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May 13 2014 12:20 PMThe NYPD Will Start Letting Sex Workers Carry Condoms
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May 9 2014 4:12 PMHundreds of Nigerian Girls Are Missing. Fox News Blames Hillary Clinton.
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May 7 2014 1:12 PMPromposals? Prom Drafts? The Prom Is Out of Control.  
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May 6 2014 11:56 AMOccupy Wall Street Protester Convicted of Elbowing a Cop Who She Says Grabbed Her Breast
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May 1 2014 11:58 AMRape Victims Are Common. Rapists Are Not.
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April 30 2014 11:46 AMPope Francis Calls a Meeting to Debate Gay Marriage and Contraception. Is the Church Changing?
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April 28 2014 2:16 PMBill O'Reilly Blames Beyoncé, Married Mother, for Girls Getting Pregnant Out of Wedlock
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April 25 2014 10:06 AMCliven Bundy Is Not a "Welfare Queen"
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April 24 2014 10:45 AMEven Children Have a Gender Wage Gap. Call It the Allowance Gap.
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April 23 2014 12:45 PMJustice Scalia Should Recuse Himself From the Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Case
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April 21 2014 11:30 AMThe Director of Sunday's Game of Thrones Doesn't Think That Was Rape
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April 17 2014 12:53 PMFemale CEO Shares Story of Being Sexually Harassed By Potential Hires
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April 16 2014 12:39 PMRepublican Gov. Susana Martinez Has a Foul Mouth and Isn't Big on Facts. She Could Be President.
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April 15 2014 11:54 AMFive Ways to Make Him Scream and Not Get Pregnant When You Do: Cosmo Gets Serious About Repro Rights
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April 11 2014 2:44 PMOne Way to Get a Safe Abortion in Brazil: Pretend You’ve Been Raped
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May 12 2014 12:46 PMCool Pope Francis Not So Cool When It Comes to American Nuns
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May 8 2014 12:43 PMRussian Diplomat Knows Just What Pussy Riot’s Problem Is: Not Enough Sex
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May 7 2014 11:34 AMBilly Graham’s Grandson Is on a Mission to Root Out Sex Abuse in Evangelical Institutions. Can He Do It?
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May 2 2014 1:11 PMMeet the Republican Man Who Is Trying to Get Real Sex Education Into South Carolina Schools
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April 30 2014 3:01 PMJ.J. Abrams Misses His Chance to Make Star Wars History
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April 29 2014 1:59 PMGoogle Agrees to Remove Deceptive Crisis Pregnancy Center Ads
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April 28 2014 10:52 AMMississippi's Last Abortion Clinic Back in Court, Fighting to Stay Open
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April 24 2014 11:52 AMStudent Alleges Brown University Let Her Attacker Return to Classes While She Was Still There
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April 23 2014 2:56 PMConfirmed: The Contraception Mandate Is Very Popular
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April 22 2014 1:18 PMWomen Are Dying From Unsafe Abortions While American NGOs Do Nothing
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April 18 2014 10:45 AMDemocrats! Don’t Get Lured Into Marsha Blackburn’s Trap.
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April 17 2014 10:42 AMNew Fox News Show Outnumbered Will Have Four Female Hosts and One Man. Get It?
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April 16 2014 11:14 AMWoman Sues Christian Right Leader Douglas Phillips for Alleged Sexual, Mental Abuse
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April 14 2014 12:14 PMRepublicans Are Quietly Trying to Make It Harder for You to Get Divorced
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April 11 2014 10:45 AMTennessee Passes Bill to Prosecute Women Who Have Pregnancy Complications After Using Illegal Drugs

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