100 Super Healthy and Filling Foods — TIME

You know the basics of a healthy diet: lots of fruit and vegetables, some nuts and seeds, full-fat dairy, and a few servings of fish and lean meat. Of course, most of us don’t always abide by those rules, our food choices guided by cravings or hunger instead of proper planning. That’s why we compiled…

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It’s Holi in India — Why Evolution Is True

. . . and here’s the animated Google Doodle. Fortunately, I’ve never witnessed these celebrations close up, which would involve you getting your clothes permanently ruined with dye! Read more about the holiday here and here.

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“This is India’s Uber”: Sexual harassment allegations rattle India’s top entertainment startup — Quartz

In trying to be like Uber, the world’s most highly valued startup, some Indian firms may be following the example a little too well. A Medium user writing under the name Indian Fowler—inspired by Susan Fowler, the software engineer who posted a lengthy account of rampant sexism at Uber—has come forward with disconcerting claims about…

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This elementary school is under fire for a wildly misguided assignment about slavery — Fusion

facebook / jamil karriemOfficials at South Mountain Elementary School in South Orange, NJ, are scrambling to apologize after a recent assignment angered community members over what they claim is a tone-deaf depiction of slavery. At issue is a 5th grade U.S. history assignment in which students were asked to create artistic “examples of an event…

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The murder of a trans woman of color has taken an overdue step toward justice — Fusion

Deeniquia Dodds/FacebookPolice have charged three men with robbery, first-degree felony murder, and hate crimes in connection with the killing of Deeniquia Dodds, a black transgender woman. Dodds, 22, was shot around the corner from the house she lived in with her family in Washington, DC, in the early hours of July 4, 2016. After nine…

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Egyptian Prosecutor Orders Release of Ousted President Hosni Mubarak — TIME

(CAIRO) — Egypt’s official news agency says a Cairo prosecutor has ordered the release from detention of ousted president Hosni Mubarak, ending nearly six years of legal proceedings against the long-ruling autocrat. It says the prosecutor, Ibrahim Saleh, ordered his release Monday after he accepted a petition by Mubarak’s lawyer for his freedom on the…

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Video: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on raising feminist boys—because sexism hurts them too — Quartz

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s latest book, Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions, is addressed to a friend who wants to raise a feminist daughter. But addressing the Women of the World Festival in London on Saturday, Adichie stressed that feminism isn’t just for girls—and that sexism is harmful to boys too (33:22 in…

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Uganda’s youth are addicted to gambling on English soccer, now the government wants to crack down — Quartz

Kampala Paul Wasswa has been sat at the counter for seven hours, his eyes darting between a virtual roulette screen above and betting slips in front. The university student hopes his Saturday spent in one of Kampala’s many betting outlets brings big rewards. “This is my work. I wake up early and I just come…

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Bangladesh set to reduce allowable age of child marriage to zero — Why Evolution Is True

According to the site Girls Not Brides, since 1929 the legal age of marriage in Bangladesh is 18 for women and 21 for men. Yet the law is widely flouted: 52% of Bangladeshi girls are married by 18, and 18% by the age of 15. This is the second highest rate of child marriage on the planet. […]

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