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BDSM and the use of safewords.

How Safewords Helped Me Reclaim My Sexual Power

The first time I remember learning what a safeword was, I was sitting in my college dorm, devouring blogs about kink and BDSM. It all seemed so Read...
Britni de la Cretaz    |   01.19.16   |   SHARE
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#sorrynotsorry.

#SorryNotSorry: Unlearning “I’m Sorry” For The Sake Of My Daughters

My oldest daughter Sophie is not even 3, and she is awesome. She’s unapologetic about the space she takes up, any inconvenience she may cause, or if Read...
Dr. Emma Wood    |   01.19.16   |   SHARE
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photo courtesy of the lovely Whitney herself.

Stop Telling Whitney Way Thore To Smile: Reasons We Need Feminism #7937

If you're having a shit day and you don't feel like smiling, DO NOT. I don't care who tells you to smile — if you don't feel like smiling, you don't Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   01.18.16   |   SHARE
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Y soy Latina también!

¡Yo Soy Latina!

Soy Adiba Nelson, y soy Latina también! Read...
Adiba Nelson    |   01.14.16   |   SHARE
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Instead of ending my life, I reached out to you.

What I Wish My Loved Ones Understood About Being Suicidal

Validate my pain. Acknowledge my suffering. And know that, for me, it’s very real. Read...
Sam Dylan Finch   |   01.14.16   |   SHARE
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So marvelous.

Testosterone And Tea With Sam Dylan Finch: One Month

Don’t ask me to explain how hormones can make a person feel so free. Read...
Sam Dylan Finch   |   01.13.16   |   SHARE
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Who's allowed to have kids?

Life At The Intersections: Class, Shame, And Queer Parenting

In today’s world, children may be a financial liability, but that shouldn’t make them a luxury item. Read...
David Minerva Clover    |   01.13.16   |   SHARE
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And you don't apologize for this, either.

16 Signs You’re Feminist Enough 

Feminism is so hot right now; even men are feminists, ladies. Channing Tatum is doing feminism, Jon Hamm is doing feminism...all the good ones, Read...
Carrie Wittmer    |   01.11.16   |   SHARE
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