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Tim Kaine reaffirmed his opposition to public funding for abortion care on Friday, standing against both Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party’s platform. “I have been for the Hyde Amendment, and I haven’t changed my position on that,” the...
From: Double X | By: Christina Cauterucci | Friday, July 29, 2016
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When psychology professor Ann Moliver Ruben put the phrase “someday, a woman will be president” on a T-shirt in 1995, she considered it a symbolic statement on gender equality, not a realistic prospect for the near future. Inspired by the character...
From: Slate | By: Christina Cauterucci | Friday, July 29, 2016
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On July 8, 2016, a Ukrainian social worker named Anastasia Melnychenko wrote a list of every incident of sexual harassment and violence she had experienced since the age of six. She posted the list on Facebook, adding the hashtag #‎яНеБоюсьСказати...
From: Slate | By: Josephine Huetlin | Friday, July 29, 2016
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The job of a candidate’s son or daughter speaking at a political convention is an unenviable one. He or she must give a personal speech, the content of which boils down to “I love my dad/mom!” but must also somehow make a case for a universal action:...
From: Double X | By: Ruth Graham | Friday, July 29, 2016
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In a rapid-fire lineup of all the Democratic women in the Senate, Patty Murray of Washington reminded viewers that Hillary Clinton isn’t just pro-choice. She’s been a leader on abortion rights and access to reproductive health care for her entire...
From: Double X | By: Christina Cauterucci | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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In 1925, Michigan State University established a women’s lounge. The room, according to a sign that hangs beside its entrance, “has long been a quiet, secure place for women. It is a safe refuge and serves as a haven for reflection, study, and solitude.”...
From: Double X | By: Catherine Piner | Friday, July 29, 2016
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After I tell people that I write about issues surrounding parenthood, the conversation tends to veer toward paid leave and why Americans don’t have it. “I don’t understand. Why aren’t women doing more?” I’m often asked. My interlocutors,...
From: Slate | By: Elissa Strauss | Friday, July 29, 2016
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On Friday, Vice President Joe Biden will make an unusual personal appearance that will be seen by millions of people later this fall. He’s in New York to tape an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit that involves a storyline focusing on...
From: Slate | By: June Thomas | Friday, July 29, 2016
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What is about to go down at the DNC? Should we be worried? “Get ready to hear about your exciting role in this historic celebration,” said a calm, stern voice over the intercom. “You will be performing a card stunt.” We will? A what now? What...
From: Slate | By: Christina Cauterucci | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Bad Moms is a cliché-laden, gummy satire of present-day motherhood. I, a present-day mother, loved it anyway. The film tells the story of Amy Mitchell (Mila Kunis), a wife and mom of two whose life is going to pieces. Her young boss, who doesn’t respect...
From: Slate | By: Elissa Strauss | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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On Wednesday morning, prominent feminist writer and founder of Feministing.com Jessica Valenti announced she was taking a break from social media after receiving rape threats against her five-year-old daughter. “That this is part of my work life is...
From: Slate | By: Catherine Piner | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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While his brother keeps busy producing and stewarding a series of flawless offspring, Prince Harry has turned his efforts to the cause of HIV prevention and care. On July 14, Harry visited a London sexual-health clinic to take an HIV test and broadcast...
From: Double X | By: Christina Cauterucci | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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When Tim Kaine accepted his party’s nomination for the vice presidency at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night, he wasn’t just introducing himself to America as a politician. He was introducing himself to America as an avuncular...
From: Slate | By: L.V. Anderson | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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