What’s Current: Ashley Judd speaks out about male demand for female children

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Ashley Judd opens up about her own experiences being sexually exploited as a girl, in order to speak out against the paid rape of children.

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A large study supports what many women have claimed, over the years, about a connection between the Pill and depression.

You don’t love women, Thomas.

Meghan Murphy
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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, I-D, Truthdig, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.

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