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06Apr, 2017

Transgender Boys Accepted Into Boy Scouts

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Boy Scouts of America make a ground breaking decision to accept transgender youth.

Boy Scouts of America make a ground breaking decision to accept transgender youth.
The Boy Scouts of America was formed more than 100 years ago to meet the needs of boys. It’s estimated that more than 2.4 million boys participate in the organization in the United…

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28Mar, 2017

Influential Pagan Women for Women’s History Month

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Women’s History Month

A List of Influential Pagan Women for Women’s History Month
March 8 is International Women’s Day, and the entire month of March is dedicated to remembering women who made a difference for women. For Women’s history month, here are six women who have influ…

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16Feb, 2017

Teach Your Children About Feminist Activism

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feminist activism through books.

Introduce your children to the topic of feminist activism through books.
Readers tend to be thinkers. Research shows that people who read every day benefit not just from knowledge, but from vocabulary expansion and reduced stress. Practically every parent wants the…

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09Feb, 2017

The Chinese New Year Animals and the Zodiac Story

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2017 Celebrate the year of the Rooster when you ring in the Chinese New Year.

2017 Celebrate the year of the Rooster when you ring in the Chinese New Year.
January 28 marks the Chinese New Year. It’s the Year of the Rooster, and just like Americans celebrate New Year’s Eve on December 31, celebrations of the Chinese New Year begin on Jan…

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19Jan, 2017

The Civil Rights Activist of Canada – Viola Desmond

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Viola Desmond fought for equal civil rights for black in Canada.

Viola Desmond fought for equal civil rights for black in Canada.
Here in the United States, we’re familiar with Rosa Parks and her refusal to move to the back of the bus. She was not the only woman making strides in civil rights in North America. In our neighbor …

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10Jan, 2017

Pew Researches a College Degree and Religion

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College Degree and Religion

Earning a college degree has positive consequences for your children.
It’s no secret that earning a college degree makes you more employable. It’s estimated that college graduates with a bachelor’s degree earn at least $17,000 more than people with a high sch…

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29Nov, 2016

Lesbian Women Who Fought for Civil Rights

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Lesbian Women Stood up to fight for Civil Rights

Lesbian Women Stood up to fight for Civil Rights
Until the late 20th century, gays and lesbians had to hide their sexual orientation. Gay men were arrested at a much higher rate than gay women, because the laws weren’t on the books to prevent a lesbian relationsh…

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17Nov, 2016

Understanding LGBT History and Its Important Figures of the 70s

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October is LGBT History Month

October is LGBT History Month
October is LGBT History Month, not be confused with June, which is Gay Pride Month. It’s important to know the heritage of gay rights in the United States. There were a lot of people who changed the environment for the LGBT community…

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