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Men On Twitter Launch The #HowIWillChange Campaign To Support Alyssa Milano's #MeToo Movement!

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Men may've actually learned something from the Me Too campaign.

As you've likely seen, thousands of women (and countless men too) have shared their personal experiences with sexual harassment and assault. This Twitter movement came to fruition thanks to a conversation between Alyssa Milano and a pal about Harvey Weinstein's misconduct.

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While the movement has allowed many women to speak their truth — including America Ferrera, Ilana Glazer, Evan Rachel Wood, etc. — it has also served as a "wake up call" for several men. Thankfully, rather than shame the victims coming forward, numerous men have launched their own campaign all about how they can change and do better.

The idea came about thanks to one Australian Twitter user, named Benjamin Law, who proposed online:

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Middle School Choir Goes Viral After INSPIRING Rendition Of Rise Up!

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Even in the darkest times, we know we'll rise up with these kids as our future!

In a touching video — posted by Cardinal Shehan School choir director Kenyatta Hardison — that has now gone viral, a group of talented middle school students sing Andra Day's Rise Up — and if this doesn't leave you absolutely inspired, we don't know what will!

Related: Alyssa Milano's #MeToo Campaign Inspires Thousands

This is exactly why art education and having teachers like Hardison is so imperative!

Watch these amazing kids sing their hearts out starting at the 1:00 mark (below)!

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Harvey Weinstein May Lose His Honorary Degree As More Of His Projects Get Tanked In Tinseltown!

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Annnnnd the blows keep coming for Harvey Weinstein!

On Wednesday, it was reported that the University at Buffalo is petitioning to have the disgraced movie mogul's honorary degree revoked. This move comes amid the news of Weinstein's sexual misconduct scandal.

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The university, where Harvey majored in English between 1969 and 1973, claims they've become

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In Happier News, The Boys Scouts Of America Will Now Welcome Girls Into The Cub Scout & Eagle Scout Programs!

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What a blessed #DayOfTheGirl!

On Wednesday, the Boy Scouts of America announced the decision to welcome girls into some of its initiatives for the first time since its inception over 100 years ago!

Before all of you conservatives implode, the organization isn't mixing girls with the boys — they are creating opportunities for girls to complete the same curriculum as the boys, including the ability to earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

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Starting next year, young girls can join single-gender Cub Scout units, known as dens. Local scouting organizations can choose to have dens for girls and dens for boys.

And then in 2019, a separate Eagle Scout program will be available for older girls. This all comes after two nationwide surveys where parents expressed high interest in getting their daughters signed up for both Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts.

BSA chief executive Michael Surbaugh said in a statement:

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Melania Trump Responds To Librarian's Diss!

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While Donald Trump is busy feuding with the NFL, the First Lady is cooking up some beef of her own.

In case you hadn't heard, Melania Trump and the Department of Education sent out 10 Dr. Seuss books to a few schools for National Read a Book Day.

The problem was, they sent them to schools whose libraries had already exhibited excellence and won awards — in other words, fantastic financially backed collections where they wouldn't even be noticed instead of underfunded schools which could use them.

That led Liz Phipps Soeiro, librarian at the Cambridgeport Elementary School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to write an open letter to FLOTUS slamming her gesture as empty, out-of-touch, and in lock step with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' routine marginalization of underprivileged schools.

Well, on Friday morning FLOTUS' director of communications Stephanie Grisham responded on behalf of Melania, telling Fox News

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Elementary School Librarian Rejects Melania Trump's Book Donation — Here's Why

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Called out.

In honor of National Read a Book Day earlier this month, Melania Trump and the Department of Education sent 10 Dr. Seuss books to "schools with programs that have achieved high standards of excellence, recognized by State and National awards and Blue Ribbon Awards."

Not only were they sending books into some of the most privileged schools — but the librarian at Cambridgeport Elementary School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, described the first lady's choices as "a bit of a cliché, a tired and worn ambassador for children's literature."

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Because of this, Liz Phipps Soeiro decided to turn down the shipment — and later penned a letter explaining why.

In an editorial for The Horn Book's reading blog, Phipps Soeiro wrote:

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Howard Students Interrupt James Comey's Convocation Speech In Protest — WATCH

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We don't think James Comey saw this one coming.

On Friday, the former FBI Director took the podium to deliver his convocation address at Howard University — only to be interrupted by the chanting of several rows of protestors.

The students could be heard yelling from the back of the auditorium several slogans, including: "Get out James Comey, you aren't our homey," "No justice, no peace," and "We shall not be moved."

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HU has currently ended their live stream of the speech, but before it cut off, Comey could be heard requesting the protestors listen to what he has to say.

Watch what went down (below):

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