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Thoughts on feminism, gay rights, fat acceptance, and other equality issues.
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Judge Sparks Protests After Sentencing 14-Year-Old Girl’s Rapist To Just 30 Days In Prison

Judge Sparks Protests After Sentencing 14-Year-Old Girl’s Rapist To Just 30 Days In Prison | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
He also said the teen victim was acting "older than her chronological age" and "as much in control" of the situation as her rapist. Now, more than 30,000 people are calling for his resignation.
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Somebody Looked At This And Thought It Was OK To Sell. What On Earth Were They Thinking?!

Somebody Looked At This And Thought It Was OK To Sell. What On Earth Were They Thinking?! | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
Um, sexist much?
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Kathleen Parker: Abuse of women is everyone's problem

Kathleen Parker: Abuse of women is everyone's problem | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
NEW YORK — The striking juxtaposition of the preternaturally perfect Angelina Jolie, waifish and wispy in a ghostly gown, and the scrappy Pakistani schoolgirl Malala, her face cruelly misshapen by the effects of a Taliban bullet to the head,...
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8 Secrets from 8 Curvy Women Who Love Their Bodies

8 Secrets from 8 Curvy Women Who Love Their Bodies | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
Everyone is entitled to a relationship with their body that is based in care and respect. It’s time to stop thinking of your body as a hostile encasing in which you are imprisoned.
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The Little Girl's Toy That Thousands Of Grown-Ass Men Can't Wait To Play With

The Little Girl's Toy That Thousands Of Grown-Ass Men Can't Wait To Play With | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
You have to see this to believe it.
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Photoshop Phoniness: The Hall of Shame

Photoshop Phoniness: The Hall of Shame | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
Those who are familiar with the power and pervasiveness of the thin ideal may be surprised by “reverse retouching" - where editors now adding curves and inches to create more voluptuous figures. But there's nothing new about it.
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Democrats Give Gay Marriage Majority Support in Senate - Bloomberg

Democrats Give Gay Marriage Majority Support in Senate - Bloomberg | Acceptance. Not Tolerance. | Scoop.it
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Democrats Give Gay Marriage Majority Support in Senate
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That puts 53 senators on record in favor of extending marriage rights to gays and lesbians, including Republicans Mark Kirk of Illinois and Rob Portman of Ohio.
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