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Feminists, It's Time To Get Real About Trump

Do you want a man known for calling people “losers” to be sitting at a table with all the major economic powers in the world and trying to work out Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   12.11.15   |   SHARE
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“I Just Saw Us As A Guy And A Girl. I Didn’t See Us As ‘Chinese Carla’ And ‘White Jeff’.”

I’m one half of what you may call an “interracial couple,” and even though we live in a multicultural area, the reactions and comments we get Read...
Carla GS of The Glow    |   11.27.15   |   SHARE
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The Body Acceptance Movement Is Ignoring Some Really Important Bodies

Uh, in case you haven’t noticed, the body acceptance movement has a bit of a body rejection problem. Namely, anyone who isn’t a thin, white, able- Read...
Melissa A. Fabello    |   11.20.15   |   SHARE
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I Didn’t Want To Be Transgender

I was so ashamed of being transgender that I held out for years, thinking if I waited long enough, this part of myself would retreat into the dark Read...
Sam Dylan Finch    |   11.13.15   |   SHARE
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Black Women, White Men, Black Men — The Politics Of Sex, Race, And Humanity 

Much of the world is now either aware of or has seen the disturbing video of a police officer brutally grabbing a young Black teenager by the neck, Read...
Elwood Watson of The Good Men Project    |   11.6.15   |   SHARE
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What My Son's Stay In A Psychiatric Hospital Taught Me About Resilience

When I left the hospital the night that he was admitted, I sat in the parking lot gasping with big ugly sobs and looking for someone to blame — Read...
Anonymous    |   10.6.15   |   SHARE
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How Attacking Planned Parenthood Shames Women Into Silence

So why are we still talking about this? Because the fight against Planned Parenthood is really about something much greater. It is, as it always has Read...
Christina Connerton    |   09.29.15   |   SHARE
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5 Tips For Dating If You Have Mental Illness

A part of me gets it. If you’ve never had any mental illness, who wants to date a crazy person? Many people think of mental illness in extremes and Read...
Katie Simpson    |   09.21.15   |   SHARE
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