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Adventures in Crossdressing (part two): hit'n'miss, hit on Miss Twist

From time to time you have to face the fact that some men will chase anyone in a skirt, quite literally. How should we deal with this? 1,223 more words


The Greatest Challenge You Will Face As A Student Is A Challenge You May Not Even Be Aware Of

One of the greatest challenges college students face today, that is perhaps even more concerning than rising tuition costs is maintaining a desire to learn in an educational system that values grades over actual knowledge. 279 more words


Richard Florida: "The real underlying drivers of gentrification"

Herb Auerbach recommends this piece by Richard Florida in CityLab:

The Role of Public Investment in Gentrification

Much of the conversation around gentrification essentially blames the people moving into urban neighborhoods. 486 more words


Acid-Attack Survivor Uses Beauty Vlogs to Raise Awareness

Reshma Make Love Not Scars

Make love, not scars. That’s the message of one YouTube beauty vlogger and acid-attack survivor whose story is going viral thanks to her heartbreaking (and empowering) story. 325 more words


A Letter To Kim Davis, Clerk, Rowan County Kentucky

September 3, 2015

Ms. Kim Davis
County Clerk
Rowan County Kentucky
600 West Main Street, Room 102
Morehead, KY 40351

Ms. Davis,

When your religious beliefs hinder peoples’ rights to be happy, you should reconsider what you believe. 351 more words

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Advice needed: why do men cheat?

At times it seems like one is either foolish to be simple or foolish to be overly trust worthy. I met this guy 2012 but didn’t feel like giving him my all because I had someone else and our communication dwindled because I wasn’t giving him much attention as I thought. 322 more words

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