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Josie Cunningham's abortion

A British glamour model/escort, Josie Cunningham, 23, had recently made news. She was 18 weeks pregnant and is considering an abortion. Which is something that a lot of young women find themselves considering. 1,159 more words

Women's Issues

In response

to my Nicki Minaj post and her new video Anaconda:

watch first

 

madamsabi, a fellow blogger, nice to meet you, commented:

Let me play the devil’s advocate here..if it were a guy’s video and he pays a woman to pose like this…most women will go gaga…and say she is being used as a sex object. 1,080 more words

Raising Generous Children

Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal… Matthew 6:19

Before I had children I was not a woman known for generosity. 632 more words

Women's Issues

Leaning In and Its Discontents, Part I

A few weeks ago, in the process of writing on the case of Philosopher W, who tried to negotiate an academic job offer but gave no context for… 1,288 more words

Academia

Love My Body/Hate Yours?: Body Image and "All About that Bass" by Caroline T.

The day I came back from summer school, I decided to check the iTunes Top 10 chart, just to see what new songs were popular. As I pulled up the familiar gray window, I noticed that a new song by a previously unheard-of artist had replaced… 587 more words

Blogs

Still a Bloody Rookie

I have never been able to use tampons successfully. It never really bothered me until a few months ago when I was caught panties red in a mall public bathroom, where there was a machine that dispensed only tampons. 1,796 more words

Thoughts

More calls for inquiry after aboriginal girl killed and dumped in Winnipeg river

WINNIPEG — The death of a 15-year-old aboriginal girl found wrapped in a bag and dumped in the Red River is prompting renewed calls for a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women. 1,274 more words

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