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The early gay rights movement was largely focused on the issues of gay men. So how did the L make it to the front of LGBT?
This Christmas, honor the “reason for the season” with the same radical kindness he showed his neighbors.
Anne kept her actual head, her maiden head, and one of Henry’s castles after their annulment.
The fatal accident that took Princess Diana happened 18 years ago, but the beloved royal is more popular than ever.
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It might seem like a recent and random fad but the rise of kpop and other South Korean cultural exports is part of the nation’s bid for global soft power.
The QWERTY keyboard is nearly ubiquitous among English language keyboards. But it wasn’t the first or only arrangement developed.
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Homophobia and enforced heteronormativity are not the deeply rooted human tradition conservatives like to pretend they are.
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While Catherine Parr is often treated as a footnote in Henry VII’s life of philandering, this accomplished queen was an opinionated writer on a mission.