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"CORPORATE/ RELIGIOUS AMERICA WANTS CONTROL OF MY BODY AGAIN"
(Photo by Morgan Goldwich / Rowdy Magazine Online Writer)
It's 2020 and old white men are still trying to control women's bodies! Meanwhile, have you heard anyone condemn viagra?
Here's the latest edition of Rowdy After Dark on why it's okay if people with uteruses use birth control for sex.
"GOYA CEO SUPPORTS TRUMP" — NOW, TRUMP SUPPORTS GOYA?
(Photo from @ivankatrump / Instagram)
So, I think it's safe to say that a lot of us didn't see this one coming. Last week, GOYA Foods CEO shocked the Latinx community after showing his support for Trump. After many toss their Goya stash, Ivanka Trump promoted it on Instagram. Jokes on her though, she violated ethics standards for promoting the product.
THE ARCTIC IS BURNING
(In the Krasnoyarsk region, an Aerial Forest Protection Service member helps put out a forest fire / via Arctic Today)
Yeah, you read that right. Nobody paid attention when they saw sad commercials with polar bears on melting icebergs and now the Arctic is literally and figuratively on fire. I don't know about you, but I'm concerned. Global warming is real, y'all.