Feminist Friday #17

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It’s back! After a little break due to vacation and whatever, it’s time to get back on the feminist news track. With (American) election season kicking into high gear, there’s much to be discussed, and most of it is about women’s reproductive rights. Let’s do this. A terrible, terrible Republican actually said that “some girls …

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Feminist Friday #16

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Hollywood actresses tired of being asked fluffy questions about their diets and plans to have children while their male costars get the juicy theory questions strike back-some more sharply than others. http://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/film/hollywood-actresses-fed-up-with-fluffy-interview-questions#page2 There’s a teenage girl quarterback at a high school in Florida. Kick ass! http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/03/sports/girl-is-pioneer-at-quarterback-for-florida-high-school.html?_r=2&smid=tw-share A fascinating article about the “Good Girls Revolt” that happened when …

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Feminist Friday #14

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So I actually had a post last Friday, but forgot to post it….so this week has double the equality goodness!   In case you were wondering, turns out menstruating women do not attract bears. Science has now proved this. http://www.motherjones.com/blue-marble/2012/08/menstruating-women-do-not-attract-bear-attacks With the new administration in France comes a new minister of women’s rights. And this minister-a …

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Feminist Friday, Olympic Edition

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Hey hey! Took a little break on the Feminist Friday front, if you noticed. It’s been a hectic few weeks, but things are starting to slow down at work, and therefore here is some feministy goodness with an Olympic lean to it! -So the coverage of female athletes has been…interesting, eh? No doubt, the Olympics …

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Feminist Friday #13

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Heyooo my lovers of social justice and equality! Just a few things for you today-this week was the craziest yet at work and I have been working hustling and bustling all along. So it goes, eh? -The Huffington Post put together a list of the 50 Most Powerful Women over 50 who are inspiring and …

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Feminist Friday #12

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What a week! A hellish week, in fact. And I’m glad it’s over. And with that said FEMINISMMMM -Please go watch this video of Nicki Minaj being a bad ass and casually dismantling sexism in the music industry. While putting on her makeup and wearing a pink beehive. Girl’s got some issues I could contest-but …

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