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members of USA Gymnastics

Survivors of Larry Nassar in USA Gymnastics Sexual-Abuse Case To Receive $380-Million Settlement

In a case that has unveiled some of the deepest and darkest parts of athletics, USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee have agreed to pay a $380-million settlement to hundreds of survivors, all of whom were sexually abused by their former team doctor Larry Nassar. NPR’s Joe…

Steve Phillips Explains to Corporate Executives Why 'Brown is the New White'

Civil rights attorney Steve Phillips, author of the New York Times bestselling book “Brown Is the New White,”told some of the nation’s top thought leaders and corporate executives committed to diversity and inclusion that a “New American Majority” is “transforming all manners of modern society.” Phillips was the keynote speaker…

Anti-LGBT Missouri Lawmaker Resigns in Disgrace Over Texting Scandal

By Michael Nam Another virulently anti-LGBT and pro “family values” legislator was revealed to be a hypocrite on Wednesday. Republican John Diehl was forced to step down from his powerful position as Speaker of the Missouri House of Representatives after the Kansas City Star obtained texts of a sexual nature…