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There's a tradition of Mexican-American women fashioning identity through vintage clothing.

How Mexican-American Women Are Fashioning Identity

Perhaps my grandmother already knew she was dying when she initiated our weekend shopping trips. Sometimes she drove us to the Goodwill herself. As Read...
Leigh Cuen    |   11.16.17   |   SHARE
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Please stop approaching women at gas stations!

Dear Men: Please Stop Approaching Women At Gas Stations

Whether they realize it or not, men’s entitlement by approaching women to comment on their bodies in public spaces is a perpetuation of rape culture. Read...
Rachel Hoge    |   11.15.17   |   SHARE
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Scorpio is the most notorious sign in the zodiac. (Image: Unsplash/ Timothy Paul Smith)

19 Ways You Know You’re A True Scorpio

True Scorpio nature: We like it when people are afraid of us. They should be afraid. Here 19 other ways you know you're a Scorpio! Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   11.8.17   |   SHARE
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There’s something extremely cathartic about seeing all these women-led detective shows.

How Women-Led Detective Shows Are Shaping Survivor Narratives

Lately I’ve been finding inspiration and empowerment in women-led detective shows and how they are shaping survivor narratives. Read...
Amy Roberts    |   11.8.17   |   SHARE
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Google, Facebook, and Microsoft basically Silicon Valley committed what must be an unforgivable act of corporate greed —defending a website selling underage sex.

Silicon Valley Defended A Website Selling Underage Sex

Silicon Valley companies defending sex trafficking has made me question if good people — or even baseline-human people — actually exist anymore. Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   11.7.17   |   SHARE
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Trans-exclusive feminists habitually derail arguments into tirades about freedom of speech if, for example, you remind them that “transgender” is an adjective, not a noun

The Group Of Women Who Harass Me More Than Men

The fact is that trans-exclusionary feminists and misogynists are, despite some trivial differences, basically on the same side. Read...
Lindsay King-Miller of Role Reboot    |   10.30.17   |   SHARE
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Let's talk about transparency in finance.

What I Learned From Women Last Week: Transparency In Finance

Can women have it all? Just kidding! I hate that question! It’s an obvious “no” from my perspective, but I don’t think that’s necessarily a bad thing Read...
Aja Barber    |   10.27.17   |   SHARE
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Easy Bubble Bath Costume (image: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart)

8 Super Simple (And Cheap) Halloween Costumes For The Pinterest Inept

A round-up of some of my all-time favorite cheap Halloween costumes that you can make with stuff you have in your house or pickup at Michaels or Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   10.26.17   |   SHARE
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