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WHY I DON’T GET FREE DRINKS AT CLUBS

Generally speaking, it goes without saying that women have it easier than men when they go to nightclubs. Clubs and promoters share flyers on Instagram, toting “Women free until midnight” and “Free drinks for women before 11pm.” Furthermore, men are known to buy drinks for women in hopes of getting their number or possibly taking them home. General assumptions would lead you to believe that…

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#METOO, I THINK

Editors Note (3/24/2018): Since publishing this article, multiple women in social circles that crossed with mine, disclosed to me their experiences with the “friend” I mentioned in this article. By the description of my experience, they knew exactly who I was talking about and shared with me what he did to them. Their experiences were similar, if not worse, than what I experienced. It’s unfortunate…

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“ONLY INSECURE WOMEN WEAR MAKEUP”

This summer I experienced some high-class misogynistic f*ckery. While I was minding my own business, touching-up my lipstick at a party, a young man decided to comment on it (verbal manspreading), suggesting that wearing makeup made me an insecure woman. But, before I begin to explain why his actions proved to be a prime example of misogyny, let me take this story from the top…

TO THE WOMEN WHO DO NOT SUPPORT THE WOMEN’S MARCH

Hi Stephanie Dolce. Two weeks ago, you wrote about about why you, as a woman, do not support the Women’s March. You included a Facebook rant by Brandi Goings Atkinson in an attempt to support your stance. As a Women’s March attendee, feminist, and woman, I’d like to clarify a few things for the both of you. After you read them, just as Brandi said, “just know…

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