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Mark Udall
Cosmopolitan goes political [Commentary]
Cosmopolitan goes political [Commentary]

Every news outlet you can think of has had something to say about Ray Rice. Plus one you might not think of. Cosmopolitan. On its website, the magazine famous for its naughty bedroom advice published a sad and searing commentary by author Roxane Gay on Janay Rice and domestic abuse. The appalling number of battered spouses — one in four women and one in seven men — has not moved the needle on this issue, she said, and she didn't think a video record of it would, either. Not exactly what you'd expect to hear from Cosmo. Not exactly "15 Best Boobs of September." But the magazine that empowered women in the bedroom under the leadership of saucy Helen...