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Sophie Gray Speaks Out About Harassment Online
When comments turned sexual, she knew she had to stand up for women everywhere.
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True Story: I Was a Stripper in Alaska
Valerie Hager spent years dancing in Alaska, where she made as much as $1,500 a night from men with money to burn.
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How I Escaped My Kidnapper
When a fun night of flirting turned into every woman's worst nightmare, I took my life back into my own hands.
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Ashley Bouder on Ballet's Sexism Problem
When New York City Ballet principal dancer Ashley Bouder realized that women were rarely tapped to choreograph ballets, she decided to...
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Jimmy Kimmel's Mahershala Ali Jokes Are Not Cool
What's in a name? When you're a minority, everything.
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Today's Hidden Figures: Meet the Black Women Working at NASA
Make room on your "icons" list.
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In Praise of TV's Frumpy Women
An ode to all the UGG wearers out there—may you live long and prosper.
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Choose Your Side: The Dueling Feminisms of Taylor Swift, Hillary Clinton, and Kim Kardashian
Modern feminism should allow women to be more complex. So why do I constantly feel like I have to "pick" which feminist I am?
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Read an Exclusive Excerpt of 'Me Before You' Author Jojo Moyes' Brand-New Book
In 'Paris for One and Other Stories,' we meet a woman whose life is changed by a pair of accidental Louboutins.
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What I Figured Out About Women When I Decided to Stop Drinking
Weird adventures in sobriety and sexism.
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What It's Like to Be Sued by Your Own Mom
My tale of financial (and familial) woe.
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This Is the Fast-Growing Sex Crime Against Women and Girls
"Sextortion" is the fastest-growing hacking sex crime—and there's currently no legal protection for its victims.
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What Am I Supposed to Call My Dad's Ex-Boyfriend? A Modern Woman's Dilemma
He helped raise me for 10 years—but there's no label for what he is to me.
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On Being the Daughter of a Drug Dealer
Life through the bars.
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Why Lesbian History Needs to Go Digital
The founder of the popular Instagram @h_e_r_s_t_o_r_y sets the record straight.
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Your Weekly Tarot Reading
Here's what's in the cards for you the week of May 2.
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Is "Saturn Return" Real? An Astrological Investigation
In your late 20s and feel like your life is falling apart? This might be why.
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I Was Taught to Hide My Heritage
Being Chinese-American, I was always plagued by feelings of "less-than"—until I learned why. 
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'The Witch' Isn't a Horror Flick—It's a High-Powered Feminist Manifesto
Find your coven—and yourself. 
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What 'The People v. OJ Simpson' Gets Right About My Dad
Jenee Darden opens up about her father, prosecutor Christopher Darden—and what it's like to watch him portrayed on TV.
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