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Round-Up: Aug. 19, 2014

A lot of us can’t stop thinking about the ongoing injustice in Ferguson. The Root has a great round-up of articles and tweets that get to ... [ more ]

A lot of us can’t stop thinking about the ongoing injustice in Ferguson. The Root has a great round-up of articles and tweets that get to the heart of the issues at play. And at Ms., ... [ more ]

A lot of us can’t stop thinking about the ongoing injustice in Ferguson. The Root has a great round-up of articles and tweets that get to the heart of the issues at play. And at Ms., Jennifer Williams talks about why racist police brutality is a feminist issue. Media Matters has ... [ more ]

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The Most Powerful Lines in The Giver are Four Words Long

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," but it has some powerful ... [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," ... [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," but it has some powerful things to say about masculinity. [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," but it has some powerful things to say about masculinity. [ more ]

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Train to “Smile, Bitch” to Humor Street Harassers!

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to smile non-stop so guys on the street never have to ... [ more ]

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to smile non-stop so guys on ... [ more ]

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to smile non-stop so guys on the street never have to have their day ruined! For more on the creation of the video, check out this ... [ more ]

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to smile non-stop so guys on the street never have to have their day ruined! For more on the creation of the video, check out this interview with James at Think Progress. Warning, NSFW language. Transcript (h/t ... [ more ]

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We Are Robin Williams: Becoming Helpful in Helpless Times

The tragic death of actor and comedian Robin Williams has many of us talking about things that legitimately need attention and discussion. To me, ... [ more ]

The tragic death of actor and comedian Robin Williams has many of us talking ... [ more ]

The tragic death of actor and comedian Robin Williams has many of us talking about things that legitimately need ... [ more ]

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Queer Punk Pioneer Carole Pope Crowdfunding Rough Trade Biopic

Loosely based on Carole Pope's autobiography, the biopic will be named Rough Trade, after the iconic new wave band which Carole, along with Kevan ... [ more ]

Loosely based on Carole Pope's autobiography, the biopic will be named Rough Trade, after ... [ more ]

Loosely based on Carole Pope's autobiography, the biopic will be named Rough Trade, after the iconic new wave band ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: Aug. 12, 2014

Justice for Renisha McBride. Anita Little writes at Ms. about Theodore Wafer’s guilty verdict; the unfortunate, victim-blaming AP coverage; the optimism generated by the verdict. Colorlines’ ... [ more ]

Justice for Renisha McBride. Anita Little writes at Ms. about Theodore Wafer’s guilty verdict; the ... [ more ]

Justice for Renisha McBride. Anita Little writes at Ms. about Theodore Wafer’s guilty verdict; the unfortunate, victim-blaming AP coverage; the optimism ... [ more ]