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25 Reasons I Need Feminism - Gurl.com

25 Reasons I Need Feminism - Gurl.com | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What is feminism and who needs it? 16 Duke University college students take back the term and start a PR campaign to raise awareness about what feminism actually is.
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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”– Lakshmi Puri

“Gender equality must remain a top priority in order to close the health equity gap worldwide”– 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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How to Promote Gender Equality in the Workplace

How to Promote Gender Equality in the Workplace | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
We need to treat people as unique individuals rather than as members of their social category. We need to broadcast examples of how traditional stereotypes are wrong.
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Nordic nations at top on gender equality: World Economic Forum rankings

Nordic nations at top on gender equality: World Economic Forum rankings | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A 2010 Swedish government study showed that for each month the father takes leave, the mother's future annual income increases by 7 %.
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In new study, 1 in 3 college women had experienced sexual assault by sophomore year

In new study, 1 in 3 college women had experienced sexual assault by sophomore year | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A new study published in The Journal of Adolescent Health confirms that about 1 in 5 college women experience rape or attempted rape on campus.
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The Ecofeminism of the Movie 'Mad Max'

The Ecofeminism of the Movie 'Mad Max' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The most badass people in all of "Fury Road" are a group of old women who love the earth.
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Report: Canada takes steps to help women entrepreneurs, has room to grow

Report: Canada takes steps to help women entrepreneurs, has room to grow | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Government initiatives to support working families are pushing women entrepreneurship forward in Canada, but sparse access to capital for women is a limiting factor, according to Dell’s Global Women Entrepreneur Leaders Scorecard, an annual study...
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Gender inequality in Spain: glass ceiling or steel barrier ...

Gender inequality in Spain: glass ceiling or steel barrier ... | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
That the gap continues, between the laws to promote gender equality and the reality of life for women, is what characterises attempts to alter the balance of power between the sexes in Europe, where the principle of equal pay ...
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Are Women's Rights in Africa a Matter of Supply and Demand ...

Are Women's Rights in Africa a Matter of Supply and Demand ... | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
From 50/50 campaigns to the SADC Gender Protocol Summit, increasing women's political leadership has been on the top of gender equality agendas since the mid-1990s. But women's rights advocates also recognize that, ...
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Why Gender Equality Is a Sustainable Approach to Innovation

Why Gender Equality Is a Sustainable Approach to Innovation | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender equality from cradle to grave, then? Yes, because as the Nordic Ministers for Equality highlighted at the UN's Commission on the Status of Women in New York this week, equality benefits men as well as women.
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Amnesty slams Afghanistan's 'failure' to protect women rights defenders

Amnesty slams Afghanistan's 'failure' to protect women rights defenders | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women human rights defenders in Afghanistan are facing mounting threats of violence and sexual assault, a new AI report found. Despite the gains made over the past decade, laws meant to support them exist on paper only.
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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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'Orange is the New Black' Shonda Rhimes and Jenji Kohan Win Global Women's Rights Awards

'Orange is the New Black' Shonda Rhimes and Jenji Kohan Win Global Women's Rights Awards | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Shonda Rhimes and Jenji Kohan were recognized for "changing the face of media" by the Feminist Majority Foundation at the 10th annual Global Women's R
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Climate Change and Feminist Environmentalisms

Climate Change and Feminist Environmentalisms | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
By Cristina Awadalla, Piper Coutinho-Sledge, Alison Criscitiello, Julie Gorecki, and Sonalini Sapra Climate change impacts us all, from the itty-bitty crawler in your garden to the mother in Africa who spends most of her days dangerously trekking...
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10 Brilliant Women On Why We Need Feminism, Illustrated

10 Brilliant Women On Why We Need Feminism, Illustrated | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the series "We Are Entitled To Wear Cowboy Boots To Our Own Revolution," illustrator Ellen T. Crenshaw has created the closest thing we've ever found to feminist baseball cards. Crens
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85 Films By and About Women of Color, Courtesy of Ava DuVernay and the Good People of Twitter

85 Films By and About Women of Color, Courtesy of Ava DuVernay and the Good People of Twitter | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
If you were on Twitter recently, you might have seen director Ava DuVernay's clever call to social media to name films with "black, brown, native or Asia
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Book: 'Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment' by Patricia Hill Collins

Patricia Hill Collins’ Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment develops an intersectional approach to the analysis of oppression. Collins argues that...
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Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel on Women's Rights, Islam & Giving Back

Saudi Arabian Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel talks to the Wall Street Journal's Lee Hawkins about her efforts to persuade Saudi officials to lift laws that prohibit ...
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Making Women's Rights a Reality in Angola

Making Women's Rights a Reality in Angola | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Since its ratification, women's groups and local organizations in Angola have been hard at work to make the rights enshrined in the Maputo Protocol a reality for Angolan women. This is no easy task. Our partner Plataforma ...
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Same-Sex Marriage, Women's Rights, Health

(Bloomberg) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks about efforts to improve women's rights and the outlook for legalizing same-sex marriage.
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Opinion: Let’s Grant Women Land Rights and Power our Future

Opinion: Let’s Grant Women Land Rights and Power our Future | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women's land rights are key to sustainable agriculture - Op-ed by @UNCCD Chief M. Barbut http://t.co/o52mGKtBsy http://t.co/tjaO5LhRsW
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