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What Sandra Fluke’s Short-Lived Congressional Bid Can Teach Ambitious Progressive Women

Sandra Fluke

What if you’re a young progressive woman who wants to shake things up? You should! But you also need to be practical and strategic.

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Makeovers Aren’t a Magic Road to Self Esteem

Stacy London, co-host of TLC's "What Not to Wear."

With the popular TV show What Not to Wear coming to an end, maybe we can finally stop tricking ourselves into believing that making a woman look beautiful is just as good as making her feel intelligent or important.

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I Am Woman, Hear Me Apologize: Gaining the Confidence to Claim Our Voices

Young woman shouting into megaphone with red background

The abysmal representation of women in the media and in politics negatively affects women’s confidence levels. But there is hope for young women who want their voices to be heard.

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(VIDEO) Happy Mother’s Day To The Biggest Influence on a Young Woman’s Life

Center for Reproductive Rights celebrates the biggest role model for young women and reproductive health, their mothers.

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Responding to Newsweek: Young Women Lead a Vibrant Reproductive Justice Movement

Young women — and their families and communities — still care intensely about reproductive rights, they just need to be engaged in new ways…and not only in election years.

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That’s What Vampires Are For

Even in the movie adaptation, Twilight‘s basic storyline — "I won’t bite you, it’s for your own good" — can’t be changed.

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Between a Rock Star and a Hard Place

A new anti-Obama campaign ad suggests that McCain knows he has already lost the young women’s vote — and that it wasn’t worth having to begin with.

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Exposed: American Pregnancy Association Hides Links to CPCs

The American Pregnancy Association, an organization that presents itself as an unbiased medical resource for women seeking to sustain their pregnancies, in fact acts as a funnel for crisis pregnancy centers.

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World Leaders Must Address Women’s Needs at IAC

When will the world’s leaders gathered at the International AIDS Conference realize that young women are a priority concern in stopping the HIV/AIDS pandemic?

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Teen Sexual Behavior Does Not Predict HPV Risk

A teen’s sexual activity doesn’t predict her future risk for HPV, and shouldn’t determine whether she receives the HPV vaccine, University of Michigan researchers find.

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