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On Any Given Sidewalk

we walk in sync

identic hips and matching strides

gamely we pound

city streets

fitness and Fitbit driven

we tramp not here

for your errant eyes… 150 more words

Poetry

Normalizing rape culture is regressive

Christine Wandiema

 Turning sexual assault, rape and other forms of Violence Against Women into an entertainment, or all together ignoring or trivializing these crimes is sickening. 303 more words

Transformative Masculinity

This Is Not What Luck Should Look Like

For Anxy Magazine

Someone asked, “Who was your first Harvey Weinstein?” now that his name is synonymous with sexual predator. Every woman who heard the question had to stop and think because it has happened for so long, so often, in so many different ways. 228 more words

Non-Fiction

Alt-Headlines -- 10/22/17

Jim Hoft’s Gateway Pundit calls Richard Spencer a “deep state plant,” American Renaissance explains the differences between hospital patients by race, another alt-right Kickstarter campaign gets shut down, and more. 116 more words

White Nationalism

#MeToo

#MeToo

I am sure you have seen the hashtag by now and I know I am a little late to the game on this one, but whether to dive into this was a difficult decision for me at this time in my life. 1,111 more words

Self-Care

Insidious

Since the #metoo movement last week, I have been seeing a lot of angry remarks about it. People upset because sexual harassment and sexual assault/rape are so different, thinking that the #metoo movement minimized the seriousness of assault/rape by combining it with sexual harassment. 397 more words

Respect

What not to say to sexual assault survivors

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the ignorant, rude comments people have made to me over the past year about assault. I have been trying to get the courage to tell some important people in my life that this happened and this is partially me trying to prepare myself incase it doesn’t go well. 817 more words