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  • The unconventional family that gave birth to Wonder Woman

    The unconventional family that gave birth to Wonder Woman
    Now nearly 73, Wonder Woman has become a relatively uncontroversial cultural icon in her old age, for sale on countless lunch boxes, T-shirts and collectible toys — even gracing the big screen in her very own motion picture slated for 2017. In...
  • U.S. Court hears arguments on sex discrimination at Goldman Sachs

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group on Wednesday attacked expert evidence offered by attorneys for former female employees in a U.S. federal sex discrimination lawsuit, arguing there was no pattern of gender-based pay and promotion disparities at the...
  • Houston, we have a 1st Amendment problem

    Houston recently passed an ordinance through its City Council that has sparked quite a bit of controversy among conservative evangelicals. The Houston Equal Rights Ordinance, a sweeping, left-leaning law trumpeted by the City of Houston and its openly...
  • Shame on Texas and the U.S. Supreme Court

    In allowing Texas' voter identification law to go into effect, at least for the November election, the U.S. Supreme Court last week showed the nation precisely what it meant in 2013 when its conservatives struck down the heart of the Voting Rights Act...
  • Muhlenberg stages Sondheim musical 'Anyone Can Whistle'

    Stephen Sondheim's absurdist cult musical "Anyone Can Whistle" takes on insanity, conformity, miracles and government. As the seldom-produced musical celebrates the 50th anniversary of its opening on Broadway, Muhlenberg College has decided to craft its...
  • San Bernardino inmates allege gay discrimination in jail

    San Bernardino inmates allege gay discrimination in jail
    San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies called gay, bisexual and transgender inmates "sisses" and "freak shows" and denied them access to services given to other inmates, civil rights attorneys alleged in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday. Fifteen...
  • School districts celebrate LGBT History Month

    School districts celebrate LGBT History Month
    South Florida school districts voiced their support this month for the contributions of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. On Tuesday, the Broward School Board approved a resolution celebrating October as LGBT History Month. Palm...
  • Five things for Wednesday, Oct. 22

    Five things for Wednesday, Oct. 22
    Five things for today in Orlando: man found after mother's homicide; Scott and Crist held final debate; new poll finds governor's race is divided along gender lines; lots of traffic around elementary schools; splitting Florida into two states; and more....
  • Holocaust Center joins Shakespeare Theater on civil rights debate

    Holocaust Center joins Shakespeare Theater on civil rights debate
    More than two years ago, the Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center in Maitland began planning a series of exhibits to commemorate a significant date this year: the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. It was the...
  • How unfair was Whittier's at-large voting system?

    To the editor: The editorial states that until recently, Whittier voters elected at-large City Council members rather than ones representing individual districts, and that this arrangement resulted in the Latino population being underrepresented. ("...
  • Women's Work Is Not Free Or Cut Rate

    Women's Work Is Not Free Or Cut Rate
    Here's something women need to stop doing to other women: We need to stop asking each other to lower our fees, cut our rates or work for free because we're members of the same sex. Many women donate our time and expertise, offering the gift of our...