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FDA to Remove Age Limit on Plan B

Disclaimer: This post is being brought over to my current blog from my previous site, so it isn’t as up-to-date as the other issues I will be publishing. 

U.S. District Judge Edward Korman has ordered the Food and Drug Administration to remove the age limit on the morning after pill. Continue reading FDA to Remove Age Limit on Plan B

The Steubenville Rape Case: Did They Pay The Price?

Trigger Warning: Rape

Disclaimer: This post is also being brought over to my current blog from my previous site, so it isn’t as up-to-date as the other issues I will be publishing.  

I’m sure that most of you have heard of the Steubenville Rape Case; it’s rather difficult to stay ignorant of and has been plastered all over the news.

Continue reading The Steubenville Rape Case: Did They Pay The Price?

Food Wars

Disclaimer: This post is being brought over to my current blog from my previous site, so it isn’t as up-to-date as the other issues I will be publishing.  

There’s been a lot of food related media this week and I think it’s important to discuss it. One piece of news I am psyched to hear is that Chipotle is definitely moving towards absolutely no GMO’s in their foods, which is pretty darn awesome. Continue reading Food Wars

The Lowdown on Hobby Lobby

Disclaimer: This post is being brought over to my current blog from my previous site, so it isn’t as up-to-date as the other issues I will be publishing.  

Well…it happened.

You’ve likely heard by now, but the Supreme Court has officially ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby, a decision that will undoubtedly affect numerous court cases in the years to come. Continue reading The Lowdown on Hobby Lobby

Janay and Ray Rice: The Question Everyone is Asking

Disclaimer: This post mentions domestic violence and IPV (Intimate Partner Violence), which may be upsetting to some readers. This post is also being brought over to my current blog from my previous site, so it isn’t as up-to-date as the other issues I will be publishing.  

By now I’m sure you’ve heard about Ray Rice being released from his position on the Ravens. The running back, in case you’re not up to date, had his contract terminated due to a physical altercation with his wife that ended with her unconscious body being dragged from a hotel elevator. Continue reading Janay and Ray Rice: The Question Everyone is Asking

You Might Be Feminist…You Just Don’t Know It

It’s time to reclaim the word ‘feminism’.

And I don’t mean by plastering it on mugs and t-shirts and tattooing it on our foreheads. By ‘reclaim’, I mean that the time has come for people to shout out what the term truly means and stop all the man-hating nonsense that most people think it is. Feminism isn’t about women stomping on men while we raise our fists to the sky. Continue reading You Might Be Feminist…You Just Don’t Know It

An Open Letter to That One 4Chan User We All Know

As I write this, I’m sure that you’re eating a bowl of Peanut Butter Captain Crunch and watching internet porn that is both grossly inaccurate and underrepresentational. I bet that you’re a ‘nice guy’ and because of that you can’t see why you’ve been repeatedly ‘friendzoned’. Obviously women owe you their bodies. They’re the prize, right? And, of course, you deserve us.  Continue reading An Open Letter to That One 4Chan User We All Know

Plastic Surgery: Body Image + Identity

The conclusion!

This is the last cosmetic surgery article for this particular series. This is an incredible topic and I’m sure that I’ll be writing about it fairly often. But this particular installment may be the most interesting, and probably the one that is more applicable towards your daily life. Continue reading Plastic Surgery: Body Image + Identity