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10 Things Every College Professor Hates
Business Insider
August 28, 2014

Your professors are not your friends.

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Mills College Changes Policy To Allow Transgender Students To Enroll
huffingtonpost.com
August 27, 2014

For the first time in its 162 years as a school of higher education, one all-women's college will become the first higher education, all-female institution in America to consider an application from any individual who self-identifies as a woman.

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BREAKING: Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli Are Lesbianing Together
Autostraddle
August 27, 2014

Orange is the New Black actress Samira Wiley and Orange is the New Black writer Lauren Morelli are A Thing.

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4-year old children's drawings may predict their intelligence a decade later : SCIENCE : Tech Times
techtimes.com
August 27, 2014

Drawings made by four-year-old children may predict future intelligence, according to a new study out of London.

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How Not to Write About Women Artists
hyperallergic.com
August 27, 2014

Gertrude Käsbeir and Rinko Kawauchi have two things in common: they’re women and they’re photographers. Käsbeir was an early American photographer who took portraits of Native American medicine men and worked with Alfred Steiglitz. Kawauchi is a contemporary Japanese artist

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Doctor Who lesbian kiss sparks complaints
NZ Herald News
August 27, 2014

Ofcom has received six complaints after a lesbian kiss featured in Saturday night's Doctor Who episode, Deep Breath. - New Zealand Herald

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Lesbian is talk of Ireland after winning beauty queen crown at Rose Of Tralee pageant  
Mail Online
August 27, 2014

Maria Walsh, 27, was born in America but raised in County Mayo, Ireland. Since winning the 56-year-old pageant (left), Maria has revealed she is gay and has recently come out of a two-year relationship.

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Judges Take Tough Tone at Gay Marriage Hearing
NYTimes
August 27, 2014

CHICAGO — Federal appeals judges bristled on Tuesday at arguments defending bans on same-sex marriage in Indiana and Wisconsin, with one Republican appointee comparing them to laws, now defunct, that once outlawed weddings between blacks and whites.

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In Changing America, Gay Masculinity Has 'Many Different Shades' : NPR
NPR
August 27, 2014

As attitudes toward homosexuality shift in the U.S., many gay men say that's created not just more legal freedoms but also greater freedom to express their gender identities.

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Judges blast Ind., Wis. gay marriage bans
USA Today
August 27, 2014

CHICAGO (AP) — The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago as attorneys for Wisconsin and Indiana sought to reinstate bans on gay weddings ruled unconstitutional two months earlier.

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