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America, can we talk? Let’s just cut the shit for once and actually talk about what’s going on without blustering and pretending we’re actually doing a good job at adulting as a country right now. …
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This is one example of how rape culture is created, reinforced and taught to children.

WEST HAVEN, Utah -- When Natalie Richard’s sixth-grade daughter told her she couldn’t say “no” if a boy asked her to dance at Kanesville Elementary’s Valentine’s Day dance, she didn’t believe it at first. “Oh no, no honey," Richard said of her reply. "You guys are misunderstanding ag...
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“...in New York, there is no law specifically stating that it is illegal for police officers or sheriff’s deputies in the field to have sex with someone in their custody.”

When Anna said she was raped by two on-duty cops, she thought it would be a simple case. She had no idea she lived in one of 35 states where officers can claim a detainee consented.
buzzfeed.com

Keep abortion safe and legal.

“...the ultrasound between 18 and 22 weeks of a pregnancy isn’t just the happy day when you get to find out if your baby is a boy or a girl... It’s the point where genetic counselors are brought in and “options” must be discussed.”

For us, 20 weeks was the exact point at which options became painfully necessary.
huffingtonpost.com

This is an example of a woman perpetuating rape culture.

The talk show host hit out at #metoo and #muteRKelly in a "Hot Topics" segment that has Twitter buzzing.
buzzfeed.com|By Morgan Shanahan

“Black expectant and new mothers frequently said that doctors and nurses didn’t take their pain seriously — a phenomenon borne out by numerous studies that show pain is often undertreated in black patients for conditions from appendicitis to cancer.”

Black women are three times more likely to die from complications of childbirth than white women in the U.S. Racism — and the stress it causes — can play a leading role in that disparity.
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Lindy West is so damn good.

It may seem like rules around sex have changed overnight, but feminists have been talking about this for a long time.
nytimes.com

"It doesn’t sit well with a group of people that feel that the pink pussyhats are either vulgar or they are upset that they might not include trans women or nonbinary women or maybe women whose (genitals) are not pink." #womensmarch

When protesters take to the streets for the first anniversary of the Women's March, there could be fewer pink pussyhats in the crowds.
freep.com

"Should someone tell her who her father is?" #complicit

Twitter users called the first daughter a hypocrite
time.com

Shoutout to the flying spaghetti monster.

What is a “stable genius”?

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Mr. Trump, seeming to respond to revelations in a new book, issued an extraordinary defense of his fitness for office.
nytimes.com

“So while Anschutz said he would cease donations to certain organizations, he has continued to support conservative politicians.” #coachella

Last year several music websites pointed out that climate-change denier and private billionaire Philip Anschutz, who has donated to anti-gay organizations, Republican politicians, and classified hate groups, technically owns the music festival Coachella.
jezebel.com

“The council....has advised the White House on HIV/AIDS policies since its founding in 1995. Members, who are not paid, offer recommendations on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy”

The group's dwindling numbers went to zero members this week when the White House sent out dismissal letters.
washingtonpost.com

This is what happens when you try to hire your friends and your friends aren’t qualified.

Matthew Spencer Petersen admits to "the challenge that would be ahead of me."
huffingtonpost.com

“According to CNN exit polls, Jones defeated Roy Moore with the help of nearly unanimous support from black voters, with 96% of black voters supporting the democratic candidate.”

Democrat Doug Jones sailed to victory Tuesday in Alabama with the help of black voters.
usatoday.com