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What’s Next | Election 2016

“Elections belong to the people. It’s their decision. If they decide to turn their back on the fire and burn their behinds, then they will just have to sit on their blisters.” -Abraham Lincoln I am a middle class white woman. Both of my parents have Masters’ degrees. I am[…]

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10 (Important) Things I Have Learned from My Mother

  In honor of my mom’s birthday today, I decided to share some of the most important things she has taught me throughout my lifetime.  After all, it would be selfish of me not to pass her wisdom on. 10. Staying silent isn’t always the best option. There are a[…]

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Pictures or It Didn’t Happen

We’ve all heard that story before…Girl* takes pictures of herself naked. Girl sends them to boy that she trusts. Boy gets mad or vengeful at some point in time. Boy leaks naked photos. Girl is humiliated and scarred for life. Boy is not affected. Or, in the case of Jennifer[…]

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The F Word

If you believe that men and women have equal rights, and then someone asks if you’re a feminist, you have to say yes. Because that is how words work. You can’t be like, ‘Yeah, I’m a doctor that primarily does diseases of the skin.’ ‘Oh, so you’re a dermatologist?’ ‘Oh[…]

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