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Am I a survivor? Am I gunna make it? Will I survive?

I am a WebMD person. I build things up in my mind. I want to make myself seem more interesting.

I can’t stop thinking about my first post. 156 more words

Rape

#NotSafeUNC

Over the last several years my beloved alma mater, UNC, has been involved in a number of controversies that have made national news. From academic and athletic scandals involving thousands of athletes, to the sexual assault of dozens, if not hundreds of women, and more recently the shooting of three Muslims a mile from campus by a neighbor, the community I came to love has been staggering from bad news to worse. 800 more words

Politics

Why I’m Not Applying To University of Virginia

This article is part of a series of Wisdom For Womanism articles that relate to Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We need to talk about sexual assault everyday until it stops, but April is a designated time to bring special awareness around the issue. 730 more words

WhyWeNeedFeminism

Dear men on the internet who tell me I'm unfuckable

I understand you mean this to be an insult. I understand you think that telling me you wouldn’t want to fuck me, nor would any other man, is intended to cause me great hurt and distress. 167 more words

Feminism

Asafetida

He stank like asafetida and no one said “Take a bath.” They approved. They knew, too, on Parliament Hill, in the Boy Scouts, the police force, among celibacy’s who’s who. 59 more words

Poetry

Don’t Judge Me

This article is part of a series of Wisdom For Womanism articles that relate to Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We need to talk about sexual assault everyday until it stops, but April is a designated time to bring special awareness around the issue. 737 more words

Feminism

Pro-Rape T-Shirt? Clearly, The Wearer Has Never Been Raped

All sorts of kudos to the people who outed the nasty perv above on social media. No name yet – a matter of hours, presumably – but a cascade of comments on the cruelty shown by the wearer of the t-shirt have erupted on social media. 429 more words