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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Aug. 27 2015 7:00 AM“Porn Addiction” Is Often Just an Attempt to Medicalize Religious Dogma
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Aug. 26 2015 1:21 PMThe Fun Home Flap Proves That the Big Threat to Campus Free Speech Isn’t “Political Correctness”
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Aug. 24 2015 3:53 PMWhat the Hugo Awards Can Tell Us About Donald Trump’s Long-Term Prospects
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Aug. 21 2015 11:59 AMJosh Duggar Apologizes for Being “Unfaithful,” but Not for Imposing His Religious Dogma on Others
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Aug. 20 2015 5:24 AMRing the AlarmA no-nonsense warning on the rise of rape culture.
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Aug. 19 2015 12:06 PMAmericans Still Like Planned Parenthood’s Contraception Funding. So Why Is the GOP Attacking It?
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Aug. 17 2015 12:17 PMBen Carson’s “Legitimate Rape” Moment
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Aug. 13 2015 2:13 PMThe Attacks on Planned Parenthood Aren’t About Fetal Tissue. Ben Carson Just Proved It.
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Aug. 12 2015 12:35 PMDonald Trump Finally Crosses the Line—By Saying Something True About Planned Parenthood
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Aug. 11 2015 7:30 AMMarco Rubio Opposes Abortion Because It’s Human DNA, Not Cat DNA
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Aug. 10 2015 11:30 AMGOP Candidates Are Outraged About Misogyny ... As Long As Trump Is in the Race
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Aug. 6 2015 2:16 PMEverybody Hold Tight for the Dating Apocalypse!
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Aug. 5 2015 2:52 PMWhite House Launches a Diversity-in-Tech Initiative Just in Time for #ILookLikeAnEngineer 
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Aug. 4 2015 12:05 PMLouisiana Has Awful Sexual Health Stats. So of Course Bobby Jindal Is Attacking Planned Parenthood.
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July 29 2015 12:13 PMAnn Rule, Queen of True Crime, Used to Hide Her Gender from Readers 
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Aug. 26 2015 2:32 PMTeens Don't Know Who Alanis Morissette Is. This Is a Good Thing.
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Aug. 25 2015 1:37 PMJosh Duggar’s Brother-in-Law: “Think for a Minute About the Victims”
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Aug. 24 2015 1:11 PMThe Ashley Madison Hack Is a Peephole Into “Traditional” Christian Marriage
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Aug. 20 2015 1:34 PMSorry, Missouri Republicans, but an Intern Dress Code Will Not Prevent Sexual Misconduct
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Aug. 19 2015 3:48 PMFox News Guest Says Many Rape Accusations Are Just “Regret Sex”
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Aug. 18 2015 12:46 PMTeen Girls Love Video Games. What They Don’t Love Is Interacting With Other Gamers.
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Aug. 14 2015 12:12 PMTarget Stops Gendering Toys, and People Are Completely Freaking Out About It
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Aug. 13 2015 2:01 PM"Cuckservative": The Racist, Porn-Inflected Slur That Haunts GOP Politics
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Aug. 11 2015 2:41 PMSexting Proves That Americans Love Affirmative Consent
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Aug. 10 2015 1:14 PMWhy Men Kill Women Is Not a Mystery
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Aug. 7 2015 1:34 PMIt’s Awesome How Much the GOP Candidates Are Talking About Reproductive Rights
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Aug. 5 2015 3:30 PMThe Great Air-Conditioning Debate of 2015 Has Reached Its Nadir
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Aug. 4 2015 3:41 PMChris Christie Makes Birth Control a Haves Versus Have-Nots Issue
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Aug. 3 2015 11:37 AMThe Planned Parenthood Vote Shows That the Right-Wing Fringe Has Taken Over the GOP
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July 28 2015 12:17 PMIt’s Shocking How Recently Trump and Cosby’s Alleged Crimes Weren’t Considered Rape

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