In 1938, the Walt Disney company told an ambitious young female cartoonist that “women need not apply.” Try telling that to the Cartoon Network’s Rebecca Sugar.Comments 
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On Wednesday, Nov. 13, we turned to the Philippines to check in on how the relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan are fanning out in the country’s devastated Eastern Visayas region. CNN’s Ivan Watson is reporting on the ground in the Philippines, and he offered a sober take on what this typhoon looks like.
There are many, many other charity organizations mobilizing to help assist the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. If you feel compelled to give, feel free to use our brief guide as a starting point.Comments 
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