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How Victims Get Trapped in Cycles of Domestic Abuse

Leaving an abusive relationship is much harder than it looks from the outside.
Allegra Ringo
12.18.14
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Five Things Men Utterly Ruined for Me in 2014

Sexism's had a strong year, so let's look back with misty eyes at all the misogyny and reactionary weirdness from horrible dude-bros.
Brydie Lee-Kennedy
12.17.14
Sports

Ex-NFL Player Chris Kluwe Has Become an Unlikely Fighter for Gender Equality

As a football player, Chris Kluwe was a punter, but in his post-NFL life, he's been a beast, defending everyone from LGBT people to the victims of gamergate.
John Norris
11.30.14
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Renee Zellweger Appears in Public, Sparks a Media Firestorm

The hubbub over Renee Zellweger's "new face" has taken over the internet, but why do so many people feel so strongly about making fun of <i>this</i> celebrity?
Dave Schilling
10.22.14
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Why I Stayed in an Abusive Relationship

I can’t speak for Janay Rice, or any other victims of domestic violence who stay with their abusers, but until early 2014 I was in a physically and emotionally abusive relationship for two and a half years, and I can talk about why I stayed—and why I...
Lauren Browne
9.16.14
Sports

Grandiose Predictions for the 2014 NFL Season

The first week of the 2014 NFL season is in the books and already things are looking rather insane. With just this tip of the iceberg in mind, here are some predictions I’ve brought back from the astral realm for football fans this fall.
Blake Butler
9.11.14
Sports

Wait, Why Hasn't NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Been Fired Yet?

On his watch, perception of the organization has gone from "bunch of guys with pink faces" to "hive of supervillainy." It's not that the NFL was ever a haven of good ethics; it just seems like he would have been scapegoated by now.
Josh Androsky
9.10.14