Boiling Point

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews a book that lays down the truth about climate change.

I’m An MRA-Bashing Feminist — But Because I’m a Man, Trolls Leave Me Alone

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No one has ever threatened violence against me, or said I was too ugly to rape. Why? Male privilege.

I Call Myself #DeliciouslyDisabled

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By changing what we say, we can change how others see us…and how we see ourselves.

Flashback 1985: the First FDA HIV Test

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So much has changed since the first HIV test was approved 30 years ago

5 Ways I’m Learning to Be a Better Feminist Ally

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Matthew Facciani understands that for a man, becoming a feminist ally is an ongoing process, not a fait accompli.

Silent on Philadelphia Police Scandal, Mayor Guilty by Association

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The mayor has been oddly silent on the case of Mr. Brandon Tate-Brown and the internal conflict between the Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission and the Philadelphia Police Department.

Ethical Opposition to the Israeli Regime

Ethical Opposition by Ben Piven

An Israeli progressive reflects on the future challenges facing her cause.

His Job Was To Show Up, Shut Up, And Do What He Was Told

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“I can’t live with myself if I stay quiet and people die because of it.”

May We #ReclaimMLK With Mindfulness

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An overlooked variable of Martin Luther King Jr.’s success was his unique ability to mindfully use his strong emotions rather than be used by them.

Am I Demanding Violence?

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Nonviolent protest has a place, but not in self defense.