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There’s a Guinness World Record for origami elephants. The story behind it is delightful.
One little change in how you talk to your kids can help them be more successful.
My white parents adopted African-American twins when I was young. This is our story.
The internet is falling in love with this mom’s note to her ex-boyfriend’s new girlfriend.
These 9 handwritten notes from students to their teachers will break your heart.
Why Halifax sends Boston an amazing thank-you gift every year.
A retail giant is giving its Black Friday sales to fight climate change. Why? Trump.
A mom’s heartbreaking letter to the doctor who never ‘told her the truth’ about her baby.
What happens after drinking 1, 2, and 3 glasses of wine? 19 viral photos tell all.
Meet a mom who takes care of people’s babies while they make huge parenting decisions.
Dozens of people on Reddit are saying ‘Thanks, Obama.’ For real.
Feel better after being outside? Theres a scientific reason for that.
Actual Holocaust survivors have a positive message about America’s new President-elect.
The reason I believe this election will unite millennials.
When Trump takes office in 70 days, the risk begins. Here’s how you can take control now.
This video shows how a couple with opposing political views manages to stay together.
This inspiring open letter to the country from 100 women of color will energize you.
11 pics of messages strangers left on New York’s subway walls after the election.
If you’re tempted to move to Canada because of Trump, please read this first.
Why people are dedicating their votes to powerful women past, present, and future.
Prop what? Judge who? State rep whatever? Don’t make this rookie voting mistake.
Why The Weather Channel is providing 9 hours of election counter-programming.
John Lewis doesn’t want you to forget what it took for him to have the right to vote.
What I have to lose if Trump becomes president is intangible, but scary.
Why Tim Kaine delivering an entire speech in Spanish meant the world to me as a Latina.
Watch a simple explanation of why it’s so hard to improve policing in the U.S.
Upset her son wasn’t getting cast in ads, she posted his photos online. They went viral.
Elon Musk’s energy company is making glass shingles that double as solar panels.
6 conversations I was forced to have with my kids about the election because of Trump.
A side-by-side comparison of the Dakota pipeline protest and Oregon militant verdicts.
The Supreme Court announced it’ll hear a major transgender rights case. This is big.
We asked people what they’ll do if Trump becomes president. Here’s what they told us.
Marvel made a comic of a Syrian family. It tells a story you won’t see on the news.
New U.S. citizens are racing to the polls for the first time this year. They told us why.
Hear paralyzed musicians deliver a performance with only their brainwaves.
Everything wrong with how millennials are talked to about voting in one video.
This filmmaker is re-enacting a tragic attack to show the world what Syria faces daily.
What a hopeful first-generation immigrant wants you to remember on Election Day.
This immigrant and law student wants you to make your voice heard on Nov. 8.
Where did Donald Trump get the idea that abortions happen on the due date?
Theres a community in Ethiopia where everyone lives as equals. And it works.
A billboard just appeared in Michigan with a message for Donald Trump in Arabic.
How door-to-door political campaigning restored my faith in humanity.
The machista mentality is harmful for women. These 21 tweets explain why.
Trump allegedly used the r-word. Next time, he should use this handy chart.
What if Dr. Seuss had been alive for this election? Meet the Grump who sacked Greatland.
We need to talk about what Natasha Stoynoff says Trump did the day after assaulting her.
Scientists explain why we’re seeing this astonishing increase in wildfires.
These photos of North Carolina’s ‘100-year flood’ will stop you in your tracks.
After the second debate, these 5 voters changed their minds. They told us why.
Donald Trump’s leaked audio isn’t just horrifying because he’s running for president.