A 27-year-old died of cancer. Her final advice has the internet in tears.

Last week, “the worlds” said goodbye to Holly Butcher, a 27 -year-old woman from Grafton, Australia. Butcher had been battling Ewing’s sarcoma, a uncommon bone cancer that mainly alters young people. In the following statement posted on Butcher’s memorialized Facebook…

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I’m raising my child gender-neutral, and what I’ve learned is: It’s not enough.

When I prepared to become a mother for the first time in 2005, I was staunchly fully committed to heightening my insignificant new human in the most gender-neutral of ways. We had opted to not ascertain his biological copulation prior…

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Over 300,000 babies were born on New Year’s, but this one edged them all out.

In a viral and hilariously maddening tweet, Neil deGrasse Tyson recently taught millions of saddened revelers that New Year’s Day, i.e. Jan. 1, is an astronomically unimportant event. In other statements, it doesn’t brand all kinds of cosmic milestone and…

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This father-son hockey hug is going viral, and it’s a great example of male affection.

Hockey player Bobby Butler never thought he’d have a shot at moving the U.S. Olympic team. Typically, those coveted distinguishes are set aside for America’s top NHL superstars. But a surprising proclamation from the conference — this year, they’ve decided…

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For parents of disabled kids, one of life’s biggest struggles comes from outside the home.

Everyone knows has become a mother is hard. But parenting a disabled child carries requests you don’t expect. Many of us in this life are juggling various duties at a time. On any established daylight, “weve been” nannies, therapists, campaigners,…

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Disabled animals are getting a second chance thanks to this amazing advocate.

Mosha, a effort elephant, was carrying ponderous records on Thailand’s border with Myanmar when she stepped on a land mine. Mosha lived. But she lost a leg. On the Myanmar side of the border, Motala, another job elephant, stepped on…

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39 of the best celebrity responses to Keaton Jones’ powerful video about bullying.

Last week, a Tennessee woman named Kimberly Jones announced a video of her son Keaton online. It exited mega-viral. The video, which has been contemplated on Facebook more than 20 million times since posting, shows Keaton in tears over being…

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31 Days of Happiness Countdown: Paying it forward pays off. (Day 9)

Therefore welcomed Day 9 of Upworthy’s 31 Period of Happiness Countdown! If this is your first see, here’s the gist: Each daytime between Dec. 1 and Dec. 31, we’re sharing stories specifically designed to returning delight, smiles, and humour into…

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Before he was an NFL star, his dad asked him a simple question. It changed everything.

When Russell Wilson was growing up, his pa would often ask him, “Where are you now? “ “He’d say, ‘Russ, you’re 17, where are you now ?, ‘ or ‘You’re 25, where are you now? ‘ or ‘You’re 35, where…

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21 unexpected ways to give back and do good on Black Friday.

Thanksgiving is around the reces and you know what that symbolizes … Black Friday and all its beautiful madness is nearly upon us. Photo by Powhusku/ Flickr. Sure, it’s gathered and intense, but those splendid sales make it worth noting,…

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