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Posted by Kristen Barton

Planned Parenthood Research Shows Our Worst Fears Coming True

February 12, 2016

Recently, two Texas researchers co-authored a study that said exactly what we already know — as Planned Parenthood centers crumble… Read more »

Posted by Carley Towne

What Everyone’s Missing in the Gloria Steinem Controversy

February 11, 2016

Everyone on the Internet just about lost their minds this week trying to divine some hidden meaning from the controversy surroundi… Read more »

Posted by Guest Blogger

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How to Prevent the Great #OHBrainDrain

February 10, 2016

Ohio has not always been home. Four years ago, when I received my admissions packet from Otterbein University (of Westerville), I… Read more »

Posted by Marilyn Morton

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Fighting the Lazy Millennial Myth

February 9, 2016

Being a politically involved and concerned millennial is hard when older generations do nothing but criticize your generation for… Read more »

Posted by Hanna Foster

10 Things Progressives in Texas Understand

February 9, 2016

Being a progressive in the south can be hard, especially in Texas. I know that it’s rough feeling like you’re always met with oppo… Read more »

Posted by Jason T. Frost


February 8, 2016

Since we’ve covered it here on ChoiceWords before, I’m not going to tell you exactly why the Flint Water Crisis is a reproductive… Read more »

Posted by Kristen Barton

5 ways to prevent teen dating violence

February 5, 2016

February is Teen Dating Violence Prevention Month, so it’s important we talk about not only what teen dating violence is, but how… Read more »

Posted by Carley Towne

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The Body Positive Revolution Will Not Be Commodified

February 4, 2016

One of the world’s most iconic dolls went full feminist this week. Mattel, the company that owns and operates the Barbie brand, fi… Read more »