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Women
"Is it normal halfway through barre class to wish for death?"
Queer Voices
Utah's Rep. Chris Stewart claims his bill will “bridge that gap” between preventing discrimination and allowing religion to inform individual decisions.
Black Voices
The singer faces other federal charges, including accusations of sexually abusing women and girls.
Queer Voices
A state judicial commission has reprimanded McLennan County's Dianne Hensley for her stance.
Queer Voices
The tribute to the Wyoming student's legacy aims to serve as "a source of strength" for the LGBTQ community.
Queer Voices
Drew Adams, now a student at the University of Central Florida, has said, "This really wasn’t an issue until the school board made it an issue.”
Black Voices
Charlotte Nebres has made dancing history in a cherished holiday tradition.
Women
Investigations into the trafficking networks have reportedly stalled due to pressure from government officials fearful of hurting Pakistan’s lucrative ties to Beijing.
Religion
The new arrivals, who were living in a refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, now have a chance to start over in Italy.
Women
The pay gap shows up even though women have access to more kinds of paid leave.
Queer Voices
Critics of Rev. Scott Nolan argue that LGBTQ Catholics like Sara Smolenski are being singled out by priests, while other Catholics who contradict key teachings ― on the death penalty, for example ― don’t receive the same level of scrutiny.
Queer Voices
When Guy Vandenberg’s partner was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS, both of their lives were forever changed.
Queer Voices
The substitute teacher reportedly told the 11-year-old it was wrong for two men to live together.
Women
The rapper recently described his disturbing annual ritual of taking his daughter to a doctor to confirm she's still a virgin.
Queer Voices
The offenses include hate crimes and handling stolen property.
Asian Voices
Goo, a former member of the popular group Kara, was found at her home in Seoul, South Korea.
Black Voices
A number of Black officials in South Carolina said their support for Mayor Pete Buttigieg's presidential campaign has been overstated or misstated completely.
Women
Plus: Just 1 in 3 women in the U.K. would tell their family if they were considering an abortion, according to a new survey.
Religion
“The use of atomic energy for purposes of war is immoral — as is the possession of atomic weapons,” the pope declared at the Hiroshima peace memorial.
Religion
Two men who were sexually assaulted by Franciscan missionaries as young boys in Mississippi say the officials paid them little money to remain silent.