Maureen Shaw
Maureen Shaw

Maureen is a contributor to Identities Mic and the founder of sherights.com. Her writing has appeared on the Huffington Post, Feministing, Jezebel, Fem2.0 and more. Follow Maureen on Twitter at @MaureenShaw.

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Jan. 21, 2015
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Jan. 11, 2015

The Top PornHub Search Term of 2014 Proves Why Women Never Win When It Comes to Porn

The most trending XXX search of the year speaks volumes.
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Jan. 11, 2015

12 Female Celebrities Are Speaking Out Against the Red Carpet With a Different Message

This is one trend we can get behind.

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Jan. 8, 2015

Phylicia Rashad Is Right: Legacy Is at the Center of the Bill Cosby Rape Allegations

Why it matters that Claire Huxtable is standing by her man.
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Jan. 8, 2015

One Tattoo Artist Is Using Her Skills to Help Transform the Lives of Burn Victims

"I can go out and truly enjoy my life now."
Jan. 2, 2015

This Couture Jewelry Is Designed to Protect Against Rape — But It Has One Big Flaw

Can a bracelet charm keep you safe?

Dec. 31, 2014

Nicki Minaj Just Took an Incredibly Brave Stand For a Women's Right to Choose

Why her latest revelation may help fix a glaring racial disparity.
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Dec. 30, 2014

Mo'ne Davis Just Won Female Athlete of the Year, Proving the World Needs More Girl Power

This is quite an accomplishment, for an eighth grader.
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Dec. 29, 2014

13 Absurd Reasons "Manspreaders" Use to Defend Their Right to Spread on the Subway

It takes balls to come up with excuses like these.
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Dec. 23, 2014

14 Women Pose With Their Guns in Homage to America's Gun Culture

Men aren't the only gunslingers in America.

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Dec. 23, 2014
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Dec. 19, 2014

10 Photos That Fight Stigmas About Queer Sex Workers

Everyone deserves to be seen.
Dec. 19, 2014

Thank God Men Were Around to Teach Women These 8 Invaluable Lessons in 2014

The patriarchy taught us so much this year!
Dec. 19, 2014

13 Stunning Photos That Shatter Society's Stereotypes About Trans People

We're so much more than our gender.