10 Things They Won’t Tell You About the Flint Water Tragedy. But I Will. News of the poisoned water crisis in Flint has reached a wide audience around the world.
The basics are now known: the Republican governor, Rick Snyder, nullified the free elections in Flint, deposed the mayor and city council, then appointed his own man to run the city. To save money, they decided to unhook the people of Flint from their fresh water drinking source, Lake Huron, and instead, make the public drink from the toxic Flint River. When the governor’s office discovered just how toxic the water was, they decided to keep quiet about it and covered up the extent of the damage being done to Flint’s residents, most notably the lead affecting the children, causing irreversible and permanent brain damage.
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“Why do straight women behave so horribly in gay bars?” A recent blog post in Slate written by Miz Cracker, a “writer and drag queen living and werking in Harlem, New York,” wonders why gay bars have been “inundated by roving crowds of straight females, many of them apparently experiencing gay culture for the first time.”
Miz Cracker writes: In recent months, there’s been an uptick in straight girls flooding New York City’s gay bars. In America, only the rich can afford to write about poverty. Back in the fat years – two or three decades ago, when the “mainstream” media were booming – I was able to earn a living as a freelance writer.
My income was meager and I had to hustle to get it, turning out about four articles – essays, reported pieces, reviews – a month at $1 or $2 a word. What I wanted to write about, in part for obvious personal reasons, was poverty and inequality, but I’d do just about anything – like, I cringe to say, “The Heartbreak Diet” for a major fashion magazine – to pay the rent. It wasn’t easy to interest glossy magazines in poverty in the 1980s and 90s. I once spent two hours over an expensive lunch – paid for, of course, by a major publication – trying to pitch to a clearly indifferent editor who finally conceded, over decaf espresso and crème brulee, “OK, do your thing on poverty. 2nd amendment under the bill of... - Meri NorthernLights Marabyan. Is it unhygienic for girls to stop shaving their...
Why I'm Growing Out My Armpit Hair. 3 Transgender Porn Stars Talk About Their Controversial Job. Before there was Laverne Cox and Caitlyn Jenner, transgender women have quietly enjoyed success in the porn industry for many years.
These performers have a unique view on what it means to be transgender, and they — particularly those who are millennials and newer to the industry — are shaping the conversation around the language used to refer to transgender people, in porn and beyond. Three transgender women who are also porn stars in different stages of their careers spoke to Cosmopolitan.com separately about what it's really like for them to be a trans sex worker. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below. These Male Porn Stars Are Straight — But They Have Sex With Men for a Living. Two men with six-pack abs passionately embrace and begin kissing.
They tear each other's clothes off. The camera zooms in as the pair writhe against each other's naked bodies; eventually, someone gets on top and full-on anal ensues. Climax! How Stoya took on James Deen and broke the porn industry's silence. Stoya says she couldn’t sleep.
After arriving in Serbia on 18 November to begin work on a film, she had been woken by nightmares. Just one paparazzo waited for the internationally recognisable porn performer and writer at the airport, and even he had slunk off when the production assistant sent to meet her had told him, after he asked if this was Stoya, that it was not. Stoya couldn’t sleep in the converted attic room with the stark white wood floors where she stayed after 12-hour days on set, making a narrative, non-porn film that would keep her offline and occupied.
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Nonetheless, humanitarianism is a billion dollar industry! Therefore, we must become aware of the problems facing most charities and support those organizations that best collaborate with and empower low-income communities. Spellbook Gaming Boxes by Elder Wood. Fortune. ‘You’re not representative’: Identity politics in sex industry debates. Alongside ‘listen to survivors’, ‘you’re not representative’ is a key refrain from abolitionist quarters in feminist debates about the sex industry.
Here are 5 American sex norms Europeans think are crazy. Europeans tend to see a lot of American ideals and behaviors as bizarre. In particular, they aren’t wild about our politics and our food (though they love our television and our movies). And when it comes to sex? Well, Europeans tend to view us as the land of the free, home of the batshit crazy. Below are some of the biggest sexual WTFs Europeans have about America. Proof That the Human Body is a Projection of Consciousness. Brandon West, ContributorWaking Times In this article we will explore how your body is a holographic projection of your consciousness, and how you directly influence that hologram and thus have complete control over the physical health of your body. We will also specifically explore the exact mechanism behind this principle, and don’t worry, I will provide scientific evidence so let your rational mind be at ease. Millions of Americans Have Nothing to Celebrate on the Fourth of July.
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