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Donald Trump, perhaps the most outspoken and provocative GOP presidential hopeful, has been making headlines worldwide for his political antics. Recently, much of Trump’s rhetoric has been geared toward personal attacks and undermining the other candidates. What he hasn’t been focusing on, has been explaining how he will ameliorate the conditions of the United States. In addition, Donald has come under severe scrutiny for his position on foreign immigrants, women, and his comments in general.

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            Vitaco, a well-known Australian corporation that deals primarily with health and wellness products, was publicly scorned for their low-carb chocolate bar advertisement. The ad portrayed a headless woman with emaciated arms, a perfectly airbrushed torso, and cleavage. “Keep Australia Beautiful… The Body Beautiful Bar”. This slogan, to which the company proudly supports, articulates the view that every woman should replicate the thin body-type. For young girls around the world who have not even fully undergone puberty, body image is a very serious issue.

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In her news article entitled “Torrence Collier, 11, says he faces racism, extreme bullying in Westport”, published on June 11, 2014 on CBC News, Lindsay Bird depicts the exasperating life of little Torrence Collier, an 11 years old year boy from Newfoundland who is victim of extreme racism and bullying at school. This 5th grade student is the only black child at St. Peter’s Academy in the town of Wesport. The author says the racist incidents includes racist comments and getting bullied every day by the other white students.

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 According to Merriam-webster, “Feminism is a collection of movements and ideologies aimed at defining, establishing, and defending equal political, economic, cultural, and social rights of women”. Feminism seems to be a good idea, but not everything has been fine. Some feminism advantages are: The women have gain equality. The women are able to participate in elections. The women are able to speak in public. The women are able to demand their rights.  

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