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Weekly Wrap 9.20.13: The 10 Best Stories You Missed This Week
Originally Posted: 09/20/2013 - 4:19pm | Type: Blog

Letter from a food stamps mom in the affluent suburbs ... Rethinking the rapey lyrics of Robin Thicke's 'Blurred Lines' ... Why millennials don't trust the cops ... Talking sex with a marri ...

Miley Cyrus’ Contribution to Feminism
Originally Posted: 09/06/2013 - 7:46am | Type: Blog

Not that Miley Cyrus' dance was appropriate, but it tells us more about ourselves when we obsess about the shenanigans of the young woman than the borderline adulterous displays of a much older man. ...

Miley Cyrus, the VMAs, Sex, and Moral Outrage
Originally Posted: 08/29/2013 - 11:10am | Type: Blog

Maybe the answer isn’t in getting caught up in moral outrage, but rather to move away from feeling scandalized and towards feelings of compassion. I didn’t watch the Video Music ...