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Collaboration: Worst First Dates

I had just graduated college with my Bachelor’s degree and I was working at a state agency. It was the job I wanted most at the time but in the county I wanted least. Out in the middle of nowhere, it took me 45 minutes to get to the office everyday, and I would drive many more miles on top… Read more →

InTheNews

In The News This Week

In the News This Week, by Amy Holditch, is a weekly collection of highlighted articles from around the web.     Beauty Tips for Girls, From Lego Beauty Tips for Male Lego Execs Female Fronted Bands to Love at SXSW Remembering Why Redefining Masculinity is Important Gender Equality Bake Sale Causes Stir at Utah High School Cultural Comment:  Doll’s Play Read more →

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Personal Story: A Piece of My Heart

A Piece of My Heart By:  Mandy Graffeo When my son was 5 I got pregnant again. I was having a fling with a coworker during the “off again” moments of his on again/off again relationship with a woman that obviously disliked me from the moment she met me. It was irresponsible and foolish and a lesson learned. When I… Read more →

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Personal Story: Pussy Purgatory

Pussy Purgatory By:  Christina Terrell   She was gently rocking in her Mamaroo, the whooshing apparatus cranking back and forth, set on kangaroo mode. I went to turn on my side to sleep when he pulled me to him, his lips hungry for mine. “We are touching, we are touching, we are touuuchiiiing!” I thought to myself; not dissimilar to the… Read more →

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Personal Story: Racially Ambiguous in the South

Racially Ambiguous in the South By: Anna Thomas     I remember taking standardized tests as a kid and once telling my adoptive Mom that I’d marked “mixed” for my race. She insisted that I wasn’t mixed because that meant half white, half black. That was very confusing at a time before “other: please explain” was an option. If only… Read more →

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Personal Story: Naked Fear

Personal Story: Naked Fear By: Ashley B   When I met Larry, I was in the midst of a wild time in my life. I had just separated from my husband and I was really taking advantage of my new found freedom. I was being a bit promiscuous- experimenting with different scenarios I had always fantasized about and I was… Read more →

InTheNews

In The News This Week

In the News This Week, by Amy Holditch, is a weekly collection of highlighted articles from around the web.   Gloria Steinem On What Men Have To Gain From Feminism Ashton Kutcher’s Crusade for Diaper-Changing Tables in Men’s Restrooms It’s 2050 And Feminism Has Finally Won Before Female Surfers Were Sex Symbols, They Were Trailblazers Meet Casey Legler – the… Read more →