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MAKERS: A Good Women’s History Lesson, But Misses Younger Feminists

MAKERS: A Good Women’s History Lesson, But Misses Younger Feminists | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
Tuesday night, PBS debuted MAKERS: Women Who Make America, a three-hour documentary on the women’s movement. It was complemented online by a robust Twitter conversation.
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Stream the production at http://www.makers.com/documentary/

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Coffee Party Feminists & Lunch with Louden are both parts of the BE THE MEDIA Project by Coffee Party USA

Coffee Party Feminists & Lunch with Louden are both parts of the  BE THE MEDIA Project by Coffee Party USA | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it

The Coffee Party USA membership believes that money-in-politics is the keystone issue in this republic's democracy today. WOMEN are now targets for special interests that use the influence of their political contributions to impose their religious, economic, and political will. Coffee Party Feminists is a part of the BE THE MEDIA project. It is intended to share evidence of special interest targeting and to report on actions being taken across America to defend and restore women's rights.


When you JOIN the Coffee Party or RENEW your membership, you become one of the grass roots funders of our BE THE MEDIA Project. 


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What would Joseph Campbell say about Donald Trump? He should’ve already been exposed as Darth Vader

What would Joseph Campbell say about Donald Trump? He should’ve already been exposed as Darth Vader | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
A reflection of Campbell's teachings and how they apply to the hero's journey that Trump claims he's on
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Every heroic epic has an evil challenge. Our challenge is to be the boots on the ground, armed with commitment, civility and reason. 

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American women are dominating the Games, and it didn't happen by accident

American women are dominating the Games, and it didn't happen by accident | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
With just a few days left in the Rio Olympics, the final verdict is in and the winners are the U.S. women, Bill Plaschke writes.
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Girl Power Rocks!

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Verify Your Registration Status + Find Your Polling Place - HeadCount

Verify Your Registration Status + Find Your Polling Place - HeadCount | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
HeadCount provides a comprehensive voter information hub where you can find your polling place, see what's on your ballot, verify your voter registration status, or answer almost any voting-related question.
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Abbey D'Agostino and Nikki Hamblin show true Olympic spirit after crash

Abbey D'Agostino and Nikki Hamblin show true Olympic spirit after crash | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
Abbey D’Agostino of the United States and Nikki Hamblin of New Zealand were involved in a collision that effectively ended any dreams of contending in Tuesday’s 5,000-meter qualifier. The moment started when Hamblin fell while running in the middle of the pack. It caused her to unintentionally trip
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Rubio: No abortions for Zika-infected women

Rubio: No abortions for Zika-infected women | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
The link between the abortion debate and Zika has grown in recent months.
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Court strikes down North Carolina voter ID law

Court strikes down North Carolina voter ID law | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
A federal appeals court has struck down North Carolina's voter identification law, holding that it was "passed with racially discriminatory intent."
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Rebroadcast for Easter: "Art Killing Apathy" - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee

Rebroadcast for Easter: "Art Killing Apathy" - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
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Rand Paul Tosses Libertarian Supporters For The Religious Right - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee

Rand Paul Tosses Libertarian Supporters For The Religious Right - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
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Is TV News A Roadblock To Progress On Racial Equality? - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee

Is TV News A Roadblock To Progress On Racial Equality? - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
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Arizona Governor Signs Controversial Abortion Bill Into Law

Arizona Governor Signs Controversial Abortion Bill Into Law | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
PHOENIX, March 30 (Reuters) - Arizona's Republican governor, Doug Ducey, said on Monday he has signed into law a controversial measure blocking women from buying insurance that includes abortion coverage through the federal healthcare exchange.
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235 Anti-Choice Bills Proposed in State Legislatures Since January

235 Anti-Choice Bills Proposed in State Legislatures Since January | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
Anti-choice lawmakers in state legislatures nationwide have continued a steady crackdown on abortion rights in 2015, while also introducing some never before seen kinds of legislation that would restrict reproductive health care in radical and...
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Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they are not out to get you.

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Tell your Senators to stop standing between women and justice - National Women's Law Center

Tell Senate to vote on the President's SCOTUS nominee.
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The due process of law is the friend of us all.

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It's Not Just Texas. Maternal Deaths Are High Across The U.S. and Getting Worse

It's Not Just Texas. Maternal Deaths Are High Across The U.S. and Getting Worse | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
We're failing women.
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A constellation of systemic health care failures! 
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Happy birthday, 19th Amendment!

Happy birthday, 19th Amendment! | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
Today, we celebrate the anniversary of the 19th Amendment (ratified August 18, 1920). Here’s what you need to know.
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The amendment was first introduced in 1878. Forty-one years later, in 1919, it was approved by congress. August 18 marks the day Tennessee became the 38th state to ratify the amendment.

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Milwaukee Officials: Black Youth, Single Mothers Are Not Responsible for Systemic Failings—You Are - Rewire

Milwaukee Officials: Black Youth, Single Mothers Are Not Responsible for Systemic Failings—You Are - Rewire | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
Milwaukee has multiple problems: poverty, a school system that throws out Black children at high rates, and lack of investment in all citizens' quality of life.
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Planned Parenthood Will Start Registering Voters At Its Clinics

Planned Parenthood Will Start Registering Voters At Its Clinics | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it

By Laura Bassett, Senior Politics Reporter, The Huffington Post

 

"The health care provider wants to "engage historically disenfranchised communities."

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The truth about politics: Campaigns end on Election Day — revolutions don’t

The truth about politics: Campaigns end on Election Day — revolutions don’t | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
Bernie Sanders' success emerged from the battered soul of working-class America — and they're not going anywhere
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Poorer Latina and Black Women Were Most Screwed Over By Texas Abortion Ban | Broadly

New figures show that Hispanic and black women were disproportionately affected by the Texas abortion law struck down by the Supreme Court. Advocates explain why poor women are more likely to get screwed by the system.
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Report: LA Minimum Wage Increase Would Be ‘Economic Stimulus’

Report: LA Minimum Wage Increase Would Be ‘Economic Stimulus’ | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
The Los Angeles City Council is considering a proposal to raise the sprawling city’s minimum wage to $15.25 an hour, joining a handful of cities across the country taking steps to ensure the financial stability of some of their lowest-income...
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...and a move toward economic equity.

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11 of 12 defendants in Atlanta schools case found guilty - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee

11 of 12 defendants in Atlanta schools case found guilty - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
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Duke Says Student Admitted Hanging Noose - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee

Duke Says Student Admitted Hanging Noose - I Take LIBERTY With My Coffee | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
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Standardized Testing, Spying And The Indoctrination Of Our Youth

Standardized Testing, Spying And The Indoctrination Of Our Youth | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
A  fourth grade Florida girl made a huge impact at a school board meeting concerning the FSA, where she shot down any arguments for its existence within three minutes. At the end, she received a standing ovation. She spoke of being treated as a number, of being an honor roll student, and how unfairly this testing reflects her intelligence and her final grade. She spoke of the undue pressure and stress involved. Then comes up with an amazing concept: Test at the beginning, middle and end of the school year.
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‘Personhood’ Amendment Could Be Considered in Louisiana

‘Personhood’ Amendment Could Be Considered in Louisiana | Coffee Party Feminists | Scoop.it
A Louisiana Republican pre-filed a bill Tuesday that would call for a constitutional amendment to define life as beginning at conception.
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Here we go again. 

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