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Historic Eclipse Turns Day Into Night Across the US

Historic Eclipse Turns Day Into Night Across the US

By Marcia Dunn | Aug 21
Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century.

Eclipse Eve: Millions Converge Across US to See Sun Go Dark

Eclipse Eve: Millions Converge Across US to See Sun Go Dark

By Marcia Dunn | Aug 20
Millions of Americans converged on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the midday sun Monday for a wondrous couple of minutes in the first total solar eclipse to sweep coast to coast in 99 years.

LGBT Homeless Teens Fight for Survival

LGBT Homeless Teens Fight for Survival

By Deon C. Jefferson | Aug 20
The folks at A Way Home America, Rapid Results Institute, and HomeBase have come up with a solution to end teen homelessness, dubbed the 100 Day Challenge.

Broward Schools to Host Church Accused of Bigotry

Broward Schools to Host Church Accused of Bigotry

By Michael d'Oliveira | Aug 20
A contract between Broward County Public Schools and Celebration Church Fort Lauderdale has some members of the LGBT community accusing school officials of sheltering bigotry.

The Boston 'Free Speech' Rally: Even Trump Liked It

The Boston 'Free Speech' Rally: Even Trump Liked It

Aug 20
The numbers said it all: 40,000 counter-protesters, 100 alt-right demonstrators, thousands of police and security forces, 33 arrests. On a warm Saturday afternoon the Boston "Free Speech" rally became a happy celebration of just that

Boston 'Free Speech' Rally @  Boston Common :: August 19, 2017

Boston 'Free Speech' Rally @ Boston Common :: August 19, 2017

Aug 20
EDGE went to the "Free Speech" rally on Boston Common, which proved to be an overwhelming expression of liberal values and anti-Trump sentiments.

Can't be There? How to Watch Solar Eclipse on TV, Online

Can't be There? How to Watch Solar Eclipse on TV, Online

Aug 20
If you can't witness the total solar eclipse in person, you can still see it online or via TV.

Campus Pride Enters New School Year with Renewed Ambition

Campus Pride Enters New School Year with Renewed Ambition

By Maria Dominguez | Aug 19
For LGBTQ students, one national organization moves mountains to ensure that they pick the right school and stand up as leaders on campus for all marginalized communities.

'Free Speech Rally' Cut Short After Massive Counterprotest

'Free Speech Rally' Cut Short After Massive Counterprotest

By Steve LeBlanc | Aug 19
Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their planned "free speech rally."

Duke University Removes Damaged Robert E. Lee Statue

Duke University Removes Damaged Robert E. Lee Statue

By Johnathan Drew | Aug 19
Duke University removed a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee early Saturday after it was vandalized amid a national debate about monuments to the Confederacy.

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