Why I’m Giving Thanks For Donald Trump
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My Muslim Family Left Our Homeland For The U.S. To Escape Deporta...
On election night, my phone lit up with texts from my Iraqi-American family.
“I keep thinking about our parents immigrating here, and all their d
What Donald Trump Taught Me About My Own Mother
We were standing on opposite sides of a canyon, trying to communicate through fog. I couldn’t convince her that her own eyes weren’t telling her the tr
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Watching Hillary Clinton Lose Made Women Feel Worse About Their O...
The 2016 election reminded many women of the sexism they'd experienced and witnessed in the workplace and elsewhere throughout their lives. According
Our Screwed-Up Voting System’s Flaws Are
Arguments for election reform, or attempts to overhaul the archaic, often-criticized Electoral College system in our country, are somewhat confusing at bes
The Crucial Reasons We Need To Elect More Women Of Color
Now is the time to help little girls and young women’s political ambitions flourish. Help your little cousin or baby sister run her campaign for class pr
I Could Have Done More To Help Hillary
When my dad — who lives in my home(swing) state of Pennsylvania — said he was voting for Trump, I effectively chose to stop talking to him.
To Rural America, Trump Is A Voice Against “Everyday Politi...
We don’t have Uber, food delivery, or a corner grocery. A big night out is not going to a Broadway play or a concert. And there is no “Netflix and chil
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As Women, We’ve Mourned — Now It’s Time To Take Action
Giving up is a luxury that too many in America don't have.
Just Because I Am Republican Does Not Mean I Am Heartless
Cassie Hewlett is a college student in Pennsylvania who blogs on her personal website. The views expressed are her own. I am not racist. I am not homophobi
How to Help Protect 3 Things President Trump Could Cut
Kal Penn, an actor currently appearing in Designated Survivor, and appointed member of President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, and Ronni
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Are you wondering how to reach out to your elected officials in Congress? We have you covered.
Two Millennials, Their Dads, & What This Election’s Taught Them A...
Connie Wang is the fashion features director at Refinery29, and Landon Peoples is an editorial assistant for fashion at Refinery29. The views expressed her
Why This Die-Hard Democrat Is Ready To Hear Trump Out
Out of the 59.7 million people who voted for Donald Trump, I cannot name one. And that is a problem.
I’ve Never Been More Disappointed In The People From My Sta...
I assumed the rest of the state would be even-minded enough to outweigh the hate.
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How The Filter Bubble Cost Feminists This Election
While we watched our now president-elect discuss building walls, we failed to notice that we’d each been building our own digital walls for a long time.
An Open Letter To Secretary Clinton
Dear Secretary Clinton,
Thank you. Thank you for your service, your strength, your compassion, your dogged preparation, and your quiet discipline.
Here’s What Went Wrong For Hillary Clinton
Jessica Yellin is a television journalist. The views expressed here are her own. For a decade, I was a political reporter in D.C. and served as chief White
How To Survive A Brutal Hillary Hangover
Trump’s presidency will be a punch to the gut. But Hillary, I hear your call. We will channel your energy, your hope, and your love of policy and process
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Hey, Why Don’t You Go To The Gym Tonight?
Look, it’s been a rough 24 hours. No matter how you feel about last night’s election results, I’m just venturing a guess that you’v
This German Word Perfectly Captures The World’s Reaction To...
Edith Loehle is a features writer for Refinery29 Germany. The views expressed here are her own. A state of paralysis caused by shock. When you look up the
Obama’s Post-Election Speech: “We Are Americans First...
In a speech in the White House Rose Garden on Wednesday, U.S. President Barack Obama said, “The presidency and vice presidency is bigger than any of
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Some Glass Ceilings
Shatter Last Night
Hillary Clinton didn't crack that “highest, hardest glass ceiling” last night. But down-ballot, female candidates made some big strides th
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Hillary Clinton Assures Us: “Someday, Someone” Will S...
“I want you to know that nothing has made me prouder than to be your champion,” Hillary Clinton told young women on Wednesday, hours after losi
Find The Light
Lauren Rankin is a New York-based writer and reproductive rights activist. Opinions expressed here are her own.Darkness descends. I spent most of the night
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