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There Are Two Sides To The Story

Feminism. Based on the word, you would think it is all about female rights, wouldn’t you? Makes sense considering the word comes from “feminine”. Not only you, but thousand have others, think that every day. 618 more words


Opinion: Held In Contempt

Over the last couple of weeks we have had our attention riveted on the state of Kentucky and one of their county clerks who is refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. 295 more words


LGBT rights; yes it's still a pressing issue

Even in LDN, are LGBT couples as free as heterosexuals?

I read last month that London’s population has grown to the same size as it was in 1939 for the first time since the population shrank rapidly during and after World War II. 761 more words


Emma M. Nutt's Day

It was on this day in 1878 that Alexander Graham Bell recruited the first female telephone operator to the Boston Telephone Dispatch Company.

On September 1, 1878, Emma M. 146 more words

Self Improvement

We Told Them They Were Worth Less...

The Three Hundred Pound Gorilla in the room is an attitude. It is the belief that we are able to treat half the humans on the planet as less than the other half. 762 more words


Obama Lectures Kenyan President on Gay Rights

President Barack Obama lectured Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta about his country’s rights record. Under Kenyan law, sexual activity between men is illegal and punishable with a maximum imprisonment of 14 years. 251 more words


What's in a Name?

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose, by any other name would smell as  sweet.”                                                                              -Juliet Capulet

In Romeo and Juliet, the young lovers were eager to redefine the expectations placed upon them by a society bent on division, in spite of their well-known surnames.   876 more words