Donald Trump’s Administration Changed the Definition of Domestic Violence When No One Was Looking

Back in April of 2018, Donald Trump’s administration very quietly and unceremoniously changed the definition of domestic violence, and it’s not clear why. Under President Obama, domestic violence was defined “as a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over More...

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By admin On Saturday, January 19th, 2019

U.S. Senate Embraces Anti-Abortion Extremism Amid Government Shutdown

Welcome to The Week in Reproductive Justice, a weekly recap of all news related to the hot-button issue of what lawmakers are allowing women to do with their bodies! Ahead of the annual anti-choice “March for More...

By admin On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Things We Saw Today: Women Still Aren’t Funny Enough to Be Comedians, Apparently

It’s the year of our Lord 2019 and we’re still dealing with all-male line-ups on comedy shows? Or at least in their advertisement? Imagine my anger when I was walking down the subway platform and saw More...

By admin On Thursday, December 27th, 2018

I Loved Mary Poppins Returns But I Wish It Focused on Jane as Much as Michael

(Spoilers for Mary Poppins Returns will follow, so avoid the edge of the bowl if you haven’t seen the film yet) I loved Mary Poppins Returns, though this might be because I am a huge sap. I cried for the More...

By admin On Monday, December 24th, 2018

Things We Saw Today: Samuel L. Jackson Is Returning to the Role of Shaft

.@SamuelLJackson suits up again as ‘Shaft’ in exclusive first look @wbpictures — Entertainment Weekly (@EW) December 20, 2018 OMG Shaft is back! We can so dig it. Shaft is More...

By admin On Friday, December 21st, 2018

Things We Saw Today: Donald Trump Tweeted a Video of Him Singing With Megan Mullally, Who Deserves SO MUCH BETTER Than This

Back during the 2006 Emmys, Donald Trump and Megan Mullally were paired together to sing the theme song to Green Acres. Trump is wearing overalls and a straw hat, and Mullally is performing in-character as Will More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Halsey Calls Out Victoria’s Secret For Lack of Inclusivity and Anti-Trans Comments

Pop star Halsey openly called out Victoria’s Secret on Instagram just weeks after she performed at the lingerie giant’s famed fashion show. Halsey spoke out in the response to offensive comments made More...

By admin On Saturday, December 1st, 2018

Unpacking the Anger I Feel for My Now-Former Senator Claire McCaskill

I am very angry at Claire McCaskill. I moved from Los Angeles to Kansas City, Missouri just over a year ago, and the recent midterm elections were my first major political event in my new state. There were a few More...

By admin On Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Pokémon Moon Was a Little Bit of Magic Just When I Needed It

Turning on Pokémon Moon for the first time was one of those times with games where pure excitement was at the forefront. I’d been waiting well over a year for it, and I was more than ready to dive into a whole More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Things We Saw Today: Ivy Valentine & Her Sexiness Examined

I’ve tried to be very candid about my own feelings of video game sexiness, the contradictions, the emotions and of course the recognition that just because you like something doesn’t mean it can’t More...