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Rebecca Solnit: The Politics of Pleasure

The role of art and beauty as forms of resistance

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Rebecca Solnit: Women are harmed every day by invisible men

When men harm women, we obscure their role. Instead, we blame women for the injustice that happens to them

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Rebecca Solnit: Trump Is at War with the Rule of Law

At the top there’s corruption, down below there’s dismantling and disarray. Americans are entering a period of immense danger

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Rebecca Solnit: In Patriarchy No One Can Hear You Scream

In so many cases rapists have help in the moment and forever after, and the help is often so powerful, broad, and deep—well, that’s why we call it rape culture

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Rebecca Solnit: Why climate action is the antithesis of white supremacy

Behind the urgency of climate action is the understanding that everything is connected; behind white supremacy is an ideology of separation

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Rebecca Solnit: Racist and sexist monuments give way to a new future

If you took your history lessons from the street names and the names of bridges and buildings, rivers and towns, you would believe men, mostly white Protestants, did nearly everything that ever mattered

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Rebecca Solnit: Trump’s countless scams are finally catching up to him

The daily news drip can make it difficult to recognize the immense scale of the president’s legal troubles

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Rebecca Solnit: The American civil war didn’t end. And Trump is a Confederate president

His supporters hark back to an 1860s fantasy of white male dominance. But the Confederacy won’t win in the long run

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Rebecca Solnit: #MeToo, Mass Movements and “Men Explain Things to Me”

Men explain things to me, and other women, whether or not they know what they’re talking about. … Every woman knows what I’m talking about

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Rebecca Solnit: Don’t let the alt-right hijack #MeToo

Feminism is now being weaponized for right-wing agendas. We must not allow that to happen

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