Post Tagged with: "Women’s rights"

WATCH: ‘Abused In An Elevator’ Social Experiment Produces Shockingly Sad Results (VIDEO)

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Imagine walking onto an elevator and seeing a man assaulting his girlfriend. He slaps her. He pins her against the wall, screaming “You’re nothing, you understand? You’re worthless!” As she cowers with her head down, he becomes increasingly more violent, jerking her around by the arms, shouting “I will kill […]

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Did Fox News Use Same-Sex Wedding Photo To Promote ‘Traditional Marriage’? Yep! (VIDEO)

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Fox News tried to say that a photo of a same sex couple was not used by one of their journalists to promote “traditional marriage.” Here’s the proof that it was.

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Pakistani Salon Allows Acid Attack Survivors To Redefine Beauty

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In a society that would rather shun and alienate them, these women are given the opportunity to re-enter public life on their own terms.

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What It’s Like To Walk Through Life As A Woman In Just 4 Minutes (VIDEO)

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Aging in a culture that objectifies women and places youth and beauty on a pedestal isn’t easy.

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NJ College To Female Students: Use Your Anti-Rape Face To Avoid Being Assaulted

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Because you can “invite” a rape by making the wrong face.

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Fox Co-Host Says Young Women Shouldn’t Vote Or Be On Juries Because “They Don’t Get It” (VIDEO)

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“They’re like healthy and hot and running around without a care in the world. They can go back on Tinder or Match.com.”

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Opera Cast Members Refuse To Sing Until Muslim Woman Wearing Veil Is Kicked Out

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What possible harm could a woman sitting quietly in the audience with her face covered do to anyone?

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’19 Kids And Counting’s’ Jim Bob Dugger Advises On Birth Control, Hopefully Nobody Listens (VIDEO)

’19 Kids And Counting’s’ Jim Bob Dugger Advises On Birth Control, Hopefully Nobody Listens (VIDEO)

Jim Bob Duggar of “19 Kids and Counting” gives out dangerously inaccurate information regarding women’s health, insisting that birth control pills “can be abortive.”

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Fox Guest Slut-Shames Upskirt Victims: They ‘Made A Conscious Choice To Wear Certain Clothes’ (VIDEO)

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You wouldn’t think someone would really say that on TV.

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Susan G. Komen Teams Up With Fracking Company To Help Cause Breast Cancer

Susan G. Komen Teams Up With Fracking Company To Help Cause Breast Cancer

Anyone with any common sense can see that this is a bad match.

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Mike Huckabee To GOP: ‘I’m Gone’ If Republicans Won’t Fight Against Gay Marriage (VIDEO)

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On Tuesday morning, Fox host Mike Huckabee made an appearance on the American Family Association’s “Today’s Issues” program and voiced his disappointment with the Republican Party.

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Weird – Your Baby Could Have DNA From Past Lovers

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This is not good for women’s rights.

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GOP’s New Pitch To Women: Voting Is The Same As Choosing A Wedding Gown (VIDEO)

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So far, it doesn’t look like CRNC’s ads are going to make much of a difference in the way women feel about the Republican party.

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School Slut-Shames Girls, Bans Tight Legwear So They Don’t Look Like ‘Prostitutes’ (VIDEO)

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Unfortunately, Devil’s Lake School district is hardly alone in shaming girls.

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‘Political Extortion': Louisiana Rape Victims Charged Up To $4000 For Emergency Care

‘Political Extortion': Louisiana Rape Victims Charged Up To $4000 For Emergency Care

How do you get women to not report their rape? Charge them a few thousand for the “privilege”, of course!

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National Review Writer Argues Women Who Have Had Abortions Should Be Hanged

National Review Writer Argues Women Who Have Had Abortions Should Be Hanged

Williamson isn’t exactly “fringe conservative,” either.

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Tech Exec Boasts About Hiring A Woman For Less: Women Are Just ‘Like Men, Only Cheaper’

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It’s a shame that people like Thornley are using discrimination and wage gaps to benefit their wallets instead of doing something to combat it.

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GOP Strategist Says Rape And Incest Victims Are ‘Minor Issues’ (VIDEO)

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This week on The Dallas Morning News’ Lone Star Politics show, GOP strategist Matt Mackowiak made a few dismissive and offensive comments about abortion, rape and incest.

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Texas Woman Makes A Fool Out Of Governor Rick Perry In Epic “Fan” Photo (IMAGE)

Texas Woman Makes A Fool Out Of Governor Rick Perry In Epic “Fan” Photo (IMAGE)

Amanda described the photograph as “Sangria-fueled.” Amanda, you are our hero.

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“I Like My Girls Chubby,” Man Who Sexually Harassed Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D–N.Y.) Revealed

Would You Forgive A Man Who Called You "Chubby?"
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She kept the names of her abusers quiet, but the New York Times identified Inouye and what he said.

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