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ELDER: Slavery: What They Didn't Teach in My High School

A man I have known since grade school changed his name, years ago, to an Arabic one. He told me he rejected Christianity as "the white man's religion …

Native Americans

Shapiro Takes on Maher Over Lack of ‘Civility’ in US, ‘This Stuff Pre-Existed Donald Trump

As he discussed America's tense political climate along with liberal TV host Bill Maher, conservative commentator Ben Shapiro scoffed at the idea …

Donald Trump

Steve Hilton: I didn’t get the true genius of America’s founders till I moved here. Here’s what worries me now.

July Fourth is a moment for all of us to reflect on America and what it means – and that’s particularly true this year, as the holiday comes right after a week in politics that revealed the great challenges America’s system of government is facing.<p>The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony …

Political Science

Netflix schedule: Here’s what is coming and leaving in July 2018

Netflix has confirmed that a slew of new original series will be debuting on the streaming service in July, including the sixth season of the Emmy …

Entertainment

21 Beautiful Quotes For When You Need A Little Inspiration

“No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anybody but oneself.” — Virginia Woolf<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 9 Rewarding Ways To Have A Happier, Healthier June<p>• 12 Clever Little Things People Do To Feel Motivated<p>• 16 Backgrounds That Will Brighten Your Day Every Time You Check Your Phone

Literature

CNN Tries To Shame Border Patrol Agent — He Flips The Script And Leaves Host Speechless

8:43 PM 06/19/2018<p>CNN brought on Chris Cabrera, a spokesperson for the National Border Patrol Council, Tuesday to discuss the Trump administration …

11 Finished Book Series You Can Marathon-Read This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means we book nerds finally have time to read all those great series we have been meaning to get around to. On the list …

The Word “Homosexual” Does Not Appear In The Bible [Pre-1946]

The Word “Homosexual” Does Not Appear In The Bible [Pre-1946]<p>June 5, 2018 by Keith Giles<p>As I prepare for an online debate on the topic “Is It A Sin …

New Testament

Calculating Your Macros Is Key to Making Good Diet Choices — Here's How to Do It

If you've only been counting calories for weight loss, here's why you should consider tracking your macros, too. Macronutrients (proteins, fats, and carbs) are an important part of a healthy diet, and they're what make up the caloric content of food. Online fitness coach Max Weber posted a handy …

Fitness

These Yoga Poses Open Up A Chakra In Your Body That'll Help You ~Find Yourself~

Yoga is an incredibly strong mental, physical, and spiritual practice that contains many layers. The physical poses in yoga are simply the surface of …

102 Drugstore Beauty Products That Are Absolutely Worth the Hype

Every true beauty junkie knows that there are certain drugstore products that are incredible. There are so many affordable brands out there that deliver high-quality cosmetics. I am always on the hunt for the very best formulas that are easily accessible, so I test items on the regular. If you want …

Makeup

I couldn't believe these were my father's final words to me

Last autumn, my brother Caleb and I knew our father didn’t have much time left. He had been in the hospital intensive care unit three times in one year and although his mind was clear, his heart was failing. But he refused to admit it – and that presented a minor problem.<p>Caleb and I wanted Dad's …

The 10 Highest-Paying IT Certifications of 2018

A career in information technology (IT) takes a lot of planning. Choosing from the many available certifications determines which sort of career options are available to you. Whether it's system administration, networking, or security that interests you, you're sure to find plenty of certifications …

Eating certain raw fruits and vegetables has been linked to better mental health

Raw fruits and vegetables may play a role in improving mental health, according to a new study by the University of Otago.<p>Researchers have found that …

The Face Cream That Finally Faded My Acne Scars

K-beauty ingredients range from the not-so-scary (sea kelp) to the downright-terrifying (bee venom). And somewhere smack in the middle you'll find …

4 Major Things That Happened When I Did a Jillian Michaels Ab Workout Every Day For 1 Week

Jillian Michaels is one of those timeless celebrity trainers who is always a reliable source for health and fitness tips. Her new app, My Fitness by Jillian Michaels, promises to help you feel your best, eat healthy, and slim down. Having always been a Jillian superfan, I just had to give it a shot.<p>…

Fitness

How To Respond With Reason And Compassion To Transgender Bullies

A few years ago transgenderism was a niche issue on the periphery of American consciousness. Now it is at the contentious center of our politics and …

These Wonder Woman-Inspired Makeup Brushes Are EXACTLY What Your Stash Needs

Wonder Woman has been around for over 70 years, but with the release of the 2017 movie with Gal Gadot, the hype has been bigger than ever! So why not continue the appreciation with some on-trend makeup brushes?<p>Bijou Blossoms is selling a Wonder Woman Makeup Brush Set ($32) with handles inspired by …

I Have Keratosis Pilaris. These 8 Products Actually Smoothed My Skin.

I’ve struggled with keratosis pilaris (KP) for as long as I can remember—hundreds of tiny white bumps mapped across the backs of my arms, legs, butt, …

5 Conservative TV Show Characters Besides 'Roseanne'

“Roseanne” is back, and with her solid ratings and a congratulatory call from President Trump it’s safe to say other conservative TV show characters …

TV

13 Cute White Tops You'll Wear So Much . . . All From Amazon and Under $13!

Having cute neutral tops is a wardrobe necessity. They're versatile and go with everything, so consider each one you buy as an investment. If you're in the market for some more options, we rounded up the best white tops from Amazon. Not only are they pretty, but they are all insanely affordable. …

Clothing

Marcia Clark: I Found Bombshell Evidence of Casey Anthony’s Guilt

In ‘Marcia Clark Investigates The First 48,’ the famed O.J. Simpson prosecutor reopens notorious crime cases, starting with the death of young Caylee …

This Cannabis Subscription Box Is Made For Beauty-Loving Weed Queens

We love a good subscription box. (Have you heard about ours?) But because so many brands from Birchbox to Sephora offer the service, it can be hard for a new one to find its footing. Something tells us that won't be the case for Dojabox, the latest mailer on our radar. What makes this one …

Beauty

32 Funny Jokes About Watching True Crime TV That Will Make You Laugh And Say, “Why Am I Like This?"

"Gonna let the Forensic Files narrator soothe me to sleep with murder stories now."

WATCH: Actors read gun control facts that don’t fit liberal agenda. Their reactions are priceless.

Austen Fletcher, a YouTuber known for his “man on the street” videos, released a new video on Friday showing actors cold reading firearm facts don’t fit the liberal agenda.<p>And their reactions were priceless.<p>What were some of the facts they read?<p>“According to the CDC, there were roughly 38,000 gun …

13 True Crime Documentaries On Netflix That'll Really Make You Think

Netflix's documentary section really can't be beat — especially when it comes to the streaming service's true crime documentaries. By now, you've …

Entertainment

These 22 Cruelty-Free Lipsticks Are Perfect For Animal-Lovers

You might think it's difficult or expensive to use cruelty-free makeup products, but there are actually many brands you already love that don't test on animals. Animal testing is cruel and incredibly unnecessary (there's no law in the United States requiring it), so making the decision to go …

Makeup

The Most Hydrating Body Lotions For A Winter That Just Won't End

It's no surprise that, in the definitive list of the best and worst months of the year (yes, there is a definitive list of the best and worst months …

Dry Skin

Inside the "Boy Beat" Makeup Trend That's Polarizing People On Instagram

The makeup trend called "boy beat" has become Instagram's version of the telephone game: Depending on who you ask, you'll get a different definition.<p>My definition of boy beat is based on what my friend Ross told me. He regularly performs in drag as Lemon Chiffon but just started wearing makeup as …

If You Want a Bigger Butt, You've Got to Stop Believing These 5 Common Myths

Glutes are all the rage right now, and when you see all the before-and-after pictures on Instagram, it's hard not to wonder whether it's all real or whether you can achieve the same growth yourself. The truth is, anyone can build themselves a bigger booty, but it takes dedication, time, and energy. …