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Dorchester Historical Society called out for card that said “we’re dreaming of a white Dorchester”

The holiday card has been replaced, and the organization apologized for its "unfortunate oversight." → Read More

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Christine Blasey Ford is donating funds from GoFundMe campaign to trauma survivors

The professor raised $647,610 for security reasons after accusing Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault. → Read More

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Movement Must-Reads: Local NYC organizers speak out against Amazon deal

Plus, an in-depth feature on female rappers and music industry sexism. → Read More

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What Melania Trump wore her 96th week as first lady — including Thanksgiving dinner at Mar-a-logo

What did the first lady wear to Thanksgiving festivities this past week? → Read More

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Who’s Sorry This Week? Macy’s, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, Kyrie Irving and more public apologies

Macy's is sorry for technical difficulties during Rita Ora's Thanksgiving parade performance. → Read More

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This Brooklyn community activist is determined to get justice for Ann Marie Washington

“If we didn’t put out the call for it to be a hate crime, they wouldn’t even have considered a hate crime investigation." → Read More

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Ilhan Omar is pushing to change headwear ban in the House: “No one puts a scarf on my head but me”

The congresswoman is pushing to eliminate the 181-year ban. → Read More

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These female rappers don’t want to be defined by industry sexism. They’re setting their own rules.

We spoke with five female rap acts — Latasha, Megan Thee Stallion, Quay Dash, Saweetie and Oshun — about how they're going after success. → Read More

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After one journalist’s sexist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez critique goes viral, the memes ensue

Ocasio-Cortez called out journalist Eddie Scarry for writing a tweet scrutinizing her clothing. → Read More

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Movement Must-Reads: The Jemel Roberson case, young Georgia voters faced widespread issues at polls

Plus, the stabbing death of Ann Marie Washington should call attention to rising hate crimes. → Read More

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Beyoncé buys Ivy Park stake from Topshop owner accused of sexual harassment and racial abuse

The singer purchased a 50% stake owned by billionaire Philip Green. → Read More

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Why Serena Williams fans found her ‘GQ’ “Woman” of the Year cover problematic

The word woman was written in quotation marks on the magazine's cover, causing a stir. → Read More

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Viola Desmond, civil rights torchbearer, to be featured on new Canadian $10 bill

Desmond will be the first Canadian woman to be featured on a Canadian banknote. → Read More

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The stabbing of Ann Marie Washington should call attention to rising hate crimes in public spaces

Hate crimes on public transportation stir fear among commuters of marginalized groups. → Read More

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Michelle Obama, Gabrielle Union and others are destigmatizing maternal health issues for black women

The former first lady revealed that she underwent in vitro fertilization to conceive her daughters. → Read More

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The Movement Must-Reads: Women of color win the midterms, black Republicans fight for House seats

Plus, Georgia voters file lawsuit against Brian Kemp. → Read More

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Lucy McBath declares victory in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District election

McBath leaped into to activism after her son Jordan Davis was shot to death in 2012. → Read More

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The 2018 midterm elections was a night of historic firsts for women of color

Here are the winners who are changing the face of American politics. → Read More

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The Amber Rose SlutWalk calls attention to voting ahead of midterm elections

Mic Dispatch correspondent Yoonj Kim attended the day-long festivities to find out why it was important for Rose to mobilize new voters this election season. → Read More

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Dating apps are getting political ahead of midterm elections

Millennial women care more about their partner being voters than millennial men, according to OkCupid data. → Read More