14 years ago Trump gave an inspiring speech about walls. Yesterday, 400 migrants took his advice to heart.

On January 17, 400 migrants seeking asylum helped dig a tunnel underneath the border wall between Mexico and the United States. They immediately turned themselves over to U.S. Customs authorities. The willingness of these migrants, including an estimated 200 children, shows both the desperation of those seeking asylum but also…

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The Consumer Electronics Show just banned a sex toy invented by and for women but awarded one made for men.

via Lora DiCarlo One would think that the forward-thinking minds behind the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas would be well beyond cowing to outdated double standards when it comes to sex. But, unfortunately, they’re not. Lora DiCarlo, a woman-run start-up “determined to change the face of pleasure…

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This viral thread on what people can and can’t say due to ‘political correctness’ is gold.

When people decry “political correctness,” what are they really railing against? Political correctness is a loaded term. People bandy it about with eye-rolling disdain whenever someone gets called out for saying offensive, sexist, racist, or otherwise hurtful things, claiming everyone is just too sensitive these days. The concept comes up…

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This survivor of human trafficking is turning her experience into a life-saving service.

Shandra Woworuntu left her home country of Indonesia because she couldn’t find work. Sold on the idea of The American Dream, she flew overseas to “make money, see Whitney Houston and eat pizza.” All photos by L’Oreal Paris. What happened next was a nightmare worse than Woworuntu could have ever…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, actual swamp-drainer, blasts what Congress pays for healthcare.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is bringing a refreshing perspective rarely seen on Capitol Hill. Serving in Congress is not a poor person’s—or even a middle-class person’s—game. According to the income and asset reports Senators and Representatives are required to submit, the median wealth of a U.S. Senator is $3.2 million and the…

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