Amy Schumer

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Take The Cake: A Fat Feminist Watches 'I Feel Pretty'

That’s the thing about I Feel Pretty, the narrative only makes sense when you consider how limited the onscreen life of everyone but white dudes gets Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   04.26.18   |   SHARE
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I Feel Pretty, Not Delusional  

Amy Schumer, of I Feel Pretty, keeps trying to sell us this narrative that she is fat (and ugly, which she seems to think mistakenly are the same Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   04.2.18   |   SHARE
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No one said protests would be fun! (Photo: Aja Barber)

The Women's March On Washington: Pretty From Afar, Far From Pretty (And My Feet Hurt)

Aja Barber gives us her first-hand account of the Women's March — the good, the bad, and the ugly. Read...
Aja Barber    |   01.23.17   |   SHARE
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I Have So Many Questions About Amy Schumer’s “Formation” Video

It’s been established that 2016 is sort of the worst year ever: Ben Affleck was Batman, a human Cheeto is running for president, the ocean is Read...
Jenni Berrett   |   10.25.16   |   SHARE
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These stereotypes have not only been used in the past to perpetuate violence against Men of Color. They’re ever-present factors in how Black and Brown men navigate the world. Image: Thinkstock.

4 Racist Stereotypes White Patriarchy Invented To 'Protect' White Womanhood

Men of Color, especially Black men, have historically been coded as animalistic abusers and r*pists when it comes to white women. This stems from the Read...
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Amy Schumer's Trainwreck

I Cannot Bring Myself To See Amy Schumer's Trainwreck

There was nothing easy about recovery, but it helped that living the trainwreck lifestyle had stripped me of everything. Within sixteen months, I was Read...
Melissa Petro    |   08.14.15   |   SHARE
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6 Lessons Amy Schumer's Trainwreck Taught Me About Dating

You obviously shouldn’t go too crazy, but playing the field never hurt anyone ... and remember, "Monogamy isn't realistic." Read...
Victoria Priola of Your Tango    |   07.24.15   |   SHARE
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Why You Should Love Amy Schumer

I immediately developed a hot-and-heavy girlcrush on the wild, wacky, brash, candid, feminist, rubber-faced comedian—and you should too. Read...
Catherine Gigante-Brown    |   06.10.15   |   SHARE
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