Source: CNN – Top StoriesAchieving the highest honor of Boy Scouting is no easy feat: One must spend years earning 21 merit badges involving topics such as first aid, communication and environmental science.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesEven as universities strive to become more inclusive places, students with intellectual and developmental disabilities still have often found the door to higher education closed to them.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesThe way we treat anorexia may be changing, thanks to a new study linking the illness to metabolism.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesAlan Turing, a crack code-breaker and visionary mathematician who was convicted under Victorian-era homophobic laws, will be the face of Britain’s new £50 note.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesRich people don’t just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us — they also have bigger carbon footprints.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesIn 2050, London’s climate will feel more like Barcelona’s, according to a new climate change study.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesIllinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker used the occasion of World Pride and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots to advocate for transgender kids Sunday.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesFor a trans person, YouTube can be an extremely valuable resource. It’s a place where they can find — and share — personal stories of gender transitions, identity struggles and journeys through surgeries and hormone…
Source: CNN – Top StoriesPink Floyd’s David Gilmour sold his guitars for a record-breaking $21 million at a New York charity auction Thursday to fight against climate change.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesLast week, Botswana’s High Court made history when it overturned colonial-era laws criminalizing consensual same-sex relations. The ruling, which came mere weeks after Kenya’s High Court ruled to uphold its own 19th-century law…
Source: CNN – Top StoriesDepictions of girls as less academic than boys, men being belittled for "unmanly" behavior, and an array of other cliched portrayals have been consigned to history in British commercials as new rules come into effect …
Source: CNN – Top StoriesThe bands *NSYNC and Queen might not have a lot of crossover in the music world, but they do at the Denver Zoo where two same-sex flamingos — named Lance Bass and Freddie Mercury — share a love story.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesThe White House blocked a State Department intelligence staffer this week from issuing testimony to the House warning that human-caused climate change could be "possibly catastrophic," according to The Washington Post.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesIn a blow to the LGBTQI movement in Africa, Kenya’s High Court ruled Friday that a colonial-era law banning same-sex relations should remain in place.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesThe Supreme Court on Tuesday left in place a lower court ruling in favor of a Pennsylvania school district policy that allows some transgender students to use bathrooms that match their gender identity.
Source: CNN – Top Stories• Burnout now an official medical diagnosis.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesLike thousands of pastors, Rev. Adam Ericksen strides out on the church lawn each week to post a message on a marquee sign next to the street.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesGerman newspaper Bild published a cut-out kippah skullcap on its front page Monday, urging readers to show their solidarity with the country’s Jewish community in the face of rising anti-Semitism.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesA man’s first shave is a milestone no matter who you are. But for transgender man Samson Bonkeabantu Brown, it was memorable for several reasons.
Source: CNN – Top StoriesBeaming in the bright sunshine, Amber Wang took the hand of her new wife, Kristin Huang, on the steps of the Xinyi District office in Taipei, Friday, making history as one of the first same-sex couples to marry in Asia.