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The Canadian Prime Minister Candidate’s Mom was an Underrated Feminist, Flower Child, and Friend of the Rolling Stones (YOLO)

October 14, 2015
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Margaret Trudeau—AKA the mom of the guy who might become the Prime Minister of Canada on Monday—is a girl-power party girl who got YOLO with Andy Warhol, didn’t bother wearing a bra, and was just generally a progressive badass. Here’s 6 reasons why we need more people like her in politics, by Kristen Cochrane.

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9 Reasons Why Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is So Hot Right Now

July 13, 2015
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By Kristen Cochrane // It could be argued that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was always hot. Of course, by “hot” I mean that she was killing it as a law student, as a mother, as a lawyer, and as an Ivy League law professor during a time when this was really difficult to do as a woman. But Ruth is only getting hotter,  given that she’s an integral part in all the positive change we’ve seen made by the…

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