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Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened. - Vox

The Mars company has sponsored hundreds of scientific studies to show cocoa is good for you.<p>A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar.<p>Cadbury …

Holistic Medicine

10 Vegetarian Soup Recipes So Good Even Staunch Carnivores Will Want Seconds

We've already professed our love of soup on multiple occasions this season (see decadent cauliflower soup recipes and low-carb soup recipes for …

How Sex Toys Revolutionized the Way We View Women's Pleasure

We spoke with sex historian Hallie Lieberman on the rise of sex toys, the "orgasm gap," and the narrative that Victorian doctors invented vibrators to treat hysteria.<p>Today, sex toys are hardly anything to bat an eye at. Today, they have their own expos, write-ups in the <i>New York Times</i>, and novelty …

Macy's

The Harmless-Sounding Phrase That Is Terrible for All Women

A few weeks ago, I was talking with a friend about another friend’s husband who had called his wife a “stupid bitch” in front of their daughters in a …

Feminism

15 Vegetarian Dinner Ideas That Make a Complete Protein

It’s no secret that the one concern with eating a plant-based diet is the lack of protein. While there are some amazing sources through soybeans, quinoa, and pulses, quite often there aren’t enough amino acids in the food to consider it a complete protein like animal products such as meat, dairy, …

How many Game of Thrones episodes pass the Bechdel Test?

For all the feverish love and acclaim Game of Thrones has accrued over the years, the show has also taken plenty of flack for its gender politics. …

Thieves in the night: how men stole my sexuality

<i>Shon Faye is Dazed’s LGBTQ editor-at-large. She is a writer, presenter and comedian who describes herself as "a modern career transsexual" who mostly writes "for attention".</i><p>Living with myself became easier once I admitted that I need validation from men. I suffered, silently, for years with shame …

White Women, Stop Pretending We Don't Benefit From White Supremacy

I’ll start by saying I know you likely didn’t attend this past weekend’s “Unite the Right” demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia in support of white supremacy. If you did, there’s probably not much common ground for us to find, not in the short term, not over the course of a few paragraphs. …

Rights & Freedoms

In 1939, I didn’t hear war coming. Now its thundering approach can’t be ignored | Harry Leslie Smith

As a teenager I would just laugh at newsreels of Hitler and other fascists. I hope what happened next is not witnessed again by my grandchildren’s generation<p>• Author Harry Leslie Smith, 94, is a second world war RAF veteran<p>A chill of remembrance has come over me during this August month. It feels …

Middle East

9 Corn Recipes to Make From the Cob or a Can (So You Can Eat Them All Year)

Corn gets kind of a bad rap in the healthy food world, given that it’s often turned into popcorn, chips, or corn syrup. But when you eat it in its …

13 Quick and Easy Recipes for Your Post-Run Lunch

Running is a great way to stay strong, keep a healthy heart, and feed your soul — but it’s important to take care of your bod’s post-workout needs. After all, we lose a fair amount of fluids and nutrients after a grueling sweat session. In addition to guzzling back copious amounts of H2O, it’s …

21 Healthy Spring and Summer Rolls That Are Surprisingly Easy to Make

Ever ordered Thai, Chinese, or Vietnamese without getting some hot, crispy spring rolls or fresh, soft summer rolls to start? Didn’t think so. With …

Homemade Pasta

Though these days it's pretty easy to buy fresh pasta in a store, there is something special about making it from scratch at home: the quiet rhythms …

Italian Food

Nothing says misogyny like defining feminism as equality for all

The women’s movement has an “equality” problem.<p>Last semester, I asked my college students to define “feminism.” Everyone bandied about the word “equality”—“equality for women,” “equality for all genders,” “equality in the workplace.” But the class grew quiet when I asked what equality meant, and …

Feminism