The Illusion of American Unity

| Christie McNabb | Historically speaking, American unity has been an illusion. First there was that whole thing about acquiring the land we live on by incredibly violent and forceful means. Pretty sure the...

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Not On Our Watch, Donald!

| by Katie Morris | Hi everyone, I’m Katie Morris and co-founder of SpeakYourStory – a website created because of one simple, but radical belief – every woman has a story that deserves to...

My Body, My Choice

| by Teal Cracraft | Hi everyone, my name is Teal Cracraft and I’m the other half of SpeakYourStory, an online community where women are seen and heard and made to feel less alone....

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When Women Choose

| by Linda George | Sometimes, men who plan to harm us females and put us ‘in our place,’ have their efforts thwarted. When girls and women choose not to remain docile and obedient...

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Slut Shaming 101

| Myra Ann Rutledge | This excerpt comes from an article that Myra recently published on American News X in response to Jeb Bush’s inflammatory position on unwed mothers. We’re publishing this story along...

Not on My Watch

| by Monique Rust Metzing | you know, folks talk a lot about the “good ole days,” and there is something to that sentiment, i’m sure of it. but, what i mostly see is...