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Some Observations In Regards to The 2015 Women's World Cup

The 2015 Women’s World Cup saw the US win an astounding victory. There was praise for the athletes, yet there were still issues present that are still too common in women’s sports. 1,125 more words

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"CAN WOMEN BE AS STRONG AS MEN?" From Lady's Guide to Existence

https://savetheovaries.wordpress.com/2013/04/05/can-women-be-as-strong-as-men/

This writing is from the blog Lady’s guide to Existence. It is a feminist blog discussing discussing women’s rights and sexual politics.This post is relevant to here, seeing as it is a frequent topic in regards to sports performance and physiology. 1,747 more words

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Flavorwire Premiere: Slim Twig's "Slippin' Slidin'" Video Confronts the Power Dynamics of Sexual Objectification

Slim Twig’s “Slippin’ Slidin'” is, by his own estimations, a “cock rock analogue to Kanye West’s similarly phallic ‘On Sight.'” Like Yeezus, the Toronto psych experimenter’s forthcoming fifth LP… 409 more words

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Melissa Gira Grant's "Playing the whore: The work of sex work"

Nearly eight months into 2015, I can confidently state the two most important books I have read thus far and will read this year: Julia Serano’s  644 more words

The naked face of summer

We tend to be inundated with so many sexual images in our daily lives it can be difficult to sort out genuine feelings of attraction and sensuality from the many slams on our sexual cortex delivered through the media. 1,255 more words

With some power comes some responsibility

If we write for young people, and about young people, then do we have a responsibility to provide them with models for how to behave? 642 more words

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Do Transgender Women Have a Physical Advantage ?

There has been a controversy over whether it is appropriate to allow transgender women to compete in women’s divisions of sport. It is believed that women who were formally men still retain some physical advantages. 1,311 more words

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