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Beauty

And it’s raising money, too. READ MORE »


News

Four years ago, Ranta was allegedly shot by her husband in front of their son and survived. READ MORE »


Celebs

The formerly beloved and now largely forsaken Lindsay Lohan was assaulted on camera by her then-fiancé, Egor Tarabasoc, and yet the same media that loves to lambast her has remained alarmingly silent about the incident. READ MORE »


News

The judge sent her to jail for missing her trial date and berated her in court (making her the worst judge ever in my book). READ MORE »


Celebs

What a mess this is. In a world of he-said-she-said, everybody feels entitled to their own opinion, but watching what should be a private discussion play out messily in public is sad more than anything else. In the latest installment of Johnny Depp’s drama,  Amber Heard’s lawyers have recently issued a statement concerning her accusations ofREAD MORE »


Celebs

When I say “this public support is a problem,” I don’t mean that it’s inherently problematic that Depp’s loved ones have his back. What’s a problem is the part where their “support” implies that Heard is lying — and the real problem is when people start to believe that. READ MORE »


Celebs

Whew, well this sucks ass. Looks like Johnny Depp was being violent with Amber Heard. I’m glad she’s getting out and protecting herself. Hopefully we can wrap her in a bit Internet hug of support, if we feel inclined to say anything at all. READ MORE »


News

Christie was probably tired of us feeling sorry for him, so he went out of his way to remind us what a dick he is. READ MORE »


News

The idea that we “need to keep transgender people out of women’s bathrooms to protect women and young girls.” is a rallying cry that not only creates a threat where none exists, but distracts from an overwhelmingly pervasive and deadly one: violence against women by cisgender men. READ MORE »


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There are two types of divorce in the United States — no fault divorce and fault divorce – and each comes with its own list of grounds, i.e. the official reasons under which a divorce will be granted, and they vary from state to state. For example, in Mississippi, grounds for a fault divorce, or a divorce where… READ MORE »


Entertainment

Notorious woman beater and singer, Chris Brown, recently announced his upcoming December tour taking place in Auckland, New Zealand, but many people including politician and parliament member Judith Collins do not want him near their country.

Ms. Collins is most likely not going to grant his visa and was reported as saying: “We’ve… READ MORE »


News

Late last week, the charges against football player Ray Rice were all dropped by a judge after the former Ravens running back completed the court ordered terms of his pretrial intervention: the completion of anger management counseling and the payment of fines totaling $125. Admission into this “pretrial intervention” program is usually uncommon for violent… READ MORE »


News

As Floyd Mayweather climbed the ring-side ropes to proclaim his victory in front of the cheering MGM Grand crowd of America’s most influential people, the media snapped photos that will capture the first moment of what will go down in history as the most expensive fight in history. Live television panned to a shot of… READ MORE »


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If you needed a reason to not watch tonight’s much talked about fight between notorious woman abuser Floyed Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, then here is very shiver inducing reason, involving a note written by his son, Koraun Mayweather.

Floyd Mayweather’s battery of women is well-documented with much evidence. Josie Harris was beaten by… READ MORE »


News

Our justice system’s misunderstandings about domestic violence are putting abuse survivors into jail for life without parole. [The Atlantic]
Clergy, priests, and monks sent their own photos to a Florida police department so that they would stop using pictures of Black youth for target practice. [Washington Post]
Read about the women who… READ MORE »


News

Ray Rice is now allowed to play football in the NFL should anyone choose to have him. And if you, like me, are wondering where exactly to direct your outrage, look squarely at Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL.
For nearly 10 months, we’ve watched Goodell bungle Rice’s suspension and appeal. In August he… READ MORE »


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Some asshole decided that it would be super-hilarious to be Ray Rice, Domestic Abuser for Halloween, and made a costume in which he wore Rice’s jersey and dragged around a blow-up doll. You know what stumps me about this? He got the “don’t wear blackface” memo, but not the “domestic abuse is not funny” memo. READ MORE »


News

Ex-wives of NFL players  talked to the Washington Post about the pressure they faced to stay silent about domestic abuse. [Deadspin]
Female genital mutilation in the west is more common than you would ever imagine. [Daily Beast]
Scratch had a roundtable on the problems faced by black authors in publishing. [Scratch] … READ MORE »


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