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Hot topics: Gender wage gap is higher on Wall Street than anywhere else - In-Forum

Hot topics: Gender wage gap is higher on Wall Street than anywhere else - In-Forum | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Hot topics: Gender wage gap is higher on Wall Street than anywhere elseIn-ForumWhile the gender pay gap on Wall Street is especially striking, the post-recession economy has not been kind in general to women, with men gaining some 768000 new jobs ...
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"That Time Of The Month": Teaching Your Mighty Girl About Her Menstrual Cycle

"That Time Of The Month": Teaching Your Mighty Girl About Her Menstrual Cycle | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
By Katherine Handcock, A Mighty Girl Communications SpecialistDo you remember having your period for the first time? Were you relieved, scared, confused? Did you know what was happening, or were you told after the fact?
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On Feminism, Frankenstein, and Freedom

On Feminism, Frankenstein, and Freedom | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter, Mary Shelley, shared life on earth for a mere 11 days. But though fate kept them apart, the two women together managed
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Top violator of women's rights around the world? It's Israel, says UN

Top violator of women's rights around the world? It's Israel, says UN | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Guess who is the number one violator of women’s rights in the world today? Israel. Violating the rights of Palestinian women.
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Feminist Media: Hell Bent on Changing the World

Feminist Media: Hell Bent on Changing the World | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @BitchMedia: Online editor @sarahmirk on the importance of sustaining a feminist media outlet like Bitch: http://t.co/svh10htEGg http://…
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Ireland Just Made History for LGBT Rights in One Landslide Popular Vote

Ireland Just Made History for LGBT Rights in One Landslide Popular Vote | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This is one of the biggest victories for LGBT people ever.
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Lifetime Pushes for Women in Film With New 'Broad Focus' Initiative

Lifetime Pushes for Women in Film With New 'Broad Focus' Initiative | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Lifetime is working toward giving women the chance to make a stronger presence within the film and entertainment industry. On Thursday, the network annou...
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Who Cares: Unpaid care work, poverty and women's / girls' rights (YouTube)

The film 'Who Cares' takes a unique approach to presenting research on unpaid care work linking women and girl's economic empowerment and their human ...
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Is Taylor Swift Really One of the New Faces of Feminism?

Is Taylor Swift Really One of the New Faces of Feminism? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There are numerous reasons as to why Taylor Swift is and is not the face of feminism.
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7 times women shut down sexist reporters

7 times women shut down sexist reporters | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Melissa McCarthy demanded "Would you do this to a man?" Here are some other great women who are sick of your shit VIDEO
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Invitation to Sign the ACLU Petition For Gender Equality in Film

Invitation to Sign the ACLU Petition For Gender Equality in Film | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Sexism in Hollywood has been rampant throughout its history.
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“Gender equality must remain a top priority in order to close the health equity gap worldwide”– UN's Lakshmi Puri

“Gender equality must remain a top priority in order to close the health equity gap worldwide”– UN's Lakshmi Puri | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

UN Women Deputy Executive Director, Ms. Lakshmi Puri. Photo: UN Women/Gustavo Gonzalez-Canali

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China's Women's Rights Movement Has Long History

China's Women's Rights Movement Has Long History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Earlier this year several feminists in China were arrested just before an international day celebrating women’s equality. They were some of the most visible activists in China and mostl...
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The language of distress: Black women’s mental health and invisibility

The language of distress: Black women’s mental health and invisibility | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
by Guilaine Kinouani I felt privileged to read Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie powerful words on depression. The piece, reportedly published in error, has now been removed. The courage and honesty it took...
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Hillary Unveils Her Plan to Advance Women's Rights (and Her Own Campaign)

Hillary Unveils Her Plan to Advance Women's Rights (and Her Own Campaign) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Clinton's fiery summit speech signals that, this time, she won't separate her advocacy for women from her presidential ambitions.
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10 Best Feminist Comedies on Netflix

RT @msmagazine: Veg out over the long weekend with one of these 10 great feminist comedies on @Netflix http://t.co/INeEvAYlD1
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Saudi Arabia’s Imprisoned Princesses Call For Revolution

Saudi Arabia’s Imprisoned Princesses Call For Revolution | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The plight of four imprisoned daughters of the late King Abdullah highlights how all women in Saudi Arabia lack essential human rights.
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20 years of Shamefully Scarce Funding for Feminists and Women’s Rights Movements

20 years of Shamefully Scarce Funding for Feminists and Women’s Rights Movements | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
For decades, the women’s rights movement and women’s rights organizations have been severely underfunded. AWID research in 2010 revealed that the median budget for 740 women’s organizations all over the globe was a miserly US$20,000.
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Feministing Reads: Maggie Nelson’s The Argonauts

Feministing Reads: Maggie Nelson’s The Argonauts | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Maggie Nelson’s new book The Argonauts (Graywolf Press) made me feel many things while reading, but nothing more often than giddy. So many kinds of joyfully awed, for so many reasons.
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Global Voices: Women's Rights as Human Rights (YouTube)

"Global Voices" produced for the Global Forum "Women's Rights as Human Rights." The "Women's Rights as Human Rights" conference links international ...
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The Journey of Women's Rights: 1911-2015 (YouTube)

United Nations - UN Women captures the journey of women's rights from 1911-2015, and key moments of the women's movements globally. UN Women: ...
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Underwear Campaign Challenges Gender Norms with Double-Mastectomy Mod

boundaries even further with its new ad campaign, which features shirtless women who have undergone double-mastectomies wearing the brand's unique, ...
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#SayHerName: Remembering Black Women and Girls Killed by Police

#SayHerName: Remembering Black Women and Girls Killed by Police | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: #SayHerName: Remembering Black Women and Girls Killed by Police http://t.co/54plBV5l49
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Australia: Gender equality gets a fresh boost with new fund

Australia: Gender equality gets a fresh boost with new fund | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @AWID Australia creates Gender Equality Fund & increases gender budget 18% despite lowering #foreignaid: #fundher" http://t.co/mw6A4CdUAx
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ADHRB Publishes New Report on Women’s Rights in Saudi Arabia

Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain is pleased to announce the publishing of a new report entitled The Evasion of Equality: A Report on the Implementation of Saudi Arabia’s Recommendations from the Special...
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