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Reflecting on International Women's Day

“Most women in this country believe they’re protected under the Constitution, but that is not the reality.”<p>“We expect to be paid slightly less and …

Watch: A Chinese feminist’s defiant message to the government that jailed her

Chinese feminist Li Tingting has a message for those who detained her ahead of International Women's Day last year: Thanks.<p>In a video dispatch posted to mark the one-year anniversary of her detention, Li expresses "gratitude" to the Chinese government for "pushing the feminist movement to another …

Feminism

Gender equality? It doesn't exist anywhere in the world

It's been more than 100 years since the world began observing International Women's Day, and yet no country has achieved full gender equality.<p>“It’s very sobering to realize that it’s 2016 and we don’t have that yet,” said Daniela Ligiero, Vice President of Girls and Women Strategy at the<p>United …

Human Rights

Gulf Center for Human Rights

On 08 March 2016, International Women’s Day, the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) calls on governments and all those responsible for violations …

Human Rights

The Snake Oil Bulletin: Crystal Dildos for Your Crunchy Cooter

Namaste to you, enlightened readers, and once again welcome to the Snake Oil Bulletin. This week we will delve into the universal consciousness that …

Spirituality

Parables as a Guide to Jesus the Philosopher, Part 5: Inwardness

One day in Synagogue a rabbi and a cantor and a janitor were preparing for the Day of Atonement.<p>The rabbi beat his breast and bowed his head and said …

What Inclusive Feminism Looks Like, In 7 Images

One artist wants to show the world: This is what feminism looks like.<p>Photographer Erin Lefevre's new series is inspired by her own feelings on feminism, and her desire for greater representation of diverse feminists.<p>"I became more conscious of calling myself a feminist after reflecting on the many …

Meet Patrick, The Robotic Bubble Butt Teaching Med Students About Prostate Exams

Sorry guys, looks like a robot is replacing willing men who would have subjected their butts to medical students learning how to give proper prostate …

Medical School

Attention, Screenwriters: 4 Tips to Help You Find Your Story

READ MORE: Six Second Screenwriting Advice and Why All Screenwriting Books are a Con<p><i>This article originally appeared on the Sundance Institute blog</i> …

InterAct

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

The Strange Tale of the First Woman to Run for President

Before Hillary Clinton, there was Victoria Woodhull.<p>As Hillary Clinton’s official campaign announcement nears, expect much more talk about the historical importance of a woman becoming president—it was, after all, a precedent-shattering approach that helped deliver Barack Obama to the White House …

Government

Defending the Family by Preaching Homonormative, Gay Marriage

It seems that a major theme of both the General Conference’s Women’s Meeting and the rest of General Conference the emphasis on defending the family. …

Reddit CEO Ellen Pao, feminist hero, eliminates salary negotiations for new employees

Ellen Pao, the interim CEO of Reddit, has seen women struggle with salary negotiations. So she's eliminating money talk from the company's hiring …

13 Surprising Facts You Didn't Know About Words And Writing

From Conversation Sparks, a collection of fascinating, little-known facts.

The Hunger Games

11 Eating Habits That Will Uncover Your Abs

Your six-pack solution is finally here. The video above features the essential exercises guaranteed to blast flab from your belly—no crunches …

Nutrition

Sorry Deepika Padukone, these are not the choices women need

Deepika Padukone is Bollywood's emerging feminista. Months after taking on a leading newspaper for publishing her inappropriate image with grace and …

Deepika Padukone

The misguided concept of FEMINISM! Why the #MyChoice Video is full of crap…

The meaning of the word ‘Feminism’ in India is severely misguided! So much so that not only has the word become a word of ridicule, but also that the …

Feminism

The First Church of Cannabis was approved after Indiana’s religious freedom law was passed

The First Church of Cannabis Inc. has been approved by Indiana’s secretary of state after the state’s religious freedom legislation was signed into law last week.<p>The church’s founder Bill Levin said he filed paperwork in direct response to Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which was …

Religion

Want To Do A Little Astrophysics? This App Detects Cosmic Rays

Scientists in California are hoping to use your smart phone to solve a cosmic mystery. They're developing an app to turn your phone into a cosmic ray detector. If enough people install the app, the scientists think they'll be able to figure out once and for all what's producing the very energetic …

Physics

This Funky Camper Conversion Turns Your Toyota Prius into a Home on Wheels

1/7<p>Toyota Prius Camper_0002<p>This Toyota Prius camper van conversion from Camp-Inn is the solution for the diehard Prius fans who want to take their …

Campers

University of California

What if there were a pill that made you more compassionate and more likely to give spare change to someone less fortunate? UC Berkeley scientists have taken a big step in that direction.<p>A new study by UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco researchers finds that giving a drug that changes the …

Neuroscience

How to Love: Legendary Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on Mastering the Art of “Interbeing”

“To love without knowing how to love wounds the person we love.”<p>What does love mean, exactly? We have applied to it our finest definitions; we have examined its psychology and outlined it in philosophical frameworks; we have even devised a mathematical formula for attaining it. And yet anyone who …

Meditation

What is the millennium development goal on gender equality all about?

<b>What is MDG3?</b><p>Launched as one of the eight millennium development goals, MDG3 calls for the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. It has one target: the elimination of gender disparity in primary, secondary and tertiary education by 2015 (an interim deadline of 2005 for primary …

Gender

Why Consciousness Exists: Douglas Rushkoff on Science, God, and the Purpose of Reality

What to make of the fact “that something wonderfully strange is going on in the dimension we call reality.”<p><i>“If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from,”</i> Carl Sagan wrote in his magnificent meditation on science and spirituality, <i>“we will have</i> …

Consciousness

The 100 best novels: No 80 – Catch-22 by Joseph Heller (1961)

This acerbic anti-war novel was slow to fire the public imagination, but is rightly regarded as a groundbreaking critique of military madness<p>In 1962, writing in the <i>Observer</i>, Kenneth Tynan saluted <i>Catch-22</i> as “the most striking debut in American fiction since <i>Catcher in the Rye</i>.” Within a year, he had …

Literature

The Most Remote and Beautiful Landscape in the World Is in Westfjords, Iceland

It’s early June and a mild 53 degrees, but the overland trail to Galtarviti is still blocked by heavy snow. So we’re on the backup route, a path …

European Travel

9 Excellent L.A. Hikes With No Trail Costs and No Parking Fees

There are endless options in Los Angeles for outdoor exercise, especially hiking trails, but even some of those may come at a cost. Parking permits, …