The human spirit is unstoppable

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Beyonce's being taken to task for the ultimate 1 percent statement -- by people who don't understand the 1 percent
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*Insert GIF of me sobbing in the bathtub*
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The link between the Deepwater Horizon spill and the Gulf's dolphin die-offs just got even stronger
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"If it would've been the other way around," mother says, "Jason would have been locked up on the spot"
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Notre Dame is trying to bar private insurers from doing business with students who want birth control coverage
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It was 1987, so long ago that Jay Leno was on the show. But the montage's opening seconds may take your breath away
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A recently uncovered police report indicates that Jim Bob Duggar called the cops on the eldest of his 19 kids
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In the sketch "Swanks," Schumer raves about booty-enhancing pants that get men on the streets to holler
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With entries from the Netherlands to Kenya to Nepal
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New York residents woke up Wednesday morning to find mattress-sized flyers disparaging victims of rape
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Bobby Jindal, who blasts Obama for executive action on immigration, is unilaterally enforcing "religious freedom"
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From waiting periods to convenient access, Texas law makes it easy to buy a gun. Basic healthcare? Not so much
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The Christian school might be violating students' First Amendment rights with a ban on same-sex marriage support


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January 15, 2015  more than 600 civic, business and philanthropic

In the winter of 2012, WPDI provided our key partner in

  • The Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) extends to

Whitaker’s international influence is not limited to Hollywood. He’s

In South Sudan, UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace and Reconciliation

A speech about the conflict in South Sudan and how WPDI is helping to

Academy award winner Forest Whitaker visited Findley Elementary in Des

Forest Whitaker, an Oscar-winning actor, was at Des Moines' Findley

Forest Whitaker returns to inspire Des Moines students

People Magazine, “Forest Whitaker Uses His Start Power to Fight for

RTT News, “Forest Whitaker Honored for His Civil Rights Work in Uganda

United Nations Radio, “Forest Whitaker launches peace organization in

Zain Company, “Forest Whitaker visits Zain South Sudan offices to

“A Message from UNESCO’s Forest Whitaker on Peace in South Sudan”,

Ericsson website, “Peace Initiative launched in Mexico with Forest

UNESCO Courier, “Child Soldiers: a new life ahead” Forest Whitaker

UNESCO, Culture, “Forest Whitaker: ‘This is the new hope of humanity

UN Earth News, “UN Day of Peace: Sustainable peace for a sustainable

CNN, “Actor Forest Whitaker marks 10th Anniversary of Intl. Day of


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