Rachel Maddow Connects The Dots. Only The Dots Are Women’s Rights. And They’re Disappearing.

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Name one thing that the American people need. Maybe you said jobs, or health care, or immigration reform, or reliable energy sources. But I’m guessing you didn’t say less access to medical facilities for women. Am I right? So why have these politicians made it their top priority to infringe on women’s rights? If you […]

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A Poem About Race That Might Get Some People Angry, But It's Only Because What She’s Saying Is True

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What happens when a dangerously exciting fantasy flick is actually real life for some folks? A fearless poet breaks it all down in two minutes. Read more: http://upworthy.com/a-poem-about-race-that-might-get-some-people-angry-but-its-only-because-what-shes-saying-is-true

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Folks Are Mad At A Famous Actress For Taking Care Of Herself. You Won't Believe Why.

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On May 14, 2013, actress and director Angelina Jolie wrote a piece describing her decision to undergo a preventive double mastectomy because of a genetic mutation that makes Jolie more at risk for breast and ovarian cancer. While most people applauded Jolie, others called her decision a tragedy because Jolie allegedly “ruined” her looks. Here’s […]

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A Tragic Event Caught On Video Played Out Like A Horrific Scene From A 25-Year-Old Movie

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After breaking up a street fight, a man named Eric Garner (aka “Big E”) was unfairly targeted and killed by New York City police officers in broad daylight. The heartbreaking event, captured on video by witnesses, bore striking resemblance to a scene from the 1989 Spike Lee film “Do the Right Thing,” a story about […]

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