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Everyone knows that women get less pay than men. It's a known fact that for every dollar a man earns, a woman receives only 80.5 cents. Many factors surround this absurd gap, and..
The Origin of Dog Training
From cruelty to kindness — how our approach to dog training has become more enlightened. Dog training used to be cruel, a system that thrived on punishment, threats, and the..
Bus Driver Saved a Toddler Strolling in the Cold
A female bus driver went above and beyond her duty when she stopped driving to save an unexpected passenger: a barefoot toddler. Irena Ivic was doing her normal routine, driving..
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Established in 1920, the American Civil Liberties Union, or ACLU, a non-profit legal organization, aims to defend the constitutional rights of American citizens by offering litigation..
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The Top Car Movies of All Time
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Apple Withdrew Facebook’s Developer Credentials Over An App That Mined Teenagers’ Device Data
Operating under the entirely Orwellian title “Facebook Research,” the app that got Apple up in arms paid users as young as 13 years of age $20 a month in exchange for unbridled..
Inside the Neighborhood: Facts and Trivia About Mr. Rogers
From his unforgettable red sweater to the love of feeding his fish, the legendary friendly neighbor, Presbyterian minister, and all-around wonderful person Mister Fred Rogers delighted..
These Films Are Proof It’s Possible to Make a Blockbuster Hit Without Breaking the Bank
Open Water Budget: $200,000 Open Water is a 2003 thriller about a couple that gets stranded in the middle of the ocean in Australia after they get left behind by the tour boat..
The Other Sides Of Elvis: What You Never Knew About The King Of Rock
At the age of 36, a phase when other musical artists are lucky to break the surface and into the world stage, or out to prove that their first hits came from creative talent rather..