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They Were Denied The Chance To Speak To America, So They Recorded This Video Instead

Phillip Agnew, executive director of Dream Defenders, was scheduled to speak at the 50th Anniversary March on Washington. He, along with Sofia Campos (United We Dream) were cut from the program, citing time constraints. Phillip decided that he was going to give his speech anyway, and he and Sofia took to Twitter to start the #OurMarch conversation. I hope you'll take two minutes to watch him speaking truth to power, and share if it inspires you today.

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This article originally appeared on 07.10.21


Dr. Daniel Mansfield and his team at the University of New South Wales in Australia have just made an incredible discovery. While studying a 3,700-year-old tablet from the ancient civilization of Babylon, they found evidence that the Babylonians were doing something astounding: trigonometry!

Most historians have credited the Greeks with creating the study of triangles' sides and angles, but this tablet presents indisputable evidence that the Babylonians were using the technique 1,500 years before the Greeks ever were.


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This article originally appeared on 09.08.16


92-year-old Norma had a strange and heartbreaking routine.

Every night around 5:30 p.m., she stood up and told the staff at her Ohio nursing home that she needed to leave. When they asked why, she said she needed to go home to take care of her mother. Her mom, of course, had long since passed away.

Behavior like Norma's is quite common for older folks suffering from Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Walter, another man in the same assisted living facility, demanded breakfast from the staff every night around 7:30.

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