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Amanda Marcotte is a Brooklyn-based writer and DoubleX contributor. She also writes regularly for the Daily Beast, AlterNet, and USA Today

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July 28 2014 12:06 PMThe Anti-Vaccination Movement Has Become an Anti-Vitamin Movement, and Babies Are Suffering
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July 25 2014 3:23 PMRepublican Congressional Nominee: A Woman Can Run for Office With Husband's Permission
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July 23 2014 2:44 PMNRA Commentator: Kids Should Be Required to Learn How to Shoot a Gun in School  
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July 22 2014 11:58 AMThe Duggars Are Not Good Representatives for the Anti-Choice Movement
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July 18 2014 10:18 AMBill Maher Tweets Horrible Thing About Women, Is Gross
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July 17 2014 12:15 PMTodd Akin Says His Staffers Were "Conceived By Rape." Isn't the Body Supposed to Shut That Down?
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July 16 2014 2:13 PMRenee Ellmers Says Her “Bring It Down to a Woman's Level” Comment Is Better in Context. It's Not.
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July 15 2014 11:07 AMGood News, Atheists: You No Longer Need to Get Ordained Online to Officiate a Wedding in Indiana
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July 11 2014 2:06 PMRonald Lee Haskell Has a History of Domestic Violence. How Did He Get a Gun?
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July 9 2014 2:07 PMThe Anti-Abortion Laws Are Getting Smarter
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July 8 2014 12:58 PMFinally, Science Explains Why Rush Limbaugh Gets So Mad About Women Having Sex
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July 7 2014 11:53 AMFinally, a Politician Admits to Having an Abortion Simply Because She Wasn’t Ready for a Baby
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June 30 2014 12:20 PMHobby Lobby Won the Contraception Case, but the Christian Right Lost a Major PR Battle
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June 26 2014 12:15 PMThe Supreme Court Just Emboldened Anti-Choice Protesters to Harass Women Trying to Get Abortions
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June 25 2014 1:32 PMA Great Ruling for Public Health and a Big Blow to the Anti-Vaccination Movement
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July 28 2014 11:17 AMAll the Sarah Palin You Can Stomach, for Just $10 a Month
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July 24 2014 5:09 PMRepublican Strategy on Women: "Rape Is a Four-Letter Word. Purge It From Your Lexicon."
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July 23 2014 1:13 PMTed Cruz Has Some Thoughts About True Blood
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July 21 2014 11:43 AMPro-Life Nurse-Midwife Who Won’t Prescribe the Pill Sues Family Planning Center for Not Hiring Her
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July 17 2014 12:56 PMRepublicans Can't Stop Comparing Immigrants to Rapists
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July 16 2014 6:19 PMGame of Thrones Will Have No Female Directors in Season 5
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July 15 2014 12:32 PMThe Democrats’ Brilliant Idea for How to Stop Unnecessary Abortion Clinic Regulations
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July 14 2014 1:00 PMFox News Just Loves These Rape Joke Cufflinks
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July 10 2014 1:50 PMA Disgusting Twitter Hashtag Spreads in Response to a 16-Year-Old Girl's Sexual Assault Allegations
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July 8 2014 4:07 PMObama's Contraception Mandate: Still Punking the GOP  
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July 7 2014 2:09 PMSmall Sign of Progress: A Congresswoman Is Working Out With the Guys
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July 1 2014 10:50 AMMonday's Other Supreme Court Decision That Attacked Female Workers
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June 27 2014 2:00 PMTodd Akin Explains That by "Legitimate Rape," He Meant That Women Lie About Rape. Dude, We Know.
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June 26 2014 11:06 AMThis Great Ad Reveals All the Ways We Hold Girls Back
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June 24 2014 5:17 PMAbortion Coverage for Peace Corps Volunteers Who Are Raped Might Finally Happen

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