Jennifer Lawrence Is Taking a Year Off from Acting to Focus on Activism

Celebrities & Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence is making a big change—over the next year, the multi award-winning actress won’t be working on any new movies. Instead, Lawrence plans to focus on activism, and encouraging young people to become more engaged with politics. In a new interview with Entertainment Tonight, while promoting her latest movie Red Sparrow, Lawrence said, “I’m […]

Sally Field Tried To Set Her Son Up With Adam Rippon And The Internet Can’t Handle It

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Image via Amin Mohammad Jamali / Jim Spellman / Getty Sally Field pretty much wins it all. She has been in all the best movies (hi, Mrs. Doubtfire), is a fierce advocate for women’s health rights, and just seems like a generally delightful person to be around. Oh, and she also has the least amount […]

Fifth Grader Vows To ‘Protect His Friends’ During Active Shooter Drill

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Kids today have a lot of the same worries we did as children — homework, grades, fitting in, making friends. But there is an entire other level to being at school for them; namely, is someone going to come into their school with the intention of shooting as many people as they can. Mother Tanai […]

Florida Shooting Survivor Takes On Trump And The NRA: ‘We Call BS!’

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Image via RHONA WISE/AFP/Getty Images Emma Gonzalez. Remember that name. Because this 17-year-old high school student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas –along with her fellow classmates and peers — will change the world. During a rally in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Gonzalez gave a passionate speech directed at U.S. lawmakers, pleading for them to reevaluate gun control laws […]

The Parkland Shooting Made Me Relive My Sister's Death at Sandy Hook. This Didn’t Have to Happen Again.

Politics

Courtesy of Carlee Soto Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Not again. That’s what runs through my mind as the breaking news alert flashes on my phone that there has been yet another school shooting. This time a high school in Florida, where 17 people were murdered and more than a dozen others injured. In an […]

I Want To Teach My Children To Love America, But Not This America

The Issues (WTF, America?)

Jordan Parks Photography / Getty Images I love my country. I love the beauty of its diverse landscapes as well as its diverse people. I love the ideals of a representative government of the people, by the people, and for the people. I love the well-planned balance of powers within our government, and the freedoms […]

My Husband Isn’t My Best Friend, And This Is Why

Love and Marriage

There are lots of predictable occurrences in life. You can pretty much bet that if you straighten your hair or wash your car, it’s going to rain; or that Googling any number of random symptoms, no matter how minor, will convince you that you’re afflicted with a life-threatening illness. And when someone posts a Facebook […]