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9-Year-Old Demands Action From Local Government

9-Year-Old Demands Action From Local Government

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Jacksonville, Florida’s largest city, doesn’t have any legal protections against discrimination against LGBT citizens in housing, employment, or public accommodations such as restaurants and hotels. An effort to pass an inclusive Human Rights Ordinance failed in 2012, but the work to pass an inclusive HRO in Jacksonville continues. […]

12 Year-Old With Leukemia Expelled By Battle Creek Catholic School – VIDEO

12 Year-Old With Leukemia Expelled By Battle Creek Catholic School – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit 12 year-old Rose McGrath has been battling acute lymphoblastic leukemia for almost three years. Diagnosed in August of 2012, she has been in the fight of her life. Her treatments have concluded, but as her mother says, “You still have a very long recovery process because you’ve basically […]

A New, Younger Generation Of Activists Is Taking On Gender Stereotyping – AND WINNING!

A New, Younger Generation Of Activists Is Taking On Gender Stereotyping – AND WINNING!

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit There I was, six years old in ballet class, with a Spider Man band-aid on because I had scratched myself up playing outside. “Why do you have a BOY band-aid?” the other girls asked as they gathered around in shock and horror. The closest I ever came to […]

Florida Mom Forced To Agree To Son’s Circumcision – VIDEO

Florida Mom Forced To Agree To Son’s Circumcision – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit 31 year-old Heather Hironimus of West Boynton, Florida in Palm Beach County was released from jail on Saturday after signing a consent form to have her 4 ½ year old son circumcised. She had been jailed since May 14. Hironimus has been in a battle for several years […]

8-Year Old Creates Stunning Victory For Gender Equality

8-Year Old Creates Stunning Victory For Gender Equality

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Congratulations to Els, from North London, for her astounding accomplishment. The 8-year old managed to convince a mega book publisher to stop marketing books that are titled ‘for boys’ and ‘for girls.’ Els, was very put off when the book company, Scholastic, told her in a title, that […]