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  • Refugees arriving in Scotland will get this front page greeting.

    Immediately following the horrific terrorist attacks in Paris, refugees from Syria were thrown into the spotlight. And, in many ways, unfairly so. Speculation began swirling that those involved in the Nov. 13, 2015, attacks had crossed into France amongst the wave of Syrian refugees escaping conflict. This line of thinking prompted harsh anti-refugee rhetoric across […]

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  • 3 Reasons Why Ronald McDonald Isn't Smiling Today

    Fast food workers are hitting the streets in record numbers. Why? Here’s a little explainer for you. You’re welcome! .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; height: auto; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } Read more: http://upworthy.com/3-reasons-why-ronald-mcdonald-isnt-smiling-today

  • Last year’s #OscarsSoWhite problem was bad. This year, it’s even worse.

    On Jan. 14, the 2016 Oscar nominations were announced. There are plenty of talented actors who deserve a round of applause. Leonardo DiCaprio, for instance, is up for Best Actor for his work in “The Revenant,” right after snagging the Golden Globe this past weekend. Jennifer Lawrence and Brie Larson are also nominated for the […]

  • Fatphobia is real. Here’s how it affected one woman.

    Last August, I did a family photo shoot with a professional photographer at our beach house in Connecticut. The beach one of those quiet, private spots where you can actually hear yourself think was on the Long Island Sound, and the water was calm. My nephews ran around like maniacs the entire time, laughing and […]