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Hampton County man impregnates ten year old girl during rape

Estill — A 33-year-old man was arrested after the Hampton County Sheriff’s Department said he impregnated a ten year old girl during a rape.

The incident happened around Thanksgiving 2015, which means the victim is five months pregnant. 49 more words

Rape Culture

Your fears about transgender bathrooms are highly exaggerated

I have to be honest about something: I never thought I’d care much about LGBT rights. That sounds terrible, I know, but as a straight, cis-gendered woman, I never thought I’d have a… 1,009 more words

Controversy

The unfortunate sexualization of schoolgirls

Another one of those articles came up where schoolgirls are being asked to wear longer skirts to school to avoid getting assaulted by male students and teachers. 924 more words

No, I'm not going to smile for you

I’m not very good at knowing when to stand up for myself. I’m not even good at determining my rights in certain situations. I’ll be one of the first people to call someone out for telling a sexist joke, but when it comes to my own self, I don’t want to seem too entitled. 966 more words

Controversy

On Biking Boston and Street Harassment

I slammed my brakes as I realized that I wasn’t going to make the light. There are a few lights I absolutely will not cruise through as they turn red; most of them are on Mass. 749 more words

Feminism

Whining about your own sex life is not an appropriate response

When an asexual person is talking about the problems they face, it is not appropriate to start whining about your own sex life.

Today, I received… 681 more words

Asexual Visibility