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Mysogyny

My Name Is Not 'Ma': Why Street Harassment Is Everyone's Problem

Nancy Arroyo Ruffin | Posted 05.27.2016 | Latino Voices
Nancy Arroyo Ruffin

Harassment of any kind is never cool. We must teach our sons, brothers, uncles, fathers, cousins that it is never OK to impart their sexual desire for a woman when it is unsolicited. We don't want your compliments. It's not flattering or pleasing. All we want is to walk down the street and feel safe.

It’s Time For Republicans To Answer For Their Standard-Bearer

The Huffington Post | Jonathan Cohn | Posted 05.05.2016 | Politics

That didn’t take long. Around 9 p.m. Tuesday, following the Indiana GOP primary, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus declared Don...

An Open Letter to Allies: Demand Justice for Sandra Bland

Attiya Latif | Posted 07.20.2016 | Black Voices
Attiya Latif

Sandra Bland was 28 years old, young, with a bright smile and an even brighter future. She was headed to Texas to begin a new job at her alma mater, working in student outreach. On July 10th, she was arrested. On July 13th, she was found dead in a jail cell.

My Thoughts on the Controversy Over My Comments About the Gay Community and Misogyny

Rose McGowan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Rose McGowan

The LGBT community absolutely needs to combat the misogyny in their midst. I've lived and breathed gay rights for as long as I can remember. I've seen so much change and now I want more. Casual and accepted misogyny no longer works for me and it shouldn't work for you.

The Culture of Rape in South Asia

Raza Habib Raja | Posted 08.23.2014 | Impact
Raza Habib Raja

Misogyny is a universal phenomenon which is prevalent in every society in varying degrees and in different forms. Rape is one of the most perverted expressions of misogyny as it bestows ultimate humiliation on the victim.

The 10 Worst Moments For Women On 'The Newsroom'

The Gloss | Posted 07.19.2012 | Women

I swear, I almost never use the word misogynistic. It’s partly because I don’t believe in a culture where we go around feeling victimized, and ...