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Gender Pay Inequity and the Mothering Penalty - The Courier-Journal (blog)

Gender Pay Inequity and the Mothering Penalty - The Courier-Journal (blog) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender Pay Inequity and the Mothering PenaltyThe Courier-Journal (blog)The topic: Gender Pay Equity. Of course, this is a pretty hot topic right now in Congress with both sides beating each other up and no clear direction for a solution.
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On the global fight for women's equality, Trudeau gets the basics right

On the global fight for women's equality, Trudeau gets the basics right | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It is tempting to dismiss the “feminist” foreign-aid makeover outlined by International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau last Friday as world-stage virtue signalling, or a sop to Justin Trudeau’s rather too fervent foreign admirers, or a shell-game exercise in political cynicism an
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Interview: Roxane Gay, the genre-spanning writer on oppressed and unruly bodies, and her new memoir, 'Hunger'

Interview: Roxane Gay, the genre-spanning writer on oppressed and unruly bodies, and her new memoir, 'Hunger' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The genre-spanning writer on oppressed and unruly bodies, and her new memoir, Hunger.
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Women in Tech Speak Frankly on Culture of Harassment

Women in Tech Speak Frankly on Culture of Harassment | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
More than two dozen women in the tech start-up industry spoke to The New York Times about being sexually harassed by investors and mentors.
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The real consequences of misogyny on-screen

Sexual violence against women has become a staple of mainstream entertainment. It’s a worrying trend.

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Writing a New Legacy: Leaving Wall Street in a New York Minute

A shoutout to all badass women everywhere! How one woman left Wall Street to found a NY-based magazine to create opportunities for young professionals, shed the light on women of the world, and make change for the better.
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Explaining White Privilege – The Best of Everyday Feminism

Explaining White Privilege – The Best of Everyday Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Everything you need to know about white privilege – what it means, examples, and what to do about white privilege as an anti-racist ally.
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The Lasting Impact Of 'Handmaid's Tale' Is The Activism It's Inspired

The Lasting Impact Of 'Handmaid's Tale' Is The Activism It's Inspired | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This is what resistance looks like in 2017.
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How we're working with reporters from around America to cover class and inequality

How we're working with reporters from around America to cover class and inequality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The national media failed to cover large swathes of the US pre-election, while rural voices have been quieted by the decimation of local news. This collaboration aims to remedy these issues
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The week in patriarchy: essentially unconscious from anger

The week in patriarchy: essentially unconscious from anger | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Senate Republicans proved they could be just as heartless as their House counterparts, targeting the most vulnerable among us with their healthcare bill
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What lies beneath the brave new world of feminist dystopian science fiction?

What lies beneath the brave new world of feminist dystopian science fiction? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
From the Bailey-prize-winning The Power to the bleakly compelling The Handmaid’s Tale, Leading writers explain why the genre is thriving
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A clumsy liberal’s guide to saying the right thing | Kevin McKenna

A clumsy liberal’s guide to  saying the right thing | Kevin McKenna | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Navigating the minefield of everyday conversation without treading on toes is almost impossible. But the well-meaning man must try…
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Recommended Summer Reads on Black Women’s History

Recommended Summer Reads on Black Women’s History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Summer is quickly approaching and if you’re anything like me, you’re already preparing your ultimate summer reading list. Consider adding one—or all—o
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Gloria Steinem says Black women taught her feminism, praises Black Lives Matter

Gloria Steinem says Black women taught her feminism, praises Black Lives Matter | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In an interview with theGrio, Gloria Steinem slams so-called “white feminism," and credits Black Lives Matter for uprooting both sexism and racism.
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20 Years of L.G.B.T.Q. Literature: A Timeline

20 Years of L.G.B.T.Q. Literature: A Timeline | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
From “The Vagina Monologues” to “The End of Eddy,” here are 25 books by and about L.G.B.T.Q. individuals that have shaped the genre.
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When Women Challenge Trump Politically, He Insults Them Physically

When Women Challenge Trump Politically, He Insults Them Physically | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
When women challenge Trump politically, he insults them physically.

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Why Feminism in Russia is Being Suppressed

Why Feminism in Russia is Being Suppressed | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Feminism has always been a controversial topic. The struggle between the two parties – feminists and LGBTQ+ community supporters vs their opponents – intensified after the presidential election of Donald Trump. The new-elected president was blamed for several questionable statements that touched upon minorities, and the issue blew up within a week. For America …
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RAW Deal: The WWE’s misguided brand of feminism

RAW Deal: The WWE’s misguided brand of feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The women's Money in the Bank match would’ve been a great moment to do things as the fans would’ve wanted, instead of swerving them for a heel reaction.
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Young women are harassed on the street 'almost every other day'

Young women are harassed on the street 'almost every other day' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
New research shows street harassment is happening more often than you might think, with young women experiencing catcalling, wolf-whistles, stares, and winks once every two days.
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Voices: We need to be engineers of feminism

Voices: We need to be engineers of feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The 2017 NCCWSL taught me that women struggle in all professional fields, not just in STEM. And we still have a long way to go.
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Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again review – the ferocious, urgent roar of young and angry feminism

Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again review – the ferocious, urgent roar of young and angry feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This audacious production explores the idea of theatre – and gender – as a construct, and is a testament to the strength of feminist performance in Australia
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The Untold History of Aretha Franklin's "Respect"

The Untold History of Aretha Franklin's "Respect" | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
On its 50th anniversary, Alicia Keys, Gloria Steinem, Christina Aguilera, and more reflect on the anthem's almighty power.
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'€5,000 would be a deterrent': the French minister who wants sexual harassment fines

'€5,000 would be a deterrent': the French minister who wants sexual harassment fines | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Meet Marlène Schiappa, the 34-year old blogger and novelist at the heart of Emmanuel Macron’s revolution
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Indonesian Muslim women engage with feminism

Indonesian Muslim women engage with feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The gathering of almost 500 female religious scholars in Indonesia in the world's first Female Clerics Congress shows Muslim women's fight for equality.
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Aranya Johar: You've probably seen her perform; now meet the feminist poet with a flair for rhymes

Aranya Johar: You've probably seen her perform; now meet the feminist poet with a flair for rhymes | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Aranya Johar's poem 'Brown Girl's Guide to Gender' made her a viral social media sensation. And with good reason.
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How I Know For Sure Trump Is No Match For Feminism

How I Know For Sure Trump Is No Match For Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This summer I will conclude my term as president of the National Organization for Women. As I prepare to pass the torch to the organization’s next president, I’ve been thinking a lot about what it will mean for her to lead in the age of Trump. And I’
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