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By word of mouth

A Modern Feminist?

The internalized misogyny causing women to socially cannibalize each other is deep-rooted and prevalent that it’s even present within feminist communities.
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The hookup hypocrisy

A Modern Feminist?

As a feminist, I believed in women’s free sexual expression, and that included their participation in the same hookup culture that I had a problem with accepting for myself.
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The regrettable opacity of toponymy

While language may seem to change rather quickly, toponyms, or place names, tend to last. People often care deeply about them, making them so entrenched in the culture of a place that they can outlive whole civilizations.
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