Worth Much More Alive, Than Dead

Elephants are worth 76 times more when they’re alive than dead, according to a new analysis released this past weekend. The report follows on the …

California’s pot farms could put this animal on the Endangered Species List

<b>(Holly Kuchera/Shutterstock)</b><p>A rare West Coast carnivore is being poisoned by illegal growers, FWS officials say<p>Lindsay Abrams<p>October 7, 2014 3:34pm (UTC)<p>A rare west coast mammal is up for Endangered Species protection thanks to the threat posed by California's illegal marijuana industry.<p>The fisher, …

Lethal tumors on sea turtles linked to pollution

Updated:Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:24:56 GMT<p>Volcanic activity at Halemaumau crater has officials and Big Island residents …

Dolphin rescue off Pensacola Beach called off

CLOSE<p>Sea World crews attempt to capture and rescue a juvenile Bottlenose dolphin near the Pensacola Beach Gulf Fishing Pier with fishing line and …

Magazines | National Wildlife Federation

<i>National Wildlife®</i><p>Our award-winning flagship publication blends spectacular photos with in-depth articles about wildlife.<p><i>Ranger Rick®</i><p>Bringing the …

In Haiti, An 'American Idol'-Style Contest About Child Slavery

Haiti's got talent.<p>Tamarre Joseph paces the stage, her sleek, short blue dress hugging her pencil-thin frame. She works the hometown crowd, rapping <i>"Nap rive peyi san restavek."</i><p>The thousands in the packed stadium jump and sing along. An entire section of men take off their shirts and wave them …

Human trafficking survivor works to rescue children from same fate

29 million people around the globe are victims of human trafficking and an alarming number of them are right here in the United States.

Street Chic: Norway

Photo:ELLE International<p>A camo cool look, topped with a shearling denim vest and a flat brim hat.<p>Shirt: (Shop similar: Splendid<p>)<p>Vest: (Shop similar: Current/Elliott<p>)<p>Jeans: (Shop similar: Marc by Marc<p>)<p>Shoes: (Shop similar: Superga<p>)<p>Hat: (Shop similar: Converse<p>)<p><b>Want to see more street style? Check out</b> …