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Male Versus Female Perpetration of Domestic or Intimate Partner Violence
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Male Versus Female Perpetration of Domestic or Intimate Partner Violence

The question really is a more nuanced one, and that is with what populations, at what point in time and talking about what kind of violence or aggression, that there is no general figure that you can give for the

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The wait is sexy | Yvonne Orji | TEDxWilmingtonSalon
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The wait is sexy | Yvonne Orji | TEDxWilmingtonSalon

Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Mile Živković You cannot date until you get married. Yeah, that was the only dating advice that I got for my very strict immigrant Nigerian parents when at 16, I asked them if I

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Tom and Charlotte: Relationships
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Tom and Charlotte: Relationships

Hi I’m Tom. I’m married to Charlotte. I’m from Nottingham. I have Duchenne muscular dystrophy which is a serious and progressive muscle wasting disease. I’m Charlotte. I’ve been with Tom for two years and we got married this August. I’m

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Calling Out the Failures of Women’s Fashion
Meeting with “Cannasexuals”: Practicing Cannabis Intimacy
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Meeting with “Cannasexuals”: Practicing Cannabis Intimacy

♪♪ Marijuana’s long reign of prohibition seems to be ending in California, making it a capital of cannabis innovation. The growing weed cult claims that the magical pot plant can heal everything from a sore back to a tragic sex

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Suranne Jones talks about Gentleman Jack | BFI + Radio Times TV Festival 2019
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Suranne Jones talks about Gentleman Jack | BFI + Radio Times TV Festival 2019

– Hello, I’m delighted to be speaking to Sally and Suranne today about Gentleman Jack, which is fantastic. I’ve seen the first episode. It’s great. But I think the best place to start, really, would be with a clip, so

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MEETING THE ENEMY A feminist comes to terms with the Men’s Rights movement | Cassie Jaye | TEDxMarin
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MEETING THE ENEMY A feminist comes to terms with the Men’s Rights movement | Cassie Jaye | TEDxMarin

Translator: Isabella Boux Reviewer: Queenie Lee In 2013, I decided to meet my enemies. I was a 27-year-old, award-winning documentary filmmaker and a proud feminist. And I was determined to expose the dark underbelly of the men’s rights movement. At

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The myth of the “supermale” and the extra Y chromosome
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The myth of the “supermale” and the extra Y chromosome

I was watching this episode of the simpsons the other day where Lisa thinks she’s going to get dumber as she gets older because she has the Simpson’s gene. Lisa: “It can’t just be a bad day. I feel like

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Reclaiming feminism | Talat Yaqoob | TEDxGlasgow
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Reclaiming feminism | Talat Yaqoob | TEDxGlasgow

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Denise RQ My name is Talat Yaqoob and I am a feminist. (Applause) Some of you in the room might think that this might be my opportunity to be on a stage and burn a bra.

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Why I’m done trying to be “man enough” | Justin Baldoni
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Why I’m done trying to be “man enough” | Justin Baldoni

As an actor, I get scripts and it’s my job to stay on script, to say my lines and bring to life a character that someone else wrote. Over the course of my career, I’ve had the great honor playing

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