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Gender + Sexuality

A vote for a JUST DON’T F*CKING KILL YOUR DAUGHTER political/justice system

Posted September 30, 2011 by Nikki

It’s time to take a step back and be grateful that we live in a country where the appropriate response to a sexual assault is not beheading the victim. Or whatever it is they do these days. I mean who even does that anymore? Not Pakistan. No, Pakistan thinks that burying daughters alive is more […]

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Self + Body

Why You Should Care About Roller Derby

Posted June 18, 2011 by Alex

I have never been a fan of sports. Call it a mix of being too busy reading and a series of high school miseries. So imagine my delight when I found a sport that I not only loved watching, but even (gasp!) understood. That sport is… roller derby! And here’s why you should start caring […]

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Relationships

Forcing Family Violence out of the Closet

Posted August 4, 2011 by Kristi

Thanks to the media, legislative change and the extensive hard work of many passionate individuals, our social consciousness has begun to accept that queer relationships are fundementally very similar to straight relationships.

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Fashion + Styling

How To: DIY Cut Offs

Posted June 8, 2012 by Kyle

How many of us have 10 pairs of jeans and we only wear maybe three of them? The rest just sit in the closet like Tom Cruise and never, ever make it out. I have a solution, that will save you money this summer and having you looking like a sexy hipster-dude in no time […]

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Fitness

Easy and Budget-Friendly Ideas For Getting Fit (or to at least stop eating those chips….)

Posted March 21, 2013 by Caitlin

Sometimes being cost effective isn’t the most productive way of getting things done, especially when it comes to working out. If you’re investing that 100+ dollars into your monthly gym membership you’d better be going often. We all know that the further you live from the gym the less likely you will be to get […]

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Looks

Nikki’s Picks: Summer Fashions for Girl-Identified Humans

Posted June 8, 2011 by Nikki

Alright ladies, you’ve been told time and time again that coming out of your closet will be the best thing that you will ever do for yourself. But I’m now asking you to take a few steps back; open up the doors to that closet of yours and take a good look. Because summer is […]

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Gender + Sexuality

It Happened To Me: My Ex-Husband Is Gay

Posted November 23, 2011 by Debbie

When my twelve-year-old told me her father was gay, I finally understood why our marriage had been doomed. I was relieved. I believed he had finally come to terms with his identity and had the courage to come out. I was very wrong. He was coming out, but he had known all along. After having […]

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Feminism

Recharge your Karma by Recharging your Body!

Posted January 23, 2013 by Melanie

Organize a fundraising event in your Yoga studio community to support Yoga therapy and women’s health in Bhopal, India   On December 3rd 1984, at 10 minutes past midnight, a Union Carbide pesticide plant, operating under extensive cost-cutting measures with sub-par safety facilities, leaked over 27 tons of methyl-isocyanate—a deadly gas—into the air. The gas released was carried by winds […]

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