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How '80's marketing killed computer science for women

The number of women in computer programming was outpacing men in the early '80's. Then marketing happened.

"Free For All: Inside the Public Library" will make you turn off you laptop and grab your library card

A new documentary pays tribute to public libraries and explores the surprising role they played in the gay rights movement.

New rules require colleges to report violence based on gender identity, expand protections for suvivors

The Department of Education has updated its rules on campus safety reports to require the inclusion of hate crimes based on gender identity and further protect the rights of assault survivors.

Editor's Picks of the Week

Editor-in-Chief Kevin Sessums shares his favorite things this week.

Mormon church appears more LGBT-friendly after Utah legalizes same-sex marriage

Statements by a leader of the Church of Latter-Day Saints and others within the Mormon community indicate that the church's position on same-sex marriage may be shifting.

All-boys Catholic school refuses to let Ellen Page film new movie on campus

A Catholic school in New York withdrew permission for a new Ellen Page film to shoot on campus after learning of the movie's same-sex themes.

Yes, "Hannibal" is Bryan Fuller's most successful show, but it's also his least fun

Yesterday I profiled Bryan Fuller's first failed show, "Dead Like Me." Today, I look at his more successful but very, very different "Hannibal."

Indian talk show earns kudos for its groundbreaking discussion of gender and sexuality

Sunday's episode of "Satyamev Jayate," a popular Indian talk show, is winning kudos for its frank discussion of LGBT and hijra Indians.

Hotline is a new documentary exploring the world of telephone sex, psychics, and suicide prevention

Director Tony Shaff explores the strange, sometimes tender phenomenon of telephone hotlines.

Mykki Blanco steals the show on Etnik's new single "Unclassified"

Etnik's industrial beat and Mykki's flow will give you goosebumps.

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