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I Thought Venus Should Know

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    Inspirational

    ''When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.'' ~ Audre Lorde
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 4 Responses Mar 18, 2013

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    A Harsh Truth But One Women Need To Hear

    Daaaayum, this sweetheart puts the petal to the metal and tells it like it is to whining girls. Enjoy!
    AllStarcrushNate AllStarcrushNate 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 6, 2013

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    Venus Just Spoke Out.....Go For It Sista! ( with the war on women)

    Jesus may not have been a ****, but a lot of Republicans are.After making and carrying a sign that read “Jesus was not a **** so keep him out of my vagina” a 14 year old girl and her family experienced verbal assaults on and offline. In her blog post on xojane, Tuesday Cain...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 4 Responses Jul 23, 2013

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    Funny

    hehe :)  though I am glad we have men anyway,.. even if we don't need them Turning the tables on them......here; EP Link
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2013

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    Inspirational Muslim Women

    From thisTo this!
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2013

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    Phenomenal Woman - Renowned Poet - Maya Angelou

    March - In Honor of National Women's History MonthPretty women wonder where my secret lies.I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's sizeBut when I start to tell them,They think I'm telling lies.I say,It's in the reach of my armsThe span of my hips,The stride of my step,The...
    Skyy7 Skyy7 51-55, F 5 Responses Mar 19, 2013

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    Measurements

    A WOMAN IS OFTEN MEASURED by the things she cannot control she is measured by the way her body curves or doesn't curve by where is flat or straight or round she is measured by 36-24-36 and inches and ages and numbers by all the outside things that don't ever add up to who she is...
    bubblynng08 bubblynng08 22-25, F 3 Responses May 27, 2013

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    This Group is a Celebration of the Contributions of Women and Our Struggles.

    This group after all is about what venus/ladies should  know...that's us ladies! So there is no need to listen to some arrogant sexist telling us otherwise, ...am looking forward to more joining us here to share our experiences  our wisdom and knowledge, of the struggles of...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2013

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    Raped - Hold On It's Not Over Yet!

    Paul Ryan sponsored a bill making it possible for a rapist to sue a victim in order to prevent abortion from being performed. War on women-Ladies watch your backs...this is more of what they are trying to do.
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 2 Responses Mar 21, 2013

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    The Truth Will Set You Free, But First It Will **** You Off ~ Gloria Steinem

    March is international women's month & I came across this article I think is suitable for honoring the women's rights movement.  Men's Rights? Just Another Name for Sexist Dogma  by Tanner Willbanks  At no point since I became a politically aware individual have I ever been...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Mar 20, 2013

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    Venus Is Speaking Out!

     Basis of Women’s Oppression It is one thing to describe the many different aspects of women’s oppression in different societies, but quite another to be able to answer questions like: “Well, what’s at the bottom of it? Why are women oppressed? ”What is the basis...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Mar 16, 2013

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    Ladies....Venus Should Also Know..About These Things Too

    Ladies....In my city here there is really a campaign against Street Harassment Perhaps there is also one in your city.....So Check it out! Economic Salary Stats For more info....  http://www.experienceproject.com/stories/Think-Mras-Fail-At-Actually-Being-For-Mens-Rights/3014679...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 3 Responses Mar 15, 2013

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    Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves

    Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    A Tribute To Respect And Strength!

    Don't be a woman that needs a man, be a woman a man needs!  Respect I am Woman...Lyrics (Helen Reddy and Ray Burton) I am woman, hear me roar In numbers too big to ignore And I know too much to go back an' pretend 'Cause I've heard it all before And I've been down there on...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Apr 2, 2013

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    Noteworthy News Venus Should Know: President Obama To Appoint First Woman U.S. Secret Service Director

    What a great way to close out National Woman's History Month, ladies!"President Obama will appoint Julia Pierson, a veteran U.S. Secret Service agent and senior official, as the first female director of the agency, White House officials said Tuesday. Pierson, 53, began her career...
    Skyy7 Skyy7 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    The Rules To Always Being A Lady

    It's hard being a lady but with these rules in mind we rule! 1. Stay classy 2. Always smile at strangers 3. Say please and thank you (when necessary) 4. Chew like you have a secret 5. Modesty is not overrated 6. A little mystery never hurt anyone 7. Shy away from gossip 8...
    bubblynng08 bubblynng08 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 4, 2013

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    Triumph Afterwards! Pakistani Girl Shot By Taliban Returns To School

    Pakistani girl shot by Taliban returns to school 5:39p.m. EDT March 19, 2013Malala Yousufzai is now studying in Britain after surgery to repair her skull and hearing. (Photo: Liz Cave, Malala Press Office/AFP/Getty Images) STORY HIGHLIGHTS Malala Yousufzai, 15, was shot Oct...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2013

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    More Of What Venus Should Know....Walking The Talk.

    So ladies, everyone is entitled to their opinion, even if they say one thing and do another.Fortunately most of the men in my life do as they say and say as they do, and are wonderful people....but ladies..always remember actions speak louder than words!
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2013

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    Men like this author are true gemsA Message to

    Women From a Man: You Are Not "Crazy"You're so sensitive. You're so emotional. You're defensive. You're overreacting. Calm down. Relax. Stop freaking out! You're crazy! I was just joking, don't you have a sense of humor? You're so dramatic. Just get over it already!Sound...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Jul 22

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    Related Experiences

    A little set up for you: I'm a 19 year old girl. Portuguese. Lived in England most of my life. Born in SA. Confident in my appearance. I write. I draw (at university, so it's legit...
    exulansis exulansis 18-21, F Nov 3

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    You and me, we made a vow For better or for worse I can't believe you let me down But the proof's in the way it hurts For months on end I've had my doubts Denying every tear I...
    SweetEmotions SweetEmotions 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    When you wake up, you never know what is going to happen that day. You may have an idea of what your doing, but you don't know how it will turn out and every single detail that...
    Miikkayy Miikkayy 18-21, F Nov 13

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    I’ve seen it suggested in things I’ve read that possibly no one can really genuinely know anyone else, as no one but you (the individual) can be present for and...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    If somebody ever asked me about my life, I will always refer to you. It will always start with the day I first saw your face, and how everything seemed to change. I will continue...
    Darkthoughtsallover Darkthoughtsallover 16-17, F Oct 24

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    I thought making a second account would be a fresh start, but instead, it feels like I've split myself into two. I didn't want him to track my pain, but I love that account. I have...
    NastasyaFilippovna NastasyaFilippovna 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 24

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    "Hold On" by Good Charlotte This world, this world is cold But you don't, you don't have to go You're feeling sad, you're feeling lonely And no one seems to care Your mother's...
    TenThousandSorrows TenThousandSorrows 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 25

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    Reply three factors to decide on a Lockwood 001 deadlatch. Why pick a lock that fees over a cheap Bunnings deadlock? WeR17;ll let you know why. In terms of standing up towards...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 25

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    That is a terrible name, but it was the closest i could get to my meaning. what i meant was that, even my parents, or my best friends, do not truly know me. Cos i try to hide who...
    TheKidInTheCorner TheKidInTheCorner 13-15, M Oct 25

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    It took me years to figure out who I am and I'm still learning, but I am proud of the person I've become in the last few years. I've learned to not only accept the way I am but...
    Mandaryn Mandaryn 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 26

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    This ain’t the first or last time We’ll meet up this late at night To let our fates intertwine Casually I’d rather be Detached from all tragedy This don’t need to be...
    SadisticPsychoBitch SadisticPsychoBitch 31-35, F Oct 28

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    i Don't know.. they ask questions that seem so unknown to me they tell me things that i seem to know but can not grasp i don't know is my answer frustrated they show but their...
    KearBrooke KearBrooke 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    When I abandoned this place several months ago, I promised myself that all of the things I wouldn't be able to say to the next person I'll be admiring should be written in a...
    kixisback kixisback 22-25 Oct 30

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    I Believed My Parents & My Elders Told Me The Truth About Who They Were The FOIA has allowed me to access information I did not have as a child. The KGB files have made their way...
    Brainyblonde Brainyblonde 66-70, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I don't know why I feel this way. I don't know why I spend time analyzing what others think about me and what I do. I don't know when it started to matter. I don't know WHEN I...
    NRC163 NRC163 18-21, F Nov 3

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    I'll never be able to find the words to describe how much I love you. You've had my heart since August. Even though we're not together, nothing will stop me from loving you and...
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    these are a few journal entries i wrote when this happened there are certain things that still shock me, sometimes. today a friend of mine (we'll call him D) and i were arguing...
    Leahisawesome Leahisawesome 16-17, F Nov 5

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    ok first let me clear things up. as i''ve said.. yes my friend is suspected to have thyroid. ok next,yes in malaysia apparently black magic is not a stranger in people's lives...
    rsddhj rsddhj 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    I feel utterly bad for those who have committed suicide mostly due to depression because I’ve been in their shoes. Depression is a very, very horrifying mental illness. It takes...
    ziwen ziwen 16-17, F Nov 7

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    or at least i dont think he does...at least not "that way." we found each other on omegle and keep in touch through kik...please do not laugh. i used to talk to people on omegle...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F Nov 9

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    I try to reach out but it feels impossible! I remember when I young and dumb (19) I fell in love with this girl and it didn't go my way and I was down... But I was living one of...
    ozboybrian ozboybrian 26-30 1 Response Nov 10

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    Most people hate to hear the truth. I would rather know the truth regardless of the pain. The truth hurts. At least I know what a person is like then and know they aren't just...
    gambler920 gambler920 51-55, M 3 Responses Nov 11

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    Do you ever feel like breaking down? Do you ever feel out of place? Like somehow you just don't belong And no one understands you Do you ever wanna runaway? Do you lock...
    NightwolfBlackheart NightwolfBlackheart 26-30, M Nov 12

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    I don't really know if it's me projecting my judgment of myself, if it is legitimately true that others are judging me, or if it is a combination of both. I do feel really judged...
    KelseyLeigh123 KelseyLeigh123 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 13

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    I said college would be a rebirth experience for me, because I truly am starting from zero. But in order to start over successfully, I needed to have already gained the skills...
    Shamandora Shamandora 16-17, F Nov 14

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    I am 21 years old. I have a good GPA am involved with clubs at my community college, and have been attending this school for over two years now. I feel so lost- I don't know what...
    Schwarzwalderkirschtorte Schwarzwalderkirschtorte 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    After watching "If I stay" all teary eyed and sulking. Reflecting on the fact that I myself could have been a great pianist. Then again I could have been a great anything I did...
    pinknotiq pinknotiq 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Dogs definitely!Dogs know how you feel,whats your health is like, what you been up to and they know where you been! Dogs also can smell fear!Sometimes I sit there and I'm unhappy...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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