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the case of lauren smith fields, a young woman found dead in her apartment in bridgeport, connecticut in december 2021

First the Police Failed Lauren Smith-Fields. Then the Media Finished the Job.

For nearly two months, local and national outlets have underreported and mishandled the tragic death of a 23-year-old Black woman.

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hannah gadsby, sara ramirez, abby mcenany, and amy schneider and other fat, queer, middle aged women and ngc stars are breaking the tv star mold

Fat, Queer, Older Women Are Having a Moment on TV

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Miranda Hobbes Has Always Been Gay

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The “Inverted” Filter Is Destroying Self-Esteem

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More Black Women Smoking Weed on TV, Please

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Black lives matter

semenya caster, tommie smith and john carlos, sha'carri richardson

Dear IOC, Please Fix Yourself

a poster with george floyd's face on it

Protesting George Floyd’s Murder, One Year Later

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Black Girls Need Their Happily-Ever-Afters Too


Bravo, Stop Casting WOC to Solve Your Racism Issue

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I Used to Feel Guilty Rooting for China. Olympian Eileen Gu Vindicated Me.

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