“When you call a rape anything but rape, you are just making excuses for rapists”
— "From college campuses to Game of Thrones, why the sudden urge to re-name sexual assault?" asks Jessica Valenti »
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“The female ‘confidence gap’ is a sham”
— Women’s lack of confidence could be just a keen understanding of just how little society values them, writes Jessica Valenti