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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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Is it time we agreed on a gender-neutral singular pronoun?

Is it time we agreed on a gender-neutral singular pronoun? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Some argue we need one for socially progressive reasons. Others simply want one to perfect their writing. But so far more than a hundred attempts have failed
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Gender differences are smaller than we think

Gender differences are smaller than we think | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Although gender plays a big part in our identities, new research finds men and woman aren't as different as we tend to think.
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6 Reasons To Stop Asking Women When They're Getting Married

6 Reasons To Stop Asking Women When They're Getting Married | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The only person entitled to an opinion on my life is me, and the decision of when or if to get married is my own to make. It finally happened.
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Men's Rights Activists have missed the point of feminism entirely

Men's Rights Activists have missed the point of feminism entirely | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Online forums that claim men are demonised by feminism only serve to propagate a lamentable and dangerous form of misogyny, writes Andrew Lowry
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saved by the bell hooks

saved by the bell hooks | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @BitchMedia: How did this Tumblr not happen sooner? Saved By the bell hooks. http://t.co/QLeYpsYUpc http://t.co/KiLdYHeqZM
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How Critics Have Failed Women Filmmakers

How Critics Have Failed Women Filmmakers | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the independent realm, talented female filmmakers are plentiful, and it’s critics who are best placed to gain them the recognition they deserve.
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On The Australian newspaper's sexist obituary of Colleen McCullough: we'll celebrate a woman for anything, as long as it's not her talent

On The Australian newspaper's sexist obituary of Colleen McCullough: we'll celebrate a woman for anything, as long as it's not her talent | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Australian’s obituary of Colleen McCullough is a sad reflection of how women’s lives are valued
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For Homeless Women, Having a Period Isn't a Hassle – It's a Nightmare

For Homeless Women, Having a Period Isn't a Hassle – It's a Nightmare | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As long as sanitary ware is classified as a "non-essential" and "luxury" item, and isn't given out for free like condoms, homeless women may be forced to shoplift for tampons and towels, or resort to using tissue from McDonald's toilets.
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Too many women in UK Prisons says minister

Too many women in UK Prisons says minister | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The number of women being sent to prison should be halved, says Justice Minister Simon Hughes.
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Ryan Gosling memes are officially good for feminism

Ryan Gosling memes are officially good for feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Mary Sue Ryan Gosling memes are officially good for feminism The Independent They found that while men in the experiment did not increase in identifying themselves as feminist, they were more likely to agree with feminist statements, concluding...
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WW2 women codebreakers reunited at Bletchley Park

WW2 women codebreakers reunited at Bletchley Park | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women who helped crack Hitler’s secret codes by operating the Colossus computer meet once again at Bletchley Park after seeing their picture in The Telegraph
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SCUM Manifesto - Valerie Solanas

S.C.U.M. Manifesto (Society for Cutting Up Men) by Valerie Solanas http://t.co/qiQVlBi9di #feminism #patriarchy #women #hegemony
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Women with disabilities excluded from domestic abuse law, say campaigners

Women with disabilities excluded from domestic abuse law, say campaigners | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Male carers who can prove they are acting in their partners’ interests would escape punishment under ‘coercive control’ legislation
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On the film 'Girlhood' by Céline Sciamma

On the film 'Girlhood' by Céline Sciamma | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“Girlhood” has the rebellious spirit of “Mean Girls” and “The Craft,” as well as a thoughtful introspectiveness of its own.
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In Our Own Voice | National Black Women's Reproductive Justice Agenda

In Our Own Voice | National Black Women's Reproductive Justice Agenda | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
@feministing In Our Own Voice: Black Women's #ReproJustice Agenda website is LIVE! http://t.co/vo9bzGfFo6
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Feminism Awakens In Himalayan Buddhist Art and Meditation

Feminism Awakens In Himalayan Buddhist Art and Meditation | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
On the left is Mahapajapati Gotami, the Buddha's stepmother and aunt and the first woman to request and receive ordination from the Buddha. In the mural seen here and immediately below she is accompanied by some of the first Buddhist nuns (biks...
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Gender bias in assessment of abstracts

Gender bias in assessment of abstracts | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This study is clearly modeled on the famous studies showing how differently a single CV is assessed depending on the name at the top of it. People sometimes respond to those, in my experience, by ...
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Closing the Wage Gap is Crucial for Women of Color and Their Families

Closing the Wage Gap is Crucial for Women of Color and Their Families | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
American women who work full time, year round are paid only 77 cents for every dollar paid to their male counterparts. But the wage gap is even larger for many women of color working full time, year
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The incarceration of domestic abuse survivors (infographic)

The incarceration of domestic abuse survivors (infographic) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Marissa Alexander should never have been convicted for shooting at the ceiling to scare off her abusive husband. On Tuesday, Alexander was “allowed” to fill the rest of her sentence at home, under house arrest.
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Domestic abuse funding shortage 'could cause more deaths'

WOMEN and children fleeing violent homes could be at risk following a shortfall in funding.
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In 2014 feminists spoke up. This year we're taking to the streets

In 2014 feminists spoke up. This year we're taking to the streets | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Sisters Uncut, which focuses on helping survivors of domestic violence, is at the heart of a new wave of direct-action feminism
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10 Abortion Myths That Need To Be Busted

10 Abortion Myths That Need To Be Busted | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Forty-two years ago, the landmark Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade granted American women the right to a legal abortion. Four decades later, it remains under attack.
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Self(ie)-Representation, Feminism and Motherhood

Self(ie)-Representation, Feminism and Motherhood | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I saw this quote on a Facebook meme today: The strongest actions for a woman is to love herself, be herself and shine amongst those who never thought she could. ( - author unknown) I wish it had co...
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