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Half of the murders of American women are related to domestic violence.

How The Legal System Is Complicit In The Murder Of Domestic Violence Victims​

Victim blaming in cases of domestic violence is still rampant. The legal system is complicit in the murder of domestic violence victims. Read...
Misha V.    |   06.26.18   |   SHARE
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I knew there was still a culture of fear surrounding black people, but this was the first time I had experienced a person scared of black people.

My Best Friend Is Scared Of Black People 

I knew there was still a culture of fear surrounding black people, but this was the first time I had experienced a person scared of black people. Read...
Leolin Bowen    |   06.25.18   |   SHARE
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Melissa Broder: Author Of The Pisces And Your Favorite Twitter Account

You’ve probably already retweeted her and didn’t even know it. Melissa Broder started off as the anonymous @SoSadToday Twitter account. Read...
E. Givens    |   06.19.18   |   SHARE
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There’s one custom which I really must rebel: having to take off my shoes when I go to someone’s house.

Our Shoes Ourselves: An Argument Against Take-Off-Your-Shoes Houses

There’s one custom which I really must rebel: having to take off my shoes when I go to someone’s house. Take away my shoes, and you cut me off! Read...
Stacey Woods    |   06.18.18   |   SHARE
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Marital Status Should Not Define A Woman

Regardless of gender identity, marital status, celebrity or accomplishments, no one should be forced to choose from narrow titles. Read...
Noelle Sullivan of Role Reboot    |   06.11.18   |   SHARE
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My first time trying out for The Bachelor, I really wanted to get on the show to find love.

My Experience Trying Out For The Bachelor…Twice

My first time trying out for The Bachelor, I really wanted to get on the show to find love. “Is anyone else here to find love?” I said out loud. Read...
Jen Glantz    |   06.4.18   |   SHARE
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I realized, by the age of 25, that I needed to make new friends, and I needed to make them fast.

The Challenges Of Making Friends As An Adult

I realized, by the age of 25, that I needed to make new friends, and I needed to make them fast. Making friends as an adult is hard. Read...
Jen Glantz    |   05.29.18   |   SHARE
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What Do Interracial Relationships Really Mean To Black Women?

Interracial relationships of all kinds are here to stay, even though there’s disapproval among races. Here's what these relationships mean to black Read...
Tracey Lynn Lloyd    |   05.25.18   |   SHARE
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