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Born This Way Might Not Fully Capture Sexual Orientation
nymag.com
September 7, 2016

According to the latest research, sexual orientation comes from a complex mix of factors, and scientists haven’t yet fully unraveled what’s going on.

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Megan Rapinoe Kneels During National Anthem To Support Colin Kaepernick
huffingtonpost.com
September 5, 2016

I know what it means to look at the flag and not have it protect all of your liberties.

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Brock Turner's Home Is Being Staked Out By Armed Protesters
jezebel.com/
September 5, 2016

Just because the law smiled upon a man who assaulted an unconscious woman behind a dumpster doesn’t mean this group of angry, armed protesters will do the same.

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The Anthony Weiner scandal trainwreck: Why we can’t stop gawking at his baffling lack of judgment
Salon.com
August 30, 2016

Busted again for sexting, Weiner may finally lose his marriage and career — but not our attention

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Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest
Rolling Stone
August 30, 2016

San Francisco 49ers quarterback's protest and the outcry against it illuminates just how divided this nation is and has always been on race.

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Alicia Keys Is Makeup-Free But Not Anti-Makeup 
jezebel.com
August 30, 2016

In today’s Tweet Beat, Alicia Keys doubles down on the no-makeup, Simone Biles played VMAs bingo and something something Kanye West and Taylor Swift.

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Chessy Prout, St. Paul's Assault Survivor, Speaks Out
NYMag
August 30, 2016

Chessy Prout, who was 15 at the time of the assault, says she wants to “own what happened.”

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The shocking murder of trans activist Hande Kader says much about Turkey today | Elif Shafak | Opinion
The Guardian
August 23, 2016

The death of the LGBT activist is not a side issue to the dark and turbulent times the country is living through – it is a symptom of them

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Female Olympians Are the Ultimate Shine-Theory Icons
nymag.com
August 23, 2016

Although they are pitted against each other for a limited number of medals, they are openly supportive of each other.

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Controversy Over Caster Semenya Competing in the 2016 Olympics
The Atlantic
August 22, 2016

Most elite athletes are unusual in some way. So why does Caster Semenya alarm spectators more than Michael Phelps?

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