In what animal rights advocates are calling "a startling and tremendously exciting announcement," the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus said Thursday that it will retire its performing elephants by 2018. The entertainment company told the Associated Press exclusively that "growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to...
Attorneys for the family of Michael Brown announced Thursday they are filing a...
India's savage 2012 gang rape of a student who later died caused global outrage and a toughening of sexual violence laws. But societal change comes hard in a country where a rape is still reported every 16 minutes - and where a new film in which one perpetrator blithely blames the victim for being out that night is causing furor, yet little surprise. Enter Priya's Shakti, a new comic book starring a rape survivor turned superhero. Priya's power: Her belief she can transform the world.
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