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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 7 2014 4:11 PMGame of Thrones Is Such a Chick Show
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April 4 2014 10:43 AMBrad Pitt Intends to Make a Movie About Steubenville From a Male Perspective. That's a Great Idea.
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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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April 10 2014 12:12 PMCharles Murray Stands by His Claim That There Have Been No Significant Female Philosophers
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April 8 2014 12:02 PMRepublicans Are Totally for Equal Pay but Against Letting Women Know If They’re Getting Paid Less
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April 7 2014 12:16 PMMichael Hayden Accuses Dianne Feinstein of Being Too "Emotional" to Do Her Job
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April 3 2014 12:43 PMComedian Films Himself Having Simulated Sex With Unsuspecting Women. Isn’t That Simulated Rape?

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