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The Trasnparen-she promises to liberate women by rendering us invisible!

September 15 2016 11:00 AM

Like many Hillary Clinton supporters, writer Amanda Kerri has grown absolutely exhausted by the constant misogyny lobbed at the Democratic nominee. Maybe Hillary has too.

September 13 2016 1:48 PM

Much of the world still thinks a uterus is required for motherhood. Mischa Haider makes a powerful argument against that belief.

September 13 2016 6:05 AM

After her sister died — of an AIDS-related illness, according to People — Patricia Arquette pens a heartfelt message on Facebook.

September 12 2016 7:40 PM

Miss Arkansas took home the crown, but Miss New York gave the most thoughtful answer during the question-and-answer session.

September 12 2016 2:38 PM

Yes, beauty pageants are troublesome. But put aside your cynicism and appreciate the progress of having an out Miss Missouri.

September 09 2016 2:11 PM