sexism
When I was picking out furniture, my parents insisted that I bring my boyfriend with me to tell me which ones to pick. When I told them I wanted to buy a TV, they insisted that he pick one out for me.
fetishes
A lot of the men who would have no problem with a larger lady on the doorstep would arbitrarily recoil over the phone if you mentioned a clothes size that was in the plus range.
bulimia
abuse
I was abused by my older sister and want to push for people realizing Sibling Abuse is a real thing.
rehab
It took spending almost $60,000 and being forced to come to terms with one of the hardest truths I've ever had to face, but I never had to go to rehab again.
abortion
I was unemployed and attending college. My husband was working full-time at just a few cents above minimum wage. We could barely afford ourselves.
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racism
No matter how sweet, caring, or respectful Jeff was, or how well he treated me, there was one big problem. Jeff was black.
domestic abuse
Nearly every county in our nation has a domestic abuse shelter in it, a place where women can go to stay safe. But what most don’t have is a legal department.
naked pictures
I memorized the comments and replayed them while showering, while getting dressed, while grocery shopping, while having lunch.
celebrity
Celebrity sex is disgusting. It’s always impersonal, usually degrading and there's no limo ride home the next morning.