Amber Draina

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Transgender People Are Paying The Price For The Media's Willful Ignorance

The failure to effectively and respectfully cover stories about transgender people has consequences. "A state of emergency."<p>For those who care about the way transgender people are covered in the media — to say nothing of transgender people themselves who bear the brunt of the blow — it has been a …

Transgender

Mentally Ill Are Often Locked Up In Jails That Can't Help

<b>Listen · 10:45</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>Cook County, Ill., Sheriff Tom Dart walks the halls of his jail every day. With 10,000 inmates, this place is a small city — except a third of the people here are mentally ill.<p>Dart has created some of the most innovative programs in the country to …

The case for gay marriage is made in the freedom of religion

Freedom of religion is a hard-won principle. In Europe, the wars of religion raged for over a century before the Peace of Westphalia solidified freedom of religion <i>for rulers</i> in 1648. Freedom of religion for ordinary citizens was much slower in coming: the Bill of Rights to the US Constitution was a …

Religion

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3 More Flat-Ab Moves for the End of Summer

If you’re still pining after pinterest-worthy abs for the summer, it’s not too late. End the season on a high note with these three flat-ab moves. …

A 15-Minute Workout to Change Your Fat to Muscle

The truth is you can't turn one type of tissue into another. But you can burn more fat and build muscle with short, intense bursts of exercise that …

Watch These 13 Amazing Documentaries On Netflix Instant And Abandon All Hope Of Productivity

1. Man on Wire<p>I avoided Man on Wire for a few years – something about an Oscar-winning documentary on a French tightrope walker who crossed the Twin …