India’s Champion Boxer Breaks Stereotypes Left and Right

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Broken gender stereotypes, strong male role models, an Indian stay at home dad, Mary Kom’s story has it all!

Australia Steps up to Prevent Violence Against Women [Video]

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People notice sexism but not enough take action. This video encourages pro-social bystander action to address the determinants of violence against women.

High Hopes Rest on 800 Vials of Experimental Ebola Vaccine Shipped From Canada

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Canada donates its most advanced Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organisation for use in trials.

How Running Around More Can Help Children Do Well at School

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Academic success may be the key to getting children to be more active.

#GMPChat: LGBT Youth and Bullying

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How can we create safe spaces for LGBT youth in school and their communities? Join our #GMPChat on Twitter Wednesday, October 22nd 9:00pm Est.

Marriage Momentum in Idaho: Witnessing History

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James Blakely was arrested in Idaho protesting for LGBTQ rights. Three months later, he had the opportunity to see two dear friends married in the courthouse. Tears of joy abounded.

As Anti-Globalization Politics Fail, Nationalism Sweeps the World

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Globalization has a funny way of firing up nationalists—and racism, nativism and parochialism are the result.

Panic Over Ebola Echoes the 19th-century Fear of Cholera

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The history of epidemics has a lot to tell us about the acute feelings outbreaks still spark today.

Katharine Hepburn Knows Nothing About Bootstraps or White Privilege

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Ignoring white privilege is enemy number one residing in the hearts of white liberals everywhere. Billy Flood explains.

Climate Change Poses a Greater Threat to Humanity Than Ebola and ISIS Combined

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While many of us are distracted by the rise of ISIS and the spread of Ebola, climate change is actively destabilizing the planet. It might seem invisible to us, but this is a very real problem.