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Posted by Anna Khan

Who Is The Good Guy with a Gun?

November 30, 2018

Last week on the night of Thanksgiving, a shooting at the Riverchase Galleria mall in Hoover, Alabama killed a 21-year-old black m… Read more »

Posted by Dené Dryden

The Science Behind the Female Orgasm: Originally an Ovarian Matter (Maybe)

November 29, 2018

The female orgasm—it’s been researched enough to prove that it exists and what the female body undergoes before, during, and after… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

Reflecting on the 2018 Texas Election Results as Queer Latina Canvasser

November 26, 2018

Election results came around the same time that 5,200 U.S. military troops were deployed along the border of my home, the Rio Gran… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

My Experience as a Latinx Woman in Sports

November 23, 2018

I have played soccer for 19 years of my 23 on this planet. I even went on to play for my University’s women’s soccer team as a goa… Read more »

Posted by Clarissa Brooks

A Reflection On The Midterm Elections

November 20, 2018

The midterm elections were a tough time for anyone invested in seeing progress for reproductive rights. While most were focused on… Read more »

Posted by Anna Khan

It Was Never A Secret

November 19, 2018

Victoria’s Secret chief marketing officer Ed Razek has come under fire after an interview with Vogue where he insinuated that tran… Read more »

Posted by Dené Dryden

The Science Behind Telemedicine Abortion: Filling in Health Care Gaps

November 2, 2018

For people seeking abortion care in rural areas and/or states with few abortion clinics, telemedicine abortion is a way to increas… Read more »

Posted by Phoenix Fogarty

Alabama Amendment 2 and Other Trigger Bans: A Poem

November 1, 2018

They’re coming They’ll say they don’t want to control our bodies They just want to protect the innocent The pure, the precious, th… Read more »