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Free Bleeding

I Tried Free Bleeding For A Day And I'll Never See My Period The Same Way Again

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How I Wasted My Teenage Years Trying To Be 'Not Like Other Girls'

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Dear White Friends: This Is How It Feels When You Stay Silent On 'Black Issues'

Dear White Friends: This Is How It Feels When You Stay Silent On 'Black Issues'

HISTORY & CULTURE
I Love Children, But I'm At Peace With Never Having My Own

I Love Children, But I'm At Peace With Never Having My Own

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Janelle Monáe And Tessa Thompson Have Neither Confirmed Nor Denied Their Rumored Relationship — And That's A Good Thing

HISTORY & CULTURE
15 People Reveal The Ridiculous Ways They've Caught Their Significant Others Cheating

15 People Reveal The Ridiculous Ways They've Caught Their Significant Others Cheating

RELATIONSHIPS
I Lived With My Sexual Abuser For A Decade — Here's What I Regret Most

I Lived With My Sexual Abuser For A Decade — Here's What I Regret Most

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11 People Break Down The Reality Of Being Mixed In America

11 People Break Down The Reality Of Being Mixed In America

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I've Worn Makeup Twice In Three Decades And Hated It Both Times

I've Worn Makeup Twice In Three Decades And Hated It Both Times

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nina simone

Why Nina Simone's Legacy Of Artistry And Activism Still Matters Today

HISTORY & CULTURE
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How Joan Clayton On 'Girlfriends' Helped Me Embrace My Quirkiness

HISTORY & CULTURE
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Why Women Of Color Should Stop Working 'Twice As Hard For Half As Much'

GIRL POWER
Getting Intimate With My Husband After His Affair Wound Up Saving Our Marriage

Getting Intimate With My Husband After His Affair Wound Up Saving Our Marriage

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10 Types Of People You Experience When You Take A Group Exercise Class

10 Types Of People You Experience When You Take A Group Exercise Class

WOMENS FITNESS
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Here's Why So Many Of Us Just Can't Quit Stress