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Paper Swords

Paper Swords

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

On the specter of the Strong Female Character™ and what we want from her.

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‘Gone Girl’ and Femininity Today

‘Gone Girl’ and Femininity Today

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

After reading the book ‘Gone Girl,’ I was struck by the female protagonists speech about being the “Cool Girl.” Is this the role of women is in today’s society?

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Bad Day

Bad Day

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

But that’s life, it happens. – Atmosphere

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Is pink a choice?

Is pink a choice?

| April 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

We form our ideas of what it means to be a boy or a girl based on what we learn from other people and from the world around us. We don’t decide for ourselves what those concepts mean to us. We don’t choose.

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Boston’s Application for New Hometown

Boston’s Application for New Hometown

| April 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Position: New Hometown at Adulting Inc. Address applications to Recent College Grad.

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Thurmophobia

Thurmophobia

| March 30, 2017 | 1 Comment

Thurmophobia (n., thur-mo-pho-bee-aah), or the fear of common ground.

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Bad Feminist, Bad Woman

Bad Feminist, Bad Woman

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The world should have none of these antiquated gender norms, but it’s a fact of life that they still exist.

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Dealing with Claustrophobia on Public Transportation

Dealing with Claustrophobia on Public Transportation

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Does standing mere millimeters from six different strangers at the same time while on the T cause you extreme physical and mental distress? Well, you are not alone.

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Swipe Right

Swipe Right

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

“You’re making this so much harder than it needs to be. Just get over it and message someone!” It’s not that easy.

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