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Jill began blogging for Feministe in 2005. She has since written as a weekly columnist for the Guardian newspaper and in April 2014 she was appointed as senior political writer for Cosmopolitan magazine.
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  1. Shannon Drury
    Shannon Drury September 27, 2011 at 12:20 pm |

    Thanks for posting this. I’ll be reposting it myself to ensure that Kelly Schomberg’s story is heard.

  2. Luna
    Luna September 27, 2011 at 3:10 pm |

    If the G20 summit in Toronto is any indication, this story will be added to a list of stories and nothing will come of it. It’s disgusting.

  3. konkonsn
    konkonsn September 27, 2011 at 5:20 pm |

    I’m kind of…heartened? I mean, it’s terrible what happened, but someone is feeling threatened by these protests. Yay? Or maybe that’s a bad thing…maybe they’re just stamping out the little fires before they get too hot.

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  5. Joe
    Joe September 28, 2011 at 12:33 am |

    Bless your heart. Plead not guilty.

  6. Marksman2010
    Marksman2010 September 28, 2011 at 2:03 pm |

    The United States of America.

    Great country, ain’t it? I can just feel that freedom and liberty coursing through my veins right now.


  7. Joy
    Joy September 29, 2011 at 12:16 am |

    I hope everyone there gets the best ACLU lawyers and sues the f***ing hell out of those ratb******s !!!!!!!

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  9. Dave
    Dave October 12, 2011 at 3:06 pm |

    Don’t break the law and you won’t get maced. The whole idea of mace is to do you no phycial harm but encourage you to cease your illegal activity.
    If you can’t do the time, don’t do the crime.

  10. Agustin Goldis
    Agustin Goldis October 24, 2011 at 12:25 am |

    Wall Street with the help of republican­s (and some democrats) have sucked this country dry with their shameless greed. After being bailed out by taxpayers they pay themselves lavish salaries and obscene bonuses and then complain bitterly if asked to contribute to the country.

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