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I used to write do a little weekly round up called feminist friday. I thought it was a good feature in that I already spend so much of my free time keeping up with, and being hyper aware of, news that reflects the inherent misogyny in our culture, and ways that people-men and women-are fighting …

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Happy International Women’s Day!

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 (via) Some good reading on the internetz on this day of celebration, observance, and looking forward to more progress in the future. Alright, ladies!   Illustrated portraits of fabulous, trail-blazing women over at Brain Pickings. http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/01/07/the-reconstructionists/ Air France puts an all-female crew in the air (this should maybe not be such a rare occurrence, right?) …

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Feminist Friday #22

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Friday Friday Fridayyyyyy! Let’s get our feminism on ya’ll…   -On likeability and how the desire to be liked often prevents women from asserting their own power An excerpt: “The truth is that we don’t need everyone to like us, we need a few people to love us. Because what’s better than being roundly liked is …

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