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Political Commentator and Columnist — CNN, Daily Beast
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Sally Kohn's Biography

Sally Kohn is a writer, activist and television commentator. A progressive Fox News Contributor, Sally’s writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Salon, New York Magazine, More Magazine, the Daily Beast, Reuters, USA Today, Politico, Time and more.

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This is what white people can do to support #BlackLivesMatter

washingtonpost.com — One year ago this coming Sunday, Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, Mo. Since then, the collective anger and devastation of the black community has become a powerful national movement. Black Lives Matter has worked to transform everything from social media to social consciousness.
Aug 11, 2015

RT @sierraclub: It's been one year since Michael Brown was killed. "This is what white people can do to support #BlackLivesMatter" wapo.st/1DwWy71

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Biking vacation = guilt-free gluttony

cnn.com — Those are my top two priorities, especially when going anywhere without my 6-year-old. So when my partner suggested that we take an active biking trip for vacation, I was quick to object. But it turns out that using a vacation as an opportunity to get fit isn't as bad an idea as it sounds.

A&F's legal scandals have ruined the company (Opinion)

cnn.com — So in order to write about why 62,000 Abercrombie & Fitch employees are suing the company, I first had to do some research. I went to abercrombie.com, and there I found everything I needed to explain everything: An excruciatingly handsome, white male model with a five o'clock shadow and an unbuttoned henley shirt advertising, "All Jeans $39."

Why White Women Should Read Ta-Nehisi Coates' Book

elle.com — ​The most important book of the year, if not the decade, may be Between the World and Me , Atlantic staff writer Ta-Nehisi Coates' letter to his son about racism and being black in America today.

We blame minority groups for individual crimes. Why do white conservatives get a pass?

washingtonpost.com — When will we start holding racism and misogyny accountable for the violence they rationalize and inspire? The man who opened fire in a Lafayette, La., movie theater showing of the arguably feminist film "Trainwreck" was, by all accounts, a far-right ideologue. "He was anti-abortion," a radio host who knew shooter John Russell Houser said.
Jul 28, 2015

RT @AlOraibi: .@sallykohn writes brilliantly 'We blame minority groups for individual crimes. Why do white radicals get a pass?' wpo.st/4tHS0

Jul 28, 2015

READ!!! from @sallykohn ---> We blame minority groups for individual crimes. Why do white conservatives get a pass? wpo.st/FvHS0

Jul 28, 2015

RT @CapehartJ: READ!!! from @sallykohn ---> We blame minority groups for individual crimes. Why do white conservatives get a pass? http://t…

Jul 28, 2015

We blame minority groups for individual crimes, @sallykohn writes. So why do white conservatives get a pass? wpo.st/lWIS0

Jul 28, 2015

RT @harrislynn: We blame minority groups for individual crimes. Why do white conservatives get a pass? ow.ly/QbPbn

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OPINI�N: 40 a�os despu�s, �qu� nos dej� la d�cada de los setenta?

mexico.cnn.com — La actriz Raquel Welch fue una de la imágenes de la revolución sexual de los años 60 y 70 (Getty Images/ Archivo). Caitlyn Jenner revoluciona las redes sociales ONU: 'El progreso de las mujeres en el mundo' Nota del editor: Sally Kohn es activista, articulista y comentarista para televisión.
Jul 26, 2015

RT @CNNMex: OPINIÓN: 40 años después, ¿qué nos dejó la década de los setenta? Por @sallykohn cnn.mx/n002IWK

Jul 25, 2015

RT @CNNMex: OPINIÓN: 40 años después, ¿qué nos dejó la década de los setenta? Por @sallykohn cnn.mx/n002IWK

The Seventies: The sex freakout

cnn.com — The 1970s saw the convergence of several phenomena related to sex, sexuality and gender. There was the women's liberation movement, in which women and girls who had been long told they were the inferior sex finally took to the streets, the courts and the voting booths to assert their equality.

Bill Cosby Rape Allegations New Evidence

refinery29.com — In another unsealed court deposition, Bill Cosby recounts how he pursued younger women. Cosby explains how he used Quaaludes in his sexual conquests, behavior he tries to make excuses for but which leads any sensible person to one conclusion - that Bill Cosby is a rapist. As recently as January
Jul 21, 2015

Bill Cosby is a rapist. And he’ll probably never see the inside of a court room. My latest for @Refinery29 refinery29.com/2015/07/91063/…

Should Bill Cosby lose Medal of Freedom?

cnn.com — At a White House press conference on Wednesday, President Obama suggested there is no way to revoke Bill Cosby's Presidential Medal of Freedom. And yet some United States senators have suggested doing just that. The easy thing would be, of course, letting Cosby keep his award.
Jul 17, 2015

RT @Eugene_Scott: Spend political energy/power on helping women like those who say they were attacked by Cosby. cnn.it/1fMkatY @CNNOpinion @sallykohn

Disney, Do It for My Daughter: Make a Film Starring Gay Characters

newrepublic.com — When the Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality, America did not burst into flames. It burst into rainbows. The White House and Niagara Falls and Mark Zuckerberg's face turned the colors of the pride flag.
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Sep 01, 2015

AAAACK!!!!!!! Again, BIG part of Trump's appeal is tapping into implicit--and explicit--bias and racial anxiety! twitter.com/greenhousenyt/…

Sep 01, 2015

2.7 MILLION women and men go to @PPact every year for contraception, Pap smears, breast exams. So @PPact = health ! twitter.com/robprovince/st…

Sep 01, 2015

Because she believes there's a #ConservativeWarOnWomen that threatens women's health & safety? vs you who clearly... twitter.com/lmlastla/statu…

Sep 01, 2015

Trump, Cruz and GOP want to shut down entire government unless funding cut for women’s health. #WarOnWomen continues politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Sep 01, 2015

RT @TEDTalks: "We are the new editors. We decide what gets attention based on what we give our attention to." — @sallykohn t.ted.com/iCIs2cw


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