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CeCe McDonald Shuts Down 7 Lies We Tell About Trans Women

PolicyMic spoke with the freed activist to clear up the biggest misconceptions trans women face.


If You Think Sochi Made Promises It Won't Keep, Look at What These Places Said

Sorry, Putin. Olympic optimism only goes so far.

This Musical Genius Hates Self-Promotion, So We're Going to Do it For Him

Tom Barnes is hardly your everyday shirtless drummer.

Meet Danielle Paradis: Poet, Twitter Junkie & Pundit Of the Week

Looking for a Zumba teacher skilled in fiction-writing and passionate about social justice? Look no further.

Meet Matt Rozsa: Bibliophile, History Buff & Pundit Of the Week

Matt discusses his love of punditry, B-movie horror fare and makes me tell secrets about PolicyMic writers.

Meet Mai Nardone: Coffee Lover, Wordsmith & Pundit Of the Week

Mai Nardone may be new to PolicyMic, but he's got plenty to say about millennials, literature, and the art of "clumping."


Meet Senti Sojwal: Advocate, Ginger Enthusiast & Pundit Of the Week

Senti thinks PolicyMic is the best place to find youth-powered cultural analysis. We agree.

Here's What You Need to Know About PolicyMic's First Panel Debate

PolicyMic's first offline debate happens Monday, November 11 at Georgetown University. Join us, won't you?

8 PolicyMic Pundits Making Waves Across the Media

PolicyMic is not the only place our pundits make headines...

Meet Michael Shammas: Blogger, Netflix Lover & Pundit Of the Week

Our pundit of the week made PolicyMic his homepage in less than 5 minutes after using the site for the first time. How long did it take you?

4 Things Young People Can Teach You About Online Writing

We learn a lot from the people who write for us. Now you can too.


Meet Jared Milrad: Advocate, Dog Lover & Pundit Of the Week

Advocate, writer and pundit of the week, Jared Milrad discusses how PolicyMic can shape the way millennials think about the intersection of identities, politics and culture.

Meet Robinson O'Brien-Bours: Globetrotter, Wine-Taster & Pundit Of the Week

Our pundit of the week joined PolicyMic by accident. Now he writes on purpose and has plenty of thoughts on the future of our platform.

6 Pundits Who Rocked the Media

Our pundits are making headlines. And not just at PolicyMic.

Meet Daniela Ramirez: Feminist, Activist & Pundit Of the Week

Daniela Ramirez is a writer, feminist and PolicyMic's pundit of the week. She explains the best ways to use our platform, and why post-graduate unemployment is not the end of the world.

An Insider's Guide to the 5 Things We Write Too Much

The best of the worst phrases to never write again. Ever.

Meet Drew Miller: IPA Drinker, Packers Fan & Pundit Of the Week

Get to know our exceptional pundit of the week Drew Miller as he shares his thoughts on atheism, IPAs, and why PolicyMic is an effective platform for his cause.

Words Of Wisdom From the Guy Who Didn't Hire Me

Wise words from someone who rejected my job application. Hint: Never give up, and write for PolicyMic.

Meet Alexander de Avila: California Native, Fiction Writer, & Pundit Of the Week

Every week, we spotlight one pundit to share personal experiences with the PolicyMic community.

PolicyMic Publishing Team Reveals How to Write the Best Story Ever

The PolicyMic publishing editors review every article on the site. They share their best practices, and discuss how pundits can get the most mileage out of their work.