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"Make Me Proud," the new Drake track that premiered on Funkmaster Flex's show last night, is virtually guaranteed to be a hit. It's a song about and for women, who have been a crucial part of the Canadian MC's fanbase since "Best I Ever Had." It's got a distinctive soundclean, deep dru ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 12, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 41 The new misandry by Joanna Russ Gee, isn't it awful for women to hate men? Of course lots of men despise women, but that's different; woman-hating isn't serious -- at worst it's eccentric, at best s ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 5, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 40 How I voted Bella by Frederic Morton A two months' absence from New York makes you feel, returning, like a virgin again. Again everything shocks. The litter on Broadway, the sooty moist fog rated "Acc ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 10, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 50 Trashing 'Trash' with Holly Woodlawn By Arthur Bell The superstars surround David Susskind on the carpeted platform of the tv studio. The "Trash" contingent is there, all but Holly Woodlawn. Three min ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 3, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 36 Women on the March: 'We're a Movement Now!' By Mary Breasted ...There was no great unity of styles or goals in the Women's National Strike for Equality. There were the three basic demands: free abort ... More >>
Have you heard of this "sport" called wife carrying? Today was the World Championship. Apparently it is a thing! A man runs around carrying a woman, like cave-people, and they measure to see who can make Betty Friedan spin around in her grave fastest. In all super-seriousness, though, it's ju ... More >>
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