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'Dietland' Author Sarai Walker Wrote A Feminist Revenge Fantasy Long Before #MeToo
"When the book was published, people would say, 'Oh, why is this book so angry?' I don’t think they would ask that if it were published right now."
When Male 'Allies' Become Abusers
A psychologist explains why men who advocate for women's rights can be abusive in their private lives.
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The Only Way To 'Fix' Frats Is To End Frats As We Know Them
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Fraternities contradict the mission of education, which is to remove barriers to equality. They must evolve or die.
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India Approves Death Penalty For Child Rapists Amid Outrage Over Recent Cases
In the emergency meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the cabinet passed an executive order to amend the criminal law.
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Patriarchy Has Found A Home In The Pulpit
Modern theology not only perpetuates the abuse of women, but it preserves toxic masculinity in the church.
The Irony Of Joe Biden Trying To Protect Women By Threatening Donald Trump
Because responding to violence against women with more violence is, well, not the answer.
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Majority Of Voters Want Trump To Do More To Combat Violence Against Women
In a recent survey, more than two-thirds of voters said the president "needs to do and say more" on the issue.
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I Have Written The Same Story On Mass Shootings A Dozen Times
And I know I'll write it again.
Suspect Arrested For Fondling Himself In Public And Attacking Woman Who Confronted Him
"He started laughing [and] it was one of the most evil laughs I've heard," the victim said.
Peruvian Beauty Pageant Focuses On Women’s Rights
During this year’s Miss Peru pageant, instead of offering their physical measurements, contestants read statistics on violence against women.
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Women Fight Back Against Femicide
Thousands of women protested Mexico’s rampant femicide after a 19-year-old was found murdered by her cab driver.
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The NRA Wants To Solve Domestic Violence By Arming Victims. It Probably Won't Work.
Adding guns to an already violent situation creates the potential for disaster.
Why Nabra's Death Feels Terrifyingly Close To Muslim Women Of Color
"To be a visible religious minority and person of color and a woman adds layers of vulnerability."
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This Hair Ad Reveals A Critical Truth About Domestic Violence
“Make it even shorter so that no one can hold it like this again."
Why Casey Affleck’s Oscar Win Isn’t Surprising
The actor won the Oscar for Best Actor despite controversy over sexual harassment allegations.
The Important Reason This Woman And Her Rapist Wrote A Book About Forgiveness
"Regardless of whether or not he deserved my forgiveness, I deserved peace."
In a gender equal world, girls must have choices for their future
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Watch Ashley Judd’s Stunning Takedown Of Online Misogyny
"Online violence is an extension of in-person violence."
After Highs and Lows of 2016, Make 2017 a Better Year for Women & Girls
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