Amanda Marcotte
Amanda Marcotte Amanda Marcotte

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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April 27 2015 4:36 PMGirls Who Play Minecraft Can Now Play Minecraft as Girls
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April 27 2015 3:14 AMGame of Thrones Hosts Many Religions and Only One True God: Death
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April 23 2015 1:13 PMWhich State Was the Worst for Women This Week?
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April 22 2015 12:58 PMTennessee Politician Can’t Decide if Women Are Stupid or Cunning
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April 20 2015 4:51 PMExposé of South Carolina’s Domestic Homicide Problem Wins Pulitzer
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April 20 2015 12:16 PMInsurers Are Falling Short on Covering Contraception
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April 16 2015 2:04 PMKatie Couric Lets Floyd Mayweather Blame the Victim
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April 15 2015 12:03 PMCongress Considers Bill to Help Domestic Violence Victims Escape With Their Pets
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April 14 2015 12:53 PMWhy Is Jeb Bush Touting His Role in the Terri Schiavo Debacle?
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April 13 2015 3:01 PMWhat Hillary Clinton Learned from No-Drama Obama
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April 10 2015 3:40 PMMen Reject the Label “Masculine” More Than Women Reject the Label “Feminine”
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April 8 2015 2:39 PMTo Keep Women Safe, North Carolina GOP Tries to Stop Med Students From Learning How to Provide Safe Abortions
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April 7 2015 11:47 AMWomen Read More Books, but Men Get to Write More Book Reviews
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April 2 2015 12:55 PMSomehow, Indiana Managed to Convict a Woman of Both “Feticide” and Child Neglect
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March 31 2015 4:48 PMAn Abortion Clinic Offers Patients Tea and Fluffy Robes. What's the Problem?
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April 27 2015 2:05 PMLadies, Have Fun by Yourself. Hardly Anyone Is Judging You.
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April 24 2015 10:40 AMLooks Like Hillary Clinton Is Running an Aggressively Feminist Campaign. Smart Move.
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April 22 2015 1:21 PMMedical Marijuana Activist Threatened With Losing Custody of Her Son
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April 21 2015 1:50 PMMore Female Cops Leads to More Arrests of Female Sexual Predators
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April 20 2015 12:42 PMEducation Reformer Praises Standardized Tests for Boosting Home Prices in Wealthy Suburbs
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April 19 2015 11:50 PMWhat Does Slavery Represent in Game of Thrones?
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April 15 2015 12:36 PMMichelle MacLaren Deserves Better Than Wonder Woman—and She Might Get It
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April 14 2015 3:14 PMA Miscarrying Woman Was Denied Medication Because of “Conscience”
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April 13 2015 4:06 PMNew York A.G. to Investigate Employers Who Keep Low-Wage Workers “On Call”
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April 13 2015 12:08 AMHouse Slate Reviews the Premiere of Game of Thrones, Season 5Are viewers in store for a Targaryen Restoration led by ... Varys?
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April 9 2015 11:33 AMIs Rand Paul Sexist or Just a Jerk?
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April 7 2015 12:13 PMAnti-Choicers Say Women Who Want Abortions Are Like Children Near a Hot Stove
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April 6 2015 12:54 PMKansas Legislature Bans Spending Welfare Money on Cruises
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April 1 2015 1:20 PMWomen Sue the Pentagon Over Military Sexual Abuse
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March 30 2015 2:12 PMNashville Prosecutors Reportedly Offered Women Plea Bargains in Exchange For Sterilization

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