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Posted on: Aug 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Sexual contact between siblings may be destructive, though it doesn’t always constitute abuse.

Posted on: Jul 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New Jersey advocacy campaign calls for widespread testing to prevent this growing public health threat.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

“I'm not always comfortable when a man tells me he's gay; I don't understand his world, but I do understand that he's part of mine.”

Posted on: Nov 13, 2013, Source: AlterNet

NYPD investigates flurry of violence as 7 new incidents surface in version of game allegedly dubbed ‘Knock out the Jew.’

Posted on: Oct 30, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Rachel Maddow: "When you're running for President, a plagiarism scandal is not something you want on your resume, especially not one as embarrassing as plagiarism from Wikipedia!"

Posted on: Oct 2, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Kudos to writer Kurt Eichenwald for a hard-hitting piece of journalism that exposes GOP's lies.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Scientists urge Texas to adopt textbooks supporting evolution over creationism.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Legalizing weed may be the answer to Congress's national budget crisis as activists push for a system where weed is taxed.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Judging children under 16 on their physical appearance in beauty contests is now a crime under French law.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A new project educates people about female sexual body part and why we all should be “cliterate.”

Posted on: Aug 27, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The court awarded a new trial for damages and compensation for his loss of liberty, in a decision which may have wider implications.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Canadian journalist bares breasts to prove point on “International Go Topless Day.”

Posted on: Aug 14, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Society’s continuous fascination with breasts has led to a bunch of quirky scientific studies over time with some wacky findings you wouldn’t believe…

Posted on: Aug 9, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Hypochondria is a debilitating condition that extends far beyond a harmless obsession with imaginary illness.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The UN World Health Organization claims the problem is so widespread that it is now considered a global public health problem.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Why human desire to know the future is costing vulnerable folks big bucks.