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“What Makes a Woman” Article Was Outdated and Exclusionary

One of my favorite parts of the weekend is sitting down on Sunday to open up the New York Times. I particularly love their opinion section, which is full of rich and thought-provoking columns. This Sunday did not disappoint. The cover of this week’s Sunday Review section had an image of fishnet stocking covered legs, high heels and red […]

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Marriage equality sweeps the country

**UPDATE: December 19th, 2013 Great news, the state Supreme Court in New Mexico just extended their provisions to allow same-sex couples to marry in the state! Making it the 17th state to allow same-sex marriages. ——— I’m not gay. I don’t know what it’s like to come out to my friends and family. I don’t […]

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Today’s “Modern Family”

What does your family look like? As American demographics shift, the all-American nuclear family, seems to be vanishing. Think your family’s configuration is weird? You may be the new norm. Gay couples, immigrant and bi-racial families have long faced scrutiny from the public as to what defines a family. People who chose to be child-free can be […]

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