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Labor Day 2038

Today is Labor Day. According to the United States Department of Labor this is defined as

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers.

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Humor

Mardaani: A Bollywood Film In Which A Girl Gets Raped & It's Not A Joke

There is a scene in Mardaani where Shivani Shivaji Roy’s husband’s office is attacked, his face is tarred, and a necklace of shoes is put around his neck. 620 more words

Feminism

ringly: fashionable, wearable tech jewelry for women

I am in love with all of the fashionable, wearable tech items hitting the market, but my favorite by far is Ringly. (It must be the jewelry designer in me!) 297 more words

Lifestyle

Women in Sports Media: Pam Oliver, Erin Andrews and Discrimination?

Over the past number of years, women have made great strides in the world of sports media—gaining inclusion, greater access and increased respect.  It  is important to acknowledge the progress, but it is also sometimes necessary to realize that discrimination still exists … and not always in the ways one might expect. 286 more words

Feature Stories

Funny Girl

Last year, I started seeing a friend of a friend; we’d made out several times on random nights out. He began our dalliance with the statement ‘you seem nice but I’m not looking for a relationship’, but we saw each other once or twice after I made it quite clear that despite his assumptions, neither was I. 633 more words

Culture

Why Can’t Christians Just Say “Hello”

Do you ever get the feeling that you can’t just say “hello, how are you” to a Christian without hearing the inevitable “by the way…” I normally either fake a heart attack when I hear those words, which only works once a year or so or people begin to catch on that you are faking a heart attack, or I pull out my cell and call someone. 387 more words

Blog

I Knew, a lyric manifest and prayer

I knew he couldn’t be the one when I could not be honest with him.

We all, at some point, acquire a love story that leaves us feeling disempowered and less of a person. 296 more words