Missing Social Cues?

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When coaches fail to speak up for social injustice, we look to the players with nothing to lose or gain in this week’s Friday Sports Dump.

The GMP Sports NCAA Tournament Top Sixteen

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We are less than a week away from the NCAA tournament getting started. GMP Sports jumps on the March Madness bandwagon, and provides you with our top 4 teams from each region and the players to watch.

Sorry, But We Never Raised Free-Range Kids

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Lisa Duggan looks back at the legend of the free-range childhood and reminds us that it takes a village to raise a kid.

Ohio Couple Granted Temporary Order by Federal Judge in Case Challenging State Ban on Gay Marriage

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Josh Israel believes this ruling “may mark the beginning of the end for the Buckeye State’s marriage inequality amendment.”

Man Swims 5 Hours to Save Family Clinging to Capsized Boat

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John Riggs can’t explain how he did it, but did say his only thoughts were of saving his family.

Supreme Court Rules DNA Can Be Taken From Arrestees Without a Warrant

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On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled it was legal for a DNA swab to be taken from anyone arrested for a serious crime.

How Letters From Strangers Saved a Teen’s Life (VIDEO)

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“I just felt like everything was worthless,” said Noah. “My life was terrible. I had no one.”

Maryland Repeals Death Penalty

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After a 5 year fight, Maryland lawmakers vote to abolish the death penalty.

Black Male Teachers Aren’t the Only Answer

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National percentages of black male teachers and administrators are extremely low. Explore common problems and common sense solutions regarding poor performance of black boys in American schools.

Maryland Death Penalty May Face Repeal

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Maryland has what some have called “the most restrictive” death penalty laws in the Nation among the states that allow it, but for many that is still not good enough.

Tour Company Bans All Marriage Rather Than Recognize Gay Marriage

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Matt Grubbs is quitting the wedding game altogether to avoid same-sex clients, and he’s doing it legally.

The Wedding Cake Topper

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Bill and Kelly’s community made sure their family enjoyed every benefit of marriage, starting with a wedding.

15 Great Foods For Tailgating and Watching Sports

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Games go better with good food.

The Obama Effect and Same-Sex Marriage Equality

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What are the biggest factors causing Black voters to support same-sex marriage?

Vikings’ Chris Kluwe Kicks Serious Verbal Ass—And You Should Too

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Joanna Schroeder gives a standing ovation to Vikings punter Chris Kluwe for his impassioned open letter about marriage equality, and insists that if we aren’t all doing the same, we’re participating in oppression.

Boys, Men, and Suicide

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Although 80% of completed suicides are by males, there are no national programs specifically aimed at men or boys. Tom Golden wants to change that.