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Authors of 1 in 5 rape study explain how their work is being misrepresented

Earlier this week I found an amazing piece on the campus rape hysteria authored by Emily Yoffe on posted at the leftist Slate, of all places. 685 more words

Feminism

Bic for Her!

Ellen DeGeneres rocks! Here is her advertisement on the new bic pen “for her”.

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More than just a number: a deeper look at the secondary school experience for females in Dabou, Togo

Abstract

This empirical study conducted in Dabou, Togo, uses interview data collected from male secondary school teachers and female secondary school students to realise the local implications of being feminine in the education system. 180 more words

Empirical Study

Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone: Problem or Media Hype?

When it was announced that actress Zoe Saldana would play Nina Simone in the biopic of her life, countless individuals – everyone from famous celebrities to angry social media commentators – voiced concerns about a thinner, lighter skinned actress portraying a woman that was steadfast about embracing her dark skin. 1,088 more words

Opinion Writing

Looking to the Past: Heat Lightning

“I can hear the warden ask if I have any last words before they turn on the heat and you ask if I want another barbequed sandwich?” These words belong to Jeff (Lyle Talbot), the Robin-sidekick character gone wrong – as we discover that he and his accomplice George (Preston Foster) have committed robbery and murder. 396 more words

Opinion Writing

Stunning portrayal in The Theory of Everything - Technician: Features

Scattered across the history of cinema are emblematic faces carrying the struggle of physical and social ills of real-life people. These tragic forces grab our heroes by the collar and drag them down into dark places. 93 more words

Opinion Writing

Feminism and the Teen-Fantasy Flick

In the last decade alone, the United States has spawned numerous teen fantasy flicks that have jumped from the pages of novels brimming with science fiction, dystopian worlds and love triangles. 723 more words

Opinion Writing