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Aug. 14 2014 5:55 PMRobin Williams' Death Inspires Twitter to Crack Down on Online Harassment (Just a Little Bit)
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Aug. 12 2014 4:38 PMLocal Mom Decides Important Sports Case
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Aug. 11 2014 5:40 PMJezebel Staff Goes After Gawker for Ignoring Sexist Comments and Rape GIFs
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Aug. 8 2014 11:16 AMThe Rise of the Ironic Man-Hater
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Aug. 6 2014 11:00 AMTwitter Won’t Stop Harassment on Its Platform, So Its Users Are Stepping In
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Aug. 4 2014 1:51 PMThe NBA’s Woman SolutionWhy is men’s basketball so good at promoting women?
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July 28 2014 4:37 PMGender Role Reversal in Music Videos Can Only Be Achieved By Objectifying Women
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July 22 2014 3:14 PM$190 Million Can’t Buy “Closure” for the Victims of Johns Hopkins’ Abusive Gynecologist
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July 6 2014 10:15 PMTen Feet Tall!!!A cartoon biography of the wrestler André the Giant.
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July 1 2014 1:49 PMWhat I Learned From Talking to Tinder’s Justin Mateen About Women
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June 27 2014 1:18 PMDov Charney Was Fired for Losing Money, Not Sexual Harassment
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June 26 2014 11:25 AMI Went to See Mike Daisey's Show About #YesAllWomen
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June 25 2014 9:01 AM“Most Bootyful Butts!” “Best Bulges!”Why it’s great to objectify World Cup players.
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June 20 2014 8:52 AMIgnore This Image Consultant's Advice, and Die Ugly and Sad
Doublex
June 18 2014 11:53 PMThe White KnightNicholas Kristof wants to save the world with his New York Times columns. Why are so many of them wrong?
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Aug. 14 2014 12:57 PMBYU’s Sex Ban Is Terrible for Victims of Sexual Assault
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Aug. 11 2014 5:55 PMIt’s Time to Stop Shaming the Steubenville Rapists
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Aug. 8 2014 5:53 PMThe One Great Thing About the Truly Awful Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie
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Aug. 6 2014 6:03 PMMale Basketball Coach Says a Female Coach Could Never “Mold Boys Into Successful Men”
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Aug. 5 2014 10:04 AMMarvel’s Ridiculous Excuse for Why It Won’t Make Movies That Star Women
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Aug. 1 2014 12:18 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Staff writer Amanda Hess shares the stories that impressed and intrigued her.
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July 23 2014 12:26 PMWomen Can Succeed in Corporate America, as Long as They Don't Promote Other Women
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July 21 2014 1:13 PMRonda Rousey and the Danger of the Exceptional Female Athlete
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July 2 2014 2:20 PMNFL Cheerleaders Finally Have Something to Cheer About
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June 30 2014 5:03 PMDoctors Are Examining Your Genitals for No Reason
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June 26 2014 4:25 PMWe're Wasting Our Best Filmmakers on Tampon Ads
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June 25 2014 5:36 PMHow Robin Thicke Became the World's Creepiest Pop Star  
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June 24 2014 11:13 AMNew Study Finds That Casual Sex Is Good for You (If You Are a Jerk and Male)
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June 19 2014 1:35 PMDov Charney's Dirty Old Man Act Finally Catches Up to Him
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June 16 2014 4:21 PMThis Panel of Six White Male CEOs Is Great News for Women

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