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Honey, I wasn’t born a woman…

It is frequently said that sex sells. At the onset of the Nomad phone commercial (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92rENxHQ1f0), it seems like what the copywriters were going for. The centerpiece is the obviously attractive couple that is getting married. They then rush off … Continue reading

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What is Oppression?

Oppression is often the use of authority in an unjust or cruel fashion that results in the oppressed feeling physically and/or mentally burdened. Last week’s readings focused heavily on the mistreatment of intersexed and transgendered persons. These persons systematically experience … Continue reading

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