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“The Mask You Live In” Explores Toxic Masculinity

Jennifer Siebel Newsom, creator of the 2011 documentary Miss Representation, which delved into the objectification of women in media, turned her focus to masculinity in The Mask You Live In.

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We Need to Get Rid of the Stigma Surrounding STDs

THE STIGMA SURROUNDING PEOPLE with sexually-transmitted diseases has never been stronger. This is especially true when talking about herpes, though it may fall on the…

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Friendly Reminder: Criticism Doesn’t Equal Contempt

“WE MUST NOT confuse dissent with disloyalty. We must remember always that accusation is not proof, and that conviction depends upon evidence and due process…

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3 Rules to Live By in the Transgender Dating Scene

MY FRIENDS IN THE LGBT COMMUNITY of Tallahassee, Florida frequently ask about my life in Los Angeles. I lived there during most of my adulthood,…

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The Global Goals #WhatIReallyReallyWant Campaign

AFTER the UN’s Millennium Development Goals for equality were left unfulfilled in 2015, UN Women created a roadmap to 2030, along which 17 new goals…

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We Need the Kind of Sisterhood They Have In Iceland

JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT Iceland couldn’t get any cooler, women across the nation join forces, en masse, in a social media movement designed to eradicate cattiness…

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Why Write-In Votes Are Insulting to Bernie’s Campaign

ON JULY 12, Bernie Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton as the Democratic presidential candidate. The endorsement provoked outrage in Sanders supporters, many of whom vowed to write in the candidate’s name at the polls in November.

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NPR Invisibilia Host Hanna Rosin’s Success is Clear

While some people are more concerned with squad goals, Hanna Rosin should be envied for her accomplished goals. Rosin is the critically acclaimed author of two books, and has written hundreds of articles for magazines like The Atlantic and Slate.

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Jennifer Aniston Just Proved She’s All of Us

It’s been ten years since Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston split and Brangelina rose from the ashes, but media coverage of Aniston’s life and relationships continues to draw on the circumstances surrounding her high-profile breakup. In a recent Huffington Post op-ed, Jennifer Aniston proved she’s all of us, and we need more of it.

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Melania Trump, wife of Donald Trump, addressing the 2016 Republican National Convention, at which delegates of the United States Republican Party chose the party's nominees for President of the United States and Vice President of the United States in the 2016 national election, held at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

Featuring: Melania Trump
Where: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
When: 17 Jul 2016
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Melania Trump’s Plagiarism: Par for the Trump Course

Well, no one’s shot each other yet, but the Republican National Convention has already taken aim at Hillary Clinton, but in a pretty circuitous way. Apparently, Melania Trump’s plagiarism of Michelle Obama’s 2008 DNC speech is all Hillary’s fault.

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