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A woman told the story of a date with the actor, calling it “by far the worst experience with a man I’ve ever had.”

January 15 2018 12:36 PM

Australian tennis champ Court has amped up her hateful anti-LGBT statements since marriage equality passed there late last year.

January 12 2018 2:56 PM

The Bad Feminist author is shutting down discrimination against writers based on how much they weigh. 

January 12 2018 2:15 PM

Five women have come forward with sexual harassment allegations against James Franco, according to the Los Angeles Times

January 11 2018 3:33 PM

Protestors are marching for Zainab Amin, a child sexually assaulted and brutally killed in Kasur, Pakistan. The marchers demand authorities speak out against sexual abuse and take action to protect children. 

January 11 2018 3:24 PM

It's actually exercise, not just a punch line.

January 11 2018 12:46 PM