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Nudity itself is not the problem — the problem is nudity as a vessel for shaming. 

October 18 2016 3:20 PM

We've come a long way since the days of jailing people for dispensing birth control. 

October 16 2016 6:32 AM

Search the hashtag #womenfortrump and prepare to be astounded. 

October 14 2016 4:21 PM

"No woman deserves to be treated this way," Obama said of Trump's comments. 

October 13 2016 7:56 PM

Four women explain why they prefer Donald Trump even after hearing of his misogyny and groping: "The media is lying." And, for balance, one dude mansplains it all to us. 

October 13 2016 1:27 PM

Comedy Central is winning praise for its far more accurate portrayal of the Stonewall riots, starring trans actresses Alexandra Grey as Marsha P. Johnson and Trace Lysette as Sylvia Rivera.

October 13 2016 12:13 PM