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How one family (and you) empower me to fight back

Last year when I wrote about being groped in a popular Egyptian coffee chain I was amazed at the response. More people read that post than anything I wrote during the January 25 revolution and many individuals and several anti-sexual harassment initiatives reached out to me to offer support or discuss how this experience could empower others. 338 more words

Sexism Take One.

Listening to: Frank Ocean – Thinking about you 

A really smart girl I know set up a group on Facebook for women, a place for discussion and sharing of experiences relating to sexism and feminism and other girl-related musings. 207 more words

Broken? broken.

With tears in her eyes, she ran back to her room. How could he? He was supposed to support her, and be her protector.

Who knew that one day, she would need to be protected by her very own protector. 773 more words

Rape

Amanda Marcotte: Senior sexually harassed Miss America by asking her to prom

Despite being warned by school officials not to, senior Patrick Farves used a visit by Miss America Nina Davuluri to Central York High School to ask her to the prom. 400 more words

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'X-Men' Director Bryan Singer's Rape Accuser - Holding Press Conference To Announce Three Additional Defendants In Lawsuit

The 31-year-old man that filed a lawsuit against X-Men director Bryan Singer last week, alleging sexual abuse, is going to be holding a press conference Monday afternoon in Beverly Hills to announce three additional defendants are being added to the shocking case, RadarOnline.com is reporting. 325 more words

Three New Men Named By Bryan Singer Sex Accuser In Lawsuit: Former Hollywood Honcho Garth Ancier, Ex-Disney Boss David Neuman & Broadway Producer Gary Goddard

One of the most powerful men to have worked in Hollywood — Garth Ancier — has just been sued in a Hawaii court by the same man who has accused director… 623 more words

Girls' rights equals to girls fighting boys... Err, not true!

At times it is just sad to not be understood. Especially when all you want to do is change some really bad things – things that people would support you to change if only they didn’t passionately refuse to understand you. 766 more words