Sarah Rideout

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Teach your children they are whole

“<i>Over the years, I have come to realize that the greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity, or power, but self-rejection…As soon as</i> …

A Modern-Day Fairy Tale

July 10, 2013 by Jamie Schwoerer<p>Once upon a time, there lived a beautiful, innocent young girl. The young girl’s parents were very proud of her, and …

my body is not a stumbling block

The picture above was taken while I was in high school. I am wearing a specific pattern of “culotte,” or “split skirt,” that was distributed by First …

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he would say I "cried rape": false allegations and rape culture

<i>serious trigger warning for verbal abuse, psychological abuse, emotional manipulation, sexual assault, rape, and rape apologia.</i><p>I’d never seen so many …

Not “Just” Friends - Thoughts on cross-sex friendship by Alise Wright

What happened when I started a feminist society at school

I am 17 years old and I am a feminist. I believe in gender equality, and am under no illusion about how far we are from achieving it. Identifying as a feminist has become particularly important to me since a school trip I took to Cambridge last year.<p>A group of men in a car started wolf-whistling …

Shouting back at hate speech is a moral obligation

August 12, 2013 by Fred Clark<p>Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee proves yet again that the 1980s buzz-phrase “politically correct” still exists only …

Book Chronicles Face Transplant Recipient's Transformation

After hiding his face for 15 years, Richard Lee Norris has stepped into the spotlight for a book about the surgery that saved his life.<p>Norris made …

If my son or daughter were gay…

Why Christians Make Miserable Addicts

At a recent recovery meeting, I met a woman who wore a chunky cross necklace and clasped her hands nervously in her lap. Clearly a newcomer, her voice trembled as she gave a little speech I recognized.<p>"I'm a Christian, actually," she said. "I mean, I have a relationship with God and have for a long …

Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp

Fresh Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 21, 2013 74<p>This is how I know it’s officially summer.<p>Warm fruit<p>with a crispy topping<p>and melty …

Can't Buy Happiness: 5 Simple Ways to Turn Any House Into a Home

What's the difference between a house and a home? A house is a structure you live in that provides for your basic needs and safety. A home is a place …

GE just invented the first “internet of things” device you’ll actually want to own

If you’ve always wanted to be able to check, from anywhere in the world, exactly how many eggs are in your fridge at home, the Egg Minder is for you. Sure, it sounds silly. Do we really need an internet-connected device and companion smartphone app to tell us something so inessential? But it’s no …

Historical Photos Colorized And Brought Back To Life

In a world of continual status updates, countless photos, millions of videos and internet speeds that continue to bring us information faster than …

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Family confirms Mandela on life support | South Africa News

Nelson Mandela's family has confirmed media reports that the anti-apartheid leader was on life support, according to court documents.<p>The documents were submitted by Mandela's eldest daughter, Makaziwe Mandela; his wife, Graca Machel; and 14 other relatives as part of an ongoing dispute within the …

Free Book – The Colors of Cold (K/N/E)

The Colors of Cold: A New Story from The Age of Ice, by J. M. Sidorova, is free in the Kindle store and from Barnes & Noble, Sony and Kobo, courtesy …

morning :: noon :: night (the first day)

<i>morning:</i><p><i>noon:</i><p><i>night:</i><p><i><br>"Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened."<br>~ Dr. Seuss</i><p>We smiled our way into another adventure over the weekend--a …