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Racism and Sexism Go Hand in Hand in Opposition to VAWA Reauthorization

Racism and Sexism Go Hand in Hand in Opposition to VAWA Reauthorization | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
In spite of being passed by a super majority of the Senate, the Republican dominated House of Representatives allowed the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
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Orientalist Feminism Rears its Head in India | "Can the West save brown women from brown men?"

Orientalist Feminism Rears its Head in India | "Can the West save brown women from brown men?" | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Can the West save brown women from brown men?
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Why I don't call myself a “feminist” - Beyond Black & White

Why I don't call myself a “feminist” - Beyond Black & White | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Any black woman trying to convince me otherwise (1) has not been exposed to white-privilege centered feminism long enough (2) never had any intention of representing their interests as a black woman, and thus have been spared that hurtful...
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"Feminism is for everybody" Bell Hooks (pdf)

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le projet d'amour: On Feminism: Victim Blaming

le projet d'amour: On Feminism: Victim Blaming | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Again, it's not just a feminist thing, it's a class thing. It's a money thing. It's a problem of capitalist society. That's why I think often feminism links to Marxism and socialism, I don't just want to help one bunch of people, I want to ...
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The Right to Love Without Violence

The Right to Love Without Violence | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
A work of daring truth telling by women and LGBTQ people to unite gender justice movements and claim the right to love and live freely without persecution (Do you believe in the right to love without violence?
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VQR » Blog » A Range of Perspectives on Feminism & The Female Conscience

VQR » Blog » A Range of Perspectives on Feminism & The Female Conscience | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Throughout the past two months, we've been featuring a range of voices on feminism, to complement our Fall 2012 issue on The Female Conscience. Here's a
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Womanism - Bibliography

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Swaziland gets Africa’s first female Anglican bishop, Ellinah Wamukoya

MBABANE, Swaziland — As the Church of England weighs whether it will allow women to become bishops, the Anglican Church has ordained its first female bishop in Africa.
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Changing their World: Concepts and practices of women’s movements 2nd Edition / Library / Home - AWID

Changing their World: Concepts and practices of women’s movements 2nd Edition / Library / Home - AWID | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
awid.org offers the latest news, in-depth analysis, practical tools, announcements and jobs on women's rights and gender and development from around the world.
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The wage gap (cartoon)

The wage gap (cartoon) | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
The wage gap....
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Anticapitalist Feminist Struggle, and Transnational Solidarity - an interview with Chandra Talpade Mohanty (77 min. 2007/2011)

Anticapitalist Feminist Struggle, and Transnational Solidarity - an interview with Chandra Talpade Mohanty (77 min. 2007/2011) | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Anticapitalist Feminist Struggle, and Transnational Solidarity (77 min, 2007/2011) is based on an interview with Chandra Talpade Mohanty, March 2007.
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Defanging Feminism – Gail Dines « Dead Wild Roses (video)

Gail Dines knocks this talk out of the park – Neo-Liberalism is exposed, and all the ill-effects that come with that particular set of toxic ideals. Some quotes from the video: “There is no such thing as cheap labour, there is only ...
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“Feminism is itself a challenge. Feminism is a...

“Feminism is itself a challenge. Feminism is a... | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
“Feminism is itself a challenge. Feminism is a challenge to the way things are in the world. It is by definition an oppositional movement, because it’s trying to accomplish something. I’ve never...” ("Feminism is itself a challenge.
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Trickle-Down Feminism | Dissent Magazine

Trickle-Down Feminism | Dissent Magazine | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @MHarrisPerry: RT @AJCProject: Trickle-Down Feminism 
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Poem for South African Women presented at the United Nations in 1978 by June Jordan

Poem for South African Women presented at the United Nations in 1978 by June Jordan | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Poem for South African Women Commemoration of the 40,000 women and children who,  August 9, 1956, presented themselves in bodily protest against  the “dompass” in the capital of apartheid....
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50 Pearls of Amazing Feminine Wisdom | Amazing Women Rock

50 Pearls of Amazing Feminine Wisdom | Amazing Women Rock | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
SheQuotes quotes women exclusively on Twitter and Facebook. This week's favourite quotes are listed below.  If you use these quotes, please attribute them to the women who said them.
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Feminist Media Theory: Iterations of Social Difference

Feminist Media Theory:<br /> Iterations of Social Difference | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
IN THIS ISSUE Introduction by Jonathan Beller About this Issue by Catherine Sameh About the Contributors Recommended Reading Online Resources PART 1 Mediating the Social In the Aporia of Ontology and Epistemology: Toward a Politics of Measure by...
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5 Reasons Why So Many People Believe Feminism Hates Men and ...

5 Reasons Why So Many People Believe Feminism Hates Men and ... | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
One of the biggest myth about feminism is that it hates men - a myth that too many people believe unfortunately and one that turns off people who agree with the tenants of feminism.
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A Case for Islamist Feminism | The Platform

A Case for Islamist Feminism | The Platform | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
While it faces much opposition, Islamic Feminism stands on firm ground and is a much needed addition to the discourse on Islam and Muslim societies, and the treatment of women.

Via Infidel Patriot, Venus Evans-Winters
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The mythical 'war on men' - CNN

The mythical 'war on men' - CNN | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
The mythical 'war on men'CNNEditor's note: Michael Kimmel is distinguished professor of sociology at Stony Brook University and author of "Guyland" and "The Guy's Guide to Feminism," among other books.
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Tiger Beatdown › MY FEMINISM WILL BE INTERSECTIONAL OR IT WILL BE BULLSHIT!

@kerrizor @Wendy_RM @ashedryden Two of my faves.
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State feminism in Tunisia: reading between the lines | openDemocracy

State feminism in Tunisia: reading between the lines | openDemocracy | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
The Tunisian experience with state feminism is a model to draw lessons from, especially for the Arab-Muslim countries whether governed by liberal autocratic regimes or Islamist regimes: whenever the regime talks in favour of ...
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Social Justice Feminism by Verna Williams, Kristin Kalsem :: SSRN

Social Justice Feminism by Verna Williams, Kristin Kalsem :: SSRN | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
For the past three years, women leaders from national groups, grassroots organizations, academia and beyond have gathered to address dissonance in the women's m...
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What Do You Know, Feminism Really DOES Work | Marriage 3.0 | Big Think

What Do You Know, Feminism Really DOES Work | Marriage 3.0 | Big Think | Exploring Feminism | Scoop.it
Worth reading."What Do You Know, Feminism Really DOES Work" ..
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