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He found out his son had cancer. His coworkers answered with unbelievable kindness.
Dan Rather’s gut-wrenching reaction to the Florida school shooting is a must-read.
This Nazi propaganda film never succeeded because black excellence shut it down.
A true friend, Busy Philipps knew what to do on the 10-year mark of Heath Ledger’s death.
Reese Witherspoon revealed she was sexually assaulted at 16, in a powerful speech.
A powerful, poignant post about men’s role in the #MeToo movement went viral.
John Boyega of ‘Star Wars’ was asked to defend a totally different movie. He crushed it.
Grab the tissues: A Halloween PSA about gender nonconformity has all the feels.
A Southern school ditched its name to be called Barack Obama Elementary. Here’s why.
A strongly worded letter to Mike Ditka and anyone else who thinks oppression is over.
Chechnya is still killing gay men. Now a prominent Russian singer may be dead.
Time to throw your support behind the U.S. women’s soccer team. They deserve it.
Post-Weinstein, Jim Jefferies calls out himself for past sexist jokes and behavior.
A Sandy Hook mom’s emotional response to Las Vegas puts mass shootings in context.
This anti-bullying PSA acts out online comments in real life. It’s an uncomfortable watch.
This conservative politician slammed ‘Wear a Dress Day.’ It backfired. Big time.
Conan OBrien laments the normalization of mass shootings in a somber monologue.
No, players aren’t ‘protesting the anthem.’ Fox News’ Shep Smith explains perfectly.
Trump tweeted 80 times since Maria hit Puerto Rico. Guess how many were about the storm?
This man may have saved the world from nuclear war. His story is a heart-pumper.
Terry Crews described being sexually assaulted in Hollywood in an emotional Twitter plea.
Lena Waithe’s Emmys acceptance speech is the LGBTQ battle cry of 2017.
A mom took this viral photo of her son with autism and the barber who went the extra mile.
How the world’s most expensive spice helped these veterans find a sense of purpose.
Librarian who rejected gift from Melania Trump: Give books to kids who need it.
Reddit tried an experiment to curb hate speech. The results are fascinating.
Jimmy Kimmel sums up America’s gun problems in a powerful, teary monologue.
The story behind this viral photo shows why mom-shaming needs to stop.
Australia just offered to help the U.S. with our gun problems. We should listen.
A mom listed all the things she worries about and it’s going viral.
Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe calls out the hypocrisy of the NFL in a must-see clip.
10 hilarious teacher comics every teacher can relate to.
How a First Nation town’s kids nearly lost then re-found their identity.
6 items America should have on its holiday wish list to prepare for President Trump.
15 powerful photos break the connection between ‘sexy’ clothes and sexual assault.
The surprising history of sweet potato pie that will make you think twice about pumpkin.
What happened at ‘Hamilton’ last night says a lot about the kind of America we want to be.
She ‘went high’ instead of going low after overhearing a table of homophobes.
The Senate’s longest-serving Republican is standing up for Democrats for a smart reason.
11 real-world forests that look like theyre straight out of a fairytale.
7 places around the world that have their own Thanksgiving-like holidays.
A pull-no-punches Q&A with a Native American teacher on how she teaches Thanksgiving.
Hey, America: Edible insects just might be the next tasty taboo headed for your plate.
20 empowering children’s books that celebrate diversity and social justice.
Why these 77 alternatives to Black Friday are way cooler than that new gadget.
14 striking photos of dancers in Mexico to remind you of its beauty.
She was the first in her family to go to college. Now she’s helping others do the same.
This piata artist wants to be angry at Donald Trump. He’s being proactive instead.
Tiny amounts of micronutrients can set kids in poverty up for success.
7 amusing comics show what dating looks like versus being in a serious relationship.
Scientists are weighing in on why a whale is living in NYC’s Hudson River.