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How the 11-year-old Meghan Markle fought the patriarchy

When she was only 11 years old, Meghan Markle came across a sexist ad on TV. The future Duchess of Sussex wasn't going to just let it slide.

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Liar! Liar! Pants on fire: watching children learn how to lie

It's not a very good deed, but it’s actually a big developmental milestone.

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Toilet training from birth? Yes, it is possible

The alternative method of toilet training known as Elimination Communication ensures your baby will be potty trained by 5 months and is already the norm in some parts of the world.

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WATCH: Kids explain why Allah gave us Ramadan

In this video kids explain why Ramadan is such a special and sacred month for Muslims and adorably reveal everything they love about it.
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