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‘You, Sir, Shut Up’ – GOP Congressman Barks At Constituent During Town Hall – Video 

‘You, Sir, Shut Up’ – GOP Congressman Barks At Constituent During Town Hall – Video 

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) doesn’t like it when his constituents disagree with his votes – particularly his votes regarding violence against women. During a spirited town hall in Frost, Texas, one male attendee asked Barton if he’d make a promise to reach out to Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) and work […]

Female Officials Within The GOP Rush To Defend Trump’s Lewd Comments

Female Officials Within The GOP Rush To Defend Trump’s Lewd Comments

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit It is unbelievable that anyone would try to defend Trump’s lewd comments. It’s bad enough that anyone would defend Donald Trump’s lewd comments about women, which aired on Friday. That a defense would come from a woman makes it many times worse. But that’s exactly what one female GOP […]

7 Reasons Why I’m Not Excited About International Women’s Day

7 Reasons Why I’m Not Excited About International Women’s Day

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Today is International Women’s Day. Tomorrow it isn’t. Am I supposed to be grateful that women all over the globe get a whole day of recognition? We get one day and then it’s Wednesday. Back to the bullshit. Back to accepting inequality and violence and rape. But hey, […]

Gloria Steinem On Feminism, Millennials & Violence Against Women (VIDEO)

Gloria Steinem On Feminism, Millennials & Violence Against Women (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Lauren Windsor of The Undercurrent had an opportunity to interview feminist icon Gloria Steinem about the relevance of feminism in contemporary society after she accepted her Lifetime Achievement Award from the Midwest Academy, on December 10, 2014. Windsor asked Steinem why millennials are turned off by the term “feminism.” Steinem describes […]