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If the U.S. has to send combat soldiers to fight ISIS, we had better be prepared for even more veterans with PTSD, writes Carol Costello

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What do we owe a special boy like Anthony? updated 112 days ago

Carol Costello's nephew, born with a disability that affects behavior, was isolated in a "chill room" at school until his parents objected.

If you work hard, will you get into the one percent? updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says the importance of having supportive parents and the resources for a good education are often left out of the story.

What's wrong with a 'girlie man?' updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says the Olympics show women are powerful and athletic, and to be "girlie" and "feminine" is a sign of strength, not weakness

Why are we still debating climate change? updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says it's past time to accept the reality of human-caused climate change.

#HotJesus: Must He be sexy? updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says a new movie features an attractive actor playing Jesus; is it necessary to win attention for a religious figure in today's culture?

Feminism is no longer a dirty word updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says young women are seeing feminism as a vehicle for ending all forms of gender bias.

Costello: Is 'Noah' film sacred enough? updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says Darren Aronofsky's "Noah" isn't trying to stick to the sacred text, but what's wrong with films entertaining with Bible-inspired stories?

How the media deals with victims updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says she and many journalists loathe asking grieving family members to go on camera, and yet sometimes it serves a purpose

Civil rights groups should have refused Sterling's money updated 125 days ago

Who knew bigotry could bring in big dollars? Carol Costello says organizations need to vet their donors

GOP's problem wooing African-American voters updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says the party's effort to gain more backing from African-Americans was hurt when conservatives backed Cliven Bundy

Is America really clueless about the meaning of rape? updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says it's shocking that judges in 2014 are having difficulty understanding that rape is a crime.

Can you be pro-life and pro-death penalty? updated 125 days ago

Carol Costello says very few Americans are consistent in their attitudes toward abortion and the death penalty

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