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8 Inspiring Women From History

March is Women's History Month, and we're celebrating by honoring some of the most inspiring, revolutionary and unconventional women of all time. There are plenty of well-known and celebrated women on…

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Why You Should Care About Women’s History Month

Since the United States was founded, women have lived without voting rights longer than they have lived with voting rights. Think about that: In the 238 years America has been around, women have be…

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Yoga Pants Aren’t The Problem — Policing Women’s Bodies Is.

Lately, clothing items like leggings and yoga pants have been labeled as the bad guy. Their tight nature clings to body parts and makes the opposite sex think dirty thoughts. Instead of telling the pe…

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Mattel Apologizes For Inept Computer Engineer Barbie

The supposed mission of Mattel's "I Can Be" Barbie book series is to empower girls to realize their career dreams. Hence the uproar over "I Can Be a Computer Engineer," which shows the iconic doll str…

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This Dad’s ‘Feminist Father’ Shirt Went Viral

A change of pace from the dad-waiting-up-with-a-shotgun stereotype: A photo of a New Jersey dad wearing a feminist T-shirt has gone viral, with many expressing support for its message. Kristine Speare…

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15-Year-Old Girl Pretends to Be a Doll

I recently read this article about a 15-year-old girl named Venus Palermo who makes YouTube videos in which she pretends to be a doll. She dresses in childlike clothing, does her hair and makeup in su…

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22 Ways to Stop Violence Against Women

1. “No” means No. Not “maybe.” Not “I’m just playing hard to get.” Not “later.” Not anything but NO. This isn’t rocket science so I’m not sure why so many men aren’t getting the message. Start listeni…

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Equality Or Lip Service?

By Monica Wilcox Wow! Can we all agree that last week was a hard kick to the uterus? I usually hate to write about “hot topics” after they’ve turned cold but the uterus doesn’t really fall into …

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5 Tips for Sexual Liberation

By Monica Wilcox Like it or not men still rule the world. Despite the fact that women surpassed men as college graduates 30 years ago, we only hold 9 of the 190 heads of state positions, 13% of …

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How to Change the World, One Girl at a Time

By Monica Wilcox Even with razor sharp parenting skills you can’t keep a child free from society’s notions. My 11-year old daughter is here to prove it. “If I were to get a doctorate, would people …

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