Chelsea Britanico

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Confusing Sexual Harassment With Flirting Hurts Women

More than a month after the initial report on numerous allegations of sexual coercion and assault by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, the national …

How to Apologize, a Guide for Men

Say "I'm sorry" and accept that it won't mean people will forgive you.<p>It has been said that women have a habit of apologizing too much. But amid the wave of sexual abuse allegations coming to light in the aftermath of Harvey Weinstein's downfall, it has become clear that men have the opposite …

You might perpetuate misogyny if you say this to a girl

<b>(AP)</b><p>Let’s stop telling girls that boys bully them “because they like you.”<p>Liz Posner<p>November 15, 2017 8:59am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Sexual assault has arguably become the hot-button issue of the fall. Harvey Weinstein's fall and the #MeToo social media movement have …

Why America’s Relationship With Asia Has Shifted So Rapidly

Our city is an eastern capital of the Pacific Rim, and home to many Asian-American communities, including the largest number of Koreans living …

Gabrielle Union Explains Rapist Psychology While Clapping Back At Victim Shamers

Gabrielle Union has made no secret of the fact that she was raped as a teenager. In fact, she’s talked about it consistently for twenty years. But …

Dear Men, We Are Not Standing By You Anymore

Georgina Chapman has surprised us all.<p>On Tuesday night, Chapman, the Marchesa fashion designer and wife of recently fired Miramax exec Harvey …

Why Hillary Clinton was right about white women – and their husbands

Conventional wisdom says women will show solidarity at the polls. But new research shows that for white women, having a husband trumped the sisterhood<p>Hillary Clinton hoped to wear white on election night, a tribute to the suffragettes and the sweep of political history. Instead, as she wrote in her …

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15 Ways Event Planners Can Brainstorm New Ideas

Constantly coming up with new ideas is key to being innovative and standing out in the event industry. Here are 15 ways to get the creative juices …

Wonder Woman Will Help Defeat Geek Culture Sexism

When a child asks why there's a Mother's Day and a Father's Day, but no Kid's Day, the obvious answer is that everyday is freaking kids day -- so …

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A Twitter user just schooled us all on the Hatpin Panic, and basically all feminists should know about this

A hatpin isn’t an accessory that many women encounter nowadays. Probably because, hats aren’t a daily wardrobe occurrence for us anymore. Back in the …

How to Ease Into the Editing Process

<i>Everyone has a different NaNoWriMo experience. We’ve asked some wonderful NaNoWriMo writers to share theirs. Today, Tomehbell, NaNoWriMo participant</i> …

Here's why the US would have to be insane to attack North Korea

Despite reports of US and Chinese military buildups, North Korea's increased pace of provocations, and the Trump administration's claims that "all options are on the table," the US would have to be insane to attack North Korea.<p>To the untrained eye, the preparations for war are all there. The US has …

Trump is a commander in chief who doesn't command

“You can blow stuff up … but where do things end?”<p>The US military is making many life-or-death decisions without input from the person who matters most: the president of the United States.<p>In Trump’s first months in office, the US conducted drone strikes in Yemen and a special operations raid where …

What I Learned After My Study on Men Secretly Removing Condoms Went Viral

When a law review article I wrote about nonconsensual condom removal—or "stealthing"—went viral, I knew I'd struck a chord with countless victims throughout the world. But I worry about how politicians are responding to this new class of crime.<p>During law school, I spent a lot of time thinking about …

Why the Conversation About Cultural Appropriation Needs to Go Further

“I'm not a gatekeeper of black hair.”<p><i>In this op-ed, Antonia Opiah explores the shortcomings of the current cultural appropriation conversation.</i><p>I don’t want white women asking me whether or not they can wear their hair in box braids or Bantu knots. I may make my living off of writing about black …

This Woman's Story Of Harassment Is Way Too Familiar To Most Of Us

Woman tweets story of harassment and so many others relate<p>If you’ve spent any time moving through the world as a woman, you’ve probably been …

5 Ways to Create Content When You Dislike Writing

It’s hard to face that blank page, that blank blog post page that you <i>should</i> be writing today. Yet it’s just one of the million things on your To Do …

Israel-Palestine: the real reason there’s still no peace

The possibility of a lasting deal seems as far away as ever – and the history of failed negotiations suggests it’s largely because Israel prefers the status quo<p>Scattered over the land between the Jordan river and the Mediterranean Sea lie the remnants of failed peace plans, international summits, …

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