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Oct. 14 2014 5:14 PMThe Movement Against Campus Sexual Assault Has Been Hugely Successful. Next Up: Dating Violence.
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Oct. 13 2014 2:29 PMTennessee Sentenced a Woman to Six Extra Years in Jail Simply Because She Was Pregnant
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Oct. 9 2014 12:52 PMA Crisis Pregnancy Center in San Francisco Rebrands Itself As Pro-Choice. Sneaky.
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Oct. 6 2014 12:20 PMPresident Obama Jokes That It Takes a Wife “10 Years to Train a Man.” Ha?
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Oct. 2 2014 4:21 PMGamerGate Fights Corruption in Journalism By Encouraging Corruption in Journalism
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Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PMEmma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
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Sept. 19 2014 3:07 PMHillary Clinton's Strategy for Winning in 2016: Feminism
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