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Visit Our Updated Commentary Archives

. Since its inception, As It Ought To Be has published commentaries on a wide range of topics, including current events, politics, and cultural criticism. We’ve just finished archiving the past five years of articles. Check out our newly updated … Continue reading

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Eat it, xoJane. I’m a Stay-at-Home-Mom and I Have a Job to Do

Eat it, xoJane. I’m a Stay-at-Home-Mom and I Have a Job to Do By Jenny Kanevsky You’ve heard the expression “Parenthood: the toughest job you’ll ever love.” No? So you don’t think being a parent is a job and more … Continue reading

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A Rereading of the “Most demanding 1st birthday invite ever”

A Rereading of the “Most demanding 1st birthday invite ever” by Anoosh Jorjorian This letter has been making the rounds on social media as fodder for mockery: I have an alternate reading: Dear family, We know we should be grateful … Continue reading

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Because Misogyny

Because Misogyny Kirsten Clodfelter Because misogyny: Elliot Rodger. Because misogyny: Every man who Elliot Rodger calls to mind. Every man who has let the whistled catcall of hot momma morph in his mouth to stuck-up bitch when that tried-and-true method … Continue reading

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Being Hannah Horvath: How Seriously Should We Take Girls?

Being Hannah Horvath: How Seriously Should We Take Girls? By Leslie Maxwell On “Females Only,” Sunday’s season three premiere of Girls, Hannah Horvath’s live-in boyfriend, Adam, doesn’t want to see her friends, who are coming over for dinner in an … Continue reading

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