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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Writes Scathing 19-Page Dissent In Birth Control Case
huffingtonpost.com
June 30, 2014

The Supreme Court delivered a blow to universal birth control coverage on Monday, ruling 5-4 that closely-held corporations can refuse to cover contraception in their health plans for religious reasons. But Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sharply disagre...

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Dan Barker
BuzzFeed is Watching You
June 30, 2014

Here’s a snapshot of what BuzzFeed records when you land on a page. They actually record much more than this, but this is just the info they pass to Google (stored within Google Analytics):

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Postscript to the Whitney Biennial: An Asian-American Perspective
hyperallergic
June 30, 2014

Now that the Whitney Biennial is finally over, did anyone notice that Patty Chang, Nikki S. Lee, and Laurel Nakadate weren’t included, just to mention three mid-career, Asian-American women artists who were conspicuously absent?

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A Photographic Look at the Birth of Gay Pride
NYMag
June 30, 2014

The gay-rights movement has made the leap into being part of our common national history.

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What's the Deal with the "I Live Proud" Meme?
gawker
June 26, 2014

Happy Pride! Have you been seeing more of Adam Lambert's mascara-clad eyes around the Internet lately?

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Some Greeks Stayed Up All Night Praying Against Gay Pride Last Week
VICE United States
June 26, 2014

It was the most pointless thing I've ever witnessed.

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15 Words Lesbians Can Use As An Equivalent To 'Cock Block'
buzzfeed
June 26, 2014

Ah yes, the art of the cock block. While that term is usually used in the context of a man workin’ game, the dating struggle is real for absolutely everyone out there.

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Infographic: Women Directors in the Studio System|Women and Hollywood
indiewire.com
June 25, 2014

A breakdown of how many women directors are hired by each of the Big Six.

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Defying ban, Iranian women watch World Cup in public
CNN.com
June 25, 2014

It is rare for women and men in Iran to enjoy the thrill of sports together in public, but it happened over the weekend when several restaurants and cafes appeared to ignore a ban on broadcasting the World Cup.

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Dear Octavia
The Crunk Feminist Collective
June 25, 2014

Yesterday, it was your birthday. Happy birthday, dear! I’ve been missing you a lot and thinking about you a lot lately, especially since there’s a newly discovered crop of your short stories. I feel like that was a gift for all of us.

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