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Gay men ignore the voices of women as often as their straight counterparts because our culture condones victim blaming and shaming.

Why Gay Men Can Be Trash, Too​

Gay men ignore the voices of women as often as their straight counterparts because our culture condones victim blaming and shaming. Read...
Jon Dupin    |   08.16.18   |   SHARE
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Joni Edelman and Virgie Tovar

Virgie Tovar’s New Book, "You Have The Right To Remain Fat," Has Arrived To Blow Your Mind

I kind of hate when people call things “small but mighty,” but dang it if that isn’t the most apt description of Virgie Tovar’s new book Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   08.14.18   |   SHARE
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Sex position articles, please stop imposing your useless advice on me.

Dear Sex Position Articles, GTFO Of My Newsfeed​

So, sex position articles, please stop imposing your useless advice on me. I already know about more positions than I’ll ever have the chance to try! Read...
Suzannah Weiss    |   08.1.18   |   SHARE
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Photo by Vitaliy Lyubezhanin on Unsplash

On Being Single At An Indian Wedding​

An Indian woman always exists in relation to everyone else — daughter, sister, wife, mother. My reflections on being single at an Indian wedding. Read...
Madhvi Ramani    |   07.31.18   |   SHARE
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Although research is clear we should not come to work sick, there’s still a stigma associated with admitting you’re too ill to go to work.

How Much The Pressure To Come To Work Sick Is Costing Us

Although research is clear we should not come to work sick, there’s still a stigma associated with admitting you’re too ill to go to work. Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   07.25.18   |   SHARE
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The right a woman has to govern her own body should not depend on where she lives.

The Right To Govern Your Own Body Shouldn’t Depend On Where You Live

The right to terminate an unwanted pregnancy in Arkansas is disappearing as the U.S. Supreme Court recently declined to hear an appeal. Read...
Cassandra Porter of Role Reboot    |   07.23.18   |   SHARE
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I remained silent, after I was sexually harassed at work. I was terrified if I spoke up I would lose my job for making a mountain out of a molehill.

I Was Sexually Harassed At Work And Didn’t Tell Anyone

I remained silent, after I was sexually harassed at work. I was terrified if I spoke up I would lose my job for making a mountain out of a molehill. Read...
Anonymous of SHESAID    |   07.20.18   |   SHARE
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Our role, as an abortion doula, is to help make the experience one that is filled with compassion and kindness.

What It’s Like To Be An Abortion Doula​

What exactly does an abortion doula do? Our role is to help make the experience one that is filled with compassion and kindness. Read...
Brittany L. Stalsburg    |   07.18.18   |   SHARE
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