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The Exact Moment I Turned Off the New Katt Williams Special

Katt Williams is a funny man, but he is also an unflinching misogynist and unwitting oppressor apologist.

Before I hit play on Katt William’s new Netflix special ‘Great America’ I reminded my partner that even though he was very funny, there would probably be some misogyny and/or homophobia involved. 463 more words

Non-Fiction

Letter to mom

Keep going.

Remember that your hard day will make tomorrow easier for thousands of women. Nearly 100 years ago the Famous Five fought against the Supreme Court to allow women to be persons and I have been voting since I was 18 years old. 225 more words

Business

The Start of it All

In the 19th century, both in America and in Europe, brass players sought work in mostly two types of ensembles: orchestra and military band. Not surprising, the military brass band tradition still thrives today and military bands are the highest employer of brass musicians. 320 more words

Brass

I don't hate God. However...

I am an atheist. It’s not what matters about me. It is a fraction of who I am but at times it seems to be the most important thing to some people, most of whom don’t know what it means. 1,818 more words

Don't Be A Muppet

Advertising To Women: A History Of Consistent Failure

Women, as a whole, have a huge amount of spending power. In fact, it’s estimated that in typical families, 90% of the time women will be the ones in control of the purse strings. 527 more words

Women

Marina Endicott--"Lynch Law" (The Walrus, November 2017)

SOUNDTRACK: SKATING POLLY featuring LOUISE POST & NINA GORDON OF VERUCA SALT-New Trick EP (2017).

So Kelli (17) and Peyton (21) have added their brother Kurtis (20) on drums which allows the grrrls to focus on guitars and bass.  992 more words

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