The CrossFit Games has made an altogether unsurprising move to cement their reputation as being sexist. Though they’ve upped the ante by throwing in a healthy dose of Transphobia. 1,663 more words
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If it weren’t already apparent what folks on the right think of mainstream feminists, John Hawkins of Right Wing News and Townhall.com gives us some insight. 2,051 more words
After Wendy Davis’ gubernatorial campaign received a recent fundraising boost, the Dallas Morning News reported some inaccuracies in Davis’ biography:
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While her state Senate filibuster last year captured national attention, it is her biography — a divorced teenage mother living in a trailer who earned her way to Harvard and political achievement — that her team is using to attract voters and boost fundraising.
Currently there are 29 states in which people may be fired for their sexual orientation or gender identity. (Another 4 states have protections for sexual orientation but do not cover transgender or gender non-conforming individuals.) In an effort to protect LGBT employees from discrimination, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) has been introduced in nearly every Congress since 1994, yet all attempts to pass it have thus far been unsuccessful. 432 more words