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Dear Alabama Voter, I’m an OB/GYN and Roy Moore is wrong about “ninth month” abortions.

Originally posted on Dr. Jen Gunter:
Dear Alabama Voter, I am an OB/GYN who trained to do abortions almost as late as they can go. For several years I practiced in a state with no gestational age limit, meaning I…

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Cornel West and Richard Wolff: Marxism, Capitalism and Wage Slavery

Source: Cornel West and Richard Wolff: Marxism, Capitalism and Wage Slavery

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How Black folks lose White “friends” over social media bigotry

Originally posted on Hobbservation Point:
The following essay does not apply to my real life white friends because if I call you a “friend,” I have vetted you over time by observing how you act towards me, specifically, and humanity…

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On Fearless Girl, women & public art; or, no, seriously, the guy does not have a point. 

Originally posted on Caroline Criado-Perez:
You have probably seen this blog on Fearless Girl vs Charging Bull which has been floating around social media the past couple of days. Yesterday I had a minor tweet rant in response, and apparently I am not done. So here is…

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On Being Poor

Originally posted on Athletic Monkey:
I’m eight years old and they pass out a flyer at school for a local soccer team. I’ve always wanted to be on a team and soccer seems fun. On my way out of the…

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Rex Tillerson cuts Korean trip short due to fatigue. Serious illness or lack of stamina?

Originally posted on Dr. Jen Gunter:
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is ?64 years old, had to cut his diplomatic mission short in Korea due to fatigue. As as doctor I find this concerning. This is his first trip…

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“Children need art and stories and poems and music as much as they need love and food and fresh air and play. “

Originally posted on Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award:
Wise words from Philip Pullman, who received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in 2005: Children need art and stories and poems and music as much as they need love and food and fresh…

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