The Red Hot Chili Peppers Just Released Their 2017 Tour Dates — TIME

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have just announced the concert dates for their upcoming 2017 North American Getaway tour. The 24-stop tour starts in San Antonio, Texas on January 5th and will travel throughout the U.S. and Canada before ending its run on March 18th in Vancouver. Tickets go on sale on September 23rd, but…

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This Is Your Brain On Porn — Thought Catalog

Anna SastrePornography in relationships has been an issue for a long time. Even today, professional recommendations on how to manage the use of pornography still vary widely. We attended one workshop in a couples therapy conference that recommended to merely accept porn use, especially by men, as natural and harmless. While this may be an…

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Pack rapes becoming common, reveals support centre

Sexual violence cases are very common in the National Capital District of Papua New Guinea.

This was revealed by the Family Support Centre based at the Port Moresby General Hospital (POMGEN).

The centre treats over 1000 survivors of domestic and sexual violence in a year, with about 40 patients a month.

The centre reports that more than half of the monthly survivors are children under the age of 16.

FSC also revealed that pack rapes and paedophile cases are becoming very common.

FSC clinical manager Tessie Soi said the figures are quite alarming, especially in NCD, which is known as a mini PNG.

Soi said we need to speak openly about it and encourage people to recognise that these issues are really happening in the communities.

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Education needs to fundamentally change if we are to reach our global development goals — World Education Blog

The new Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report by UNESCO, released this morning, shows the vast potential for education to propel progress towards all global goals outlined in the new Sustainable Development Agenda (SDGs). But, if education is to fulfill that potential and meet the current challenges facing the planet, a seismic shift is needed in […]

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People Are Snapping Up These Items in a Strong Back-to-School Season — Fortune

Along with the perennial run on leggings, students returning to America’s classrooms this year are making a beeline for retro sneakers, “cold-shoulder” tops, versatile laptops, and USB drives. Demand for those hot-ticket items is helping to push back-to-school spending to its fastest growth in four years, a boon for retailers in their second most important…

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Woman Arrested After Setting a Car On Fire That She Thought Was Her Ex’s — PEKELE

A woman in Clearwater, Florida was arrested and charged with second-degree arson on Saturday after surveillance video footage revealed that she’d set a car on fire last month. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Carmen Chamblee, 19, allegedly told police that she believed the vehicle belonged to her ex-boyfriend. Unfortunately for the actual owner of […]

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Italian Models Rock Naked Dresses That Are Basically Pubic Curtains — PEKELE

The thigh-split dress trend has been a thing ever since Angelina Jolie stuck out her leg on the 2012 Oscars red carpet, and, since then, celebrities have been trying their best to put their own spin on the look and win “best dressed” points.

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