Don’t Know Much About History: The Judgements of Man

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I can’t help but suspect that the vast majority of what passes for historical truth is in fact bullsh*t. ––– “Once upon a time, in some out of the way corner of that universe which is dispersed into numberless twinkling solar systems, there was a star upon which clever beasts invented knowing. It was the […]

You Really Think You Know What You Would Do?

Down Syndrome

An Armenian woman abandoned her child with Down Syndrome. Why are we so sure she had a choice?

How Can Society Best Deal With Violent Offenders?

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Garth McVicar started a non-profit organization in New Zealand to help change the way violent offenders are being sentenced.

New Case May Be Catalyst for New Zealand to Change Gendered Sexual Assault Laws

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“…it has also highlighted disparity in the law of rape, which makes it impossible for a woman to be accused of the crime.”
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Sexual Violence Against Boys & Men in Conflict Settings: The Men of Peace, Hope and Courage.

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Alastair Hilton on his work with male survivors of sexual abuse and violence.

NEW STUDY: Lack of Sleep Interfering With US Kids Learning

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A Boston College study has found that US students are the most sleep-deprived in the world.

After New Zealand Legalized Gay Marriage, Spectators Sang a Love Song for a Lesbian Lawmaker (Video)

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This will tug on your heart strings!

Missing the Days Before You Were Married

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The glass of retrospect distorts, for a moment, a married man’s memories of his globetrotting single days .

Would You Help Your Competitor Get to the Finish Line? (Photo)

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Fernández Anaya was near the end of a cross country race when he saw his competitor make a mistake.

Air New Zealand’s Hobbit Inspired Air Safety Video

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Peter Jackson has made a Hobbit inspired air safety video that you’ll actually watch all of. And you won’t even be on the plane.

Guys: Check Your Balls

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Are testicular exams women’s work?

The Gift of Sensitivity

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MJ Kelly learned that it’s easy to devalue emotional sensitivity, until you see it in your child’s eyes.

Hair and Identity

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In his search for an image, Christopher Banks found himself.

The Spoiled Only Child

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Being the adopted child of older parents made Christopher Banks the subject of bullying in school.

A Red Letter Day [Video]

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Pop music stardom is an offer ‘good for a limited time only.’

Bear Pride

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Friendly, diverse Bear culture includes geeks, men who dance ’round purses, men who like pie.