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The Evangelical church has gained a huge amount of political power in Cuba, and LGBTQ people are dealing with the consequences.

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Young Women Actually Make Up More of Bernie's Base Than Men Do

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Jill Domme was one of 80,000 retailers who joined LuLaRoe. Consumed by early success, she is now paying off $39,000 in debt by driving GrubHub as her second job.

The Lingerie Brand Doing What Victoria’s Secret Won’t

Playful Promises is known for pioneering the fashion space with their size and gender inclusivity.

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Ed Buck's Alleged Violence Has Been an Open Secret for Years

Multiple people assert that Buck was savvy enough to know whose victimhood would stay out of the headlines.

The Female Pastors Making Space for Queer Christians to Express Their Faith

A new vanguard of female pastors is fighting for LGBTQ equality, standing up to a church that has long disempowered both women and queer people.

What's the Difference Between Non-Binary, Genderqueer, and Gender-Nonconforming?

A beginner's guide to the differences and similarities between three of the most common terms with which people outside the gender binary identify.

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Young Women Actually Make Up More of Bernie's Base Than Men Do

Polling shows the 2020 candidate’s supporters aren’t just “Bernie Bros.”

What's the Difference Between Non-Binary, Genderqueer, and Gender-Nonconforming?

A beginner's guide to the differences and similarities between three of the most common terms with which people outside the gender binary identify.

What Happens When a 'Feminist' Lawyer Paints Weinstein Victims as Mentally Unstable

A new book reveals that famous women's rights attorney Lisa Bloom tried to help Harvey Weinstein by portraying his victims, including Rose McGowan, as "unglued." Here's why that effects all sexual assault survivors.

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The Army Beat Its Recruitment Goals This Year by Targeting Students in Debt

“Debt is a form of social control. You can force people to do all kinds of things if you put them in debt first."

The Shocking Cruelty of Indefinite Detention

Formerly detained migrants describe what would happen if the Flores settlement were dismantled.

Sanders and Warren Left Sex Workers Out of Their Criminal Justice Plans

It's a glaring omission from the 2020 frontrunners, advocates say.

Banning Flavored Vapes Might Be Good for Teens. It Also Might Be Racist

It seems awful strange to some experts that the feds are rushing to ban menthol e-cigs even as deadly menthol cigarettes remain on the market.

Chelsea Handler's New Netflix Special Proves She Still Doesn't Understand White Privilege

In 'Hello, Privilege. It's Me, Chelsea' the comic stumbles through a well-meaning but misguided reckoning with her place in the world.

Isra Hirsi Is 16, Unbothered, and Saving the Planet

As the co-founder of the U.S. Youth Climate Strike and the daughter of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, Isra Hirsi is grappling with harassment, safety threats, tokenization, and privilege on a national scale years before she's even allowed to vote.

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