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Madison Kimrey

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Inaugural Address
As we await the inauguration of our 45th President, many feel as though this is the eve of destruction. I hope instead that this is a moment in which we begin to destroy those things within ourselves that led us here. The words legitimacy, normalizing, and ...

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Forward Together
When I was 12 years old, I was scared about some of the things going on in my state. I went to a Moral Monday event. I've been to many others since then. It was there I first met Dr. Rev. William Barber and it was he who first showed me how to fight. Yes, t...

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An Open Letter to Donald Trump
Dear President-Elect Trump, I was brought up to respect the office of President of the United States. As a
voting rights activist, I deeply respect and revere the opportunity we have as
Americans, that has come as a result of great service and sacrifice, to...

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Your Apathy Is Killing Us
When you're an activist of any type, you know that those moments when mainstream media covers your issue, whatever it is, you've got a very small window to get the viewers and readers of those stories to turn from passive consumers into action takers. It's ...

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Call Me a Bitch
This quote is about the situations women face involving inappropriate behavior, such as catcalling, unwanted touching, and other forms of male aggression. I posted this quote and received the following comment: " But then people get on you for being a bitch...

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Bathroom Things
While scrolling through my feed this week, I came across a post saying that talking about the "bathroom things" is not good political strategy in one person's opinion. That talking about it, "helps us lose." In the words of Attorney General Loretta Lynch, "...

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Go Fish
If Hillary Clinton were a man, I don’t think she’d get five percent of the vote. The only thing she’s got going is the woman’s card." - Donald Trump Let's play. The King: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, "It's not women's liberation. It's women's and men's liberation."...

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Yesterday, I wrote about the relationship between women advocating for their own pleasure and advocating for their own power. Last month, I wrote about the underlying sexism directed at women, Hillary supporters in particular, who are active in the politica...

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The Body Politic
From panties that allow you to bleed on the faces of Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, to increasing awareness of the tampon tax , to a coordinated effort on behalf of women to inform Indiana Governor Mike Pence about what's happening during our menstrual cycles, ...

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It feels only right to start this post here on my little blog. This started because of an attack on the LGBTQ+ community that forced me to not only pay attention to what was going on around me, but to find my place in the issues and decide how I, at barely ...
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