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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July 1 2015 2:34 PMGeeking OutI write about some of the uglier aspects of humanity. Sometimes escapism is exactly what I need.
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June 30 2015 3:29 PMWhy Americans Are Becoming More Open-Minded on Gay Marriage but Not on Abortion
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June 26 2015 4:15 PMWhy Should a Homeschooler Run Texas' State Education Board?
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June 25 2015 1:06 PMRejoice: Margaret Atwood Is Contributing to a Lady-Geek Comics Anthology
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June 24 2015 12:40 PMWe May Have a Chlamydia Vaccine for Future Generations
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June 22 2015 1:27 PMThe Subtle but Powerful Feminist Message at the Heart of Inside Out
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June 19 2015 5:51 PMAre White Walkers Alive? Is Melisandre Actually Good? House Slate Answers Your Game of Thrones Questions. (Video.)
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June 18 2015 12:59 PMUniversal Pre-K Is Another Way for Hillary Clinton to Defy Her Critics
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June 17 2015 2:01 PMRachel Dolezal Was Raised by Christian Fundamentalists. No Wonder She Wanted a New Identity.
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June 16 2015 11:47 AMThis Fantastic New Tumblr Reminds Us That Pro-Choice Is Not Anti-Baby
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June 15 2015 11:09 AMWhat Will Jon Snow’s Next Moves Be on Game of Thrones?
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June 12 2015 9:03 AMWhich State Was the Worst for Women This Week?
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June 10 2015 12:44 PMTitle IX Covers Domestic Violence. Why Doesn’t It Get As Much Attention As Sexual Assault?
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June 9 2015 1:21 PMIf Someone Has to Change Names Upon Marriage, Why Not the Husband?
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June 8 2015 11:02 AMStannis, Jon, and Daenerys All Made Bad Mistakes on Last Night’s Game of Thrones 
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July 1 2015 12:29 PMThe Women’s World Cup Is a Blast. Why Are We Still Arguing With the Haters?
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June 29 2015 1:38 PMRand Paul Would Rather End Marriage Than Share It With Gay People
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June 26 2015 3:47 PMBristol Palin Doesn’t Want Any Lectures, Enjoys Delivering Lectures
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June 25 2015 11:17 AMMeet the Next Hero of the Christian Right: Ricki Lake
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June 23 2015 12:17 PMScott Walker Argues That Equal Pay Pits Women Against Men
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June 22 2015 12:03 PMWhich Republican Spat the Most Hellfire This Weekend?
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June 19 2015 3:33 PMA Kansas State Rep Faces Censure Because She Called a Bill Racist
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June 18 2015 12:24 PMGirl Scouts Stand Up for Animals. In Return, They Get Racism.
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June 16 2015 7:36 PMHouse Republicans Want to Eliminate Federal Funding—All of It—for Family Planning
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June 15 2015 2:23 PMCersei’s Walk of Shame and Game of Thrones’ Evolution on Sexual Violence
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June 12 2015 2:32 PMWhy Are We So Nostalgic for the Hypermasculine Playgrounds of Yore?
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June 11 2015 3:07 PMThe iPhone Now Tracks Sexual Activity. What Is Sexual Activity?
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June 9 2015 5:27 PMAre Pro-Choice Forces Reaching the End of the Line?
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June 9 2015 10:44 AMDon’t Be So Shocked by the Deaths on Game of Thrones: The Show Is a Classical Tragedy
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June 8 2015 9:24 AMCaitlyn Jenner Isn’t Fodder for Your Academic Feminist Squabble

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