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What do letters of recommendation reveal about gender bias? - UC Berkeley (blog)

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What do letters of recommendation reveal about gender bias?UC Berkeley (blog)What am I going to do if I DO get interviews?). One question that had never crossed my mind was “Might I be at a disadvantage because of my gender?
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Feminism 2.0

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Social media has been changing our perception of women ever since we first logged on.
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Where are the women in African non-fiction?

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Where are the women in African non-fiction?
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Unlike fiction writing, where women writers are doing well, gender inequality in the African non-fiction literary scene remains an unambiguous and crippling problem.
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Why Sexual Violence Will Only End If We Get Boys On Board

Why Sexual Violence Will Only End If We Get Boys On Board | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
When photos of Jada, the 16-year-old American girl allegedly raped at a house party, went viral and sparked the hashtag #JadaPose, thousands of online supporters flocked to her aid in a bid to stop rape culture once and for all.
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Worst sales pitch ever: The ad industry’s shameless history of using feminism to sell products

Worst sales pitch ever: The ad industry’s shameless history of using feminism to sell products | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the age of "empowertising," it's worth asking whether feminism should be treated as a brand at all
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"Women Against Feminism" Facebook Group Is Woefully Misinformed

Village Voice (blog) "Women Against Feminism" Facebook Group Is Woefully Misinformed Bustle Now that there are plenty of relatable feminist icons to look up to, from Notorious RBG (that's Ruth Bader Ginsburg, for those of you not in the know) to...
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Gender Target Aims To Transform Malaysian Boards, But May Take Time

Gender Target Aims To Transform Malaysian Boards, But May Take Time | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender Target Aims To Transform Malaysian Boards, But May Take Time Forbes She is a longtime advocate of corporate governance and gender equality in the workplace and was on a committee set up by the Malaysian government to lobby for 30% female...
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Why all students need sexual consent education

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Jinan Younis: Rape and sexual assault are rife in British universities: men and women need to be taught that sex requires enthusiastic verbal agreement (RT @newsaboutwomen: Why all students need sexual consent education....

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Popaganda Episode: Sex, Condoms, and Abortion in Pop Culture

Popaganda Episode: Sex, Condoms, and Abortion in Pop Culture | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
We explore how pop culture takes on issues of reproductive rights in film and music. (RT @BitchMedia: Our new podcast episode is a winner: Sex, Condoms, and Abortion in Pop Culture.
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Debra Harrell and the mythology of bad black mothers

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You may not yet know the name Debra Lynn Harrell, but you’ve heard her story.

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'Friendship' Memoir Captures What Life is Like—For Youngish, Privileged New Yorkers, At Least

'Friendship' Memoir Captures What Life is Like—For Youngish, Privileged New Yorkers, At Least | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Emily Gould's memoir is good, for what it is.
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Micro Loans Helping Black Female Entrepreneurs

Micro Loans Helping Black Female Entrepreneurs | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Evelyn Hayes is the grand prize winner of the Black Enterprise Small Business University (SBU) powered by AARP.
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Interview: Corporatization of Universities Leads to Increased Academic Career Bias

Interview: Corporatization of Universities Leads to Increased Academic Career Bias | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Angela P. Harris speaks with Truthout about the challenges facing nonwhite and nonheterosexual academics and the increasing impact of the corporatization of universities. (Thought-provoking interview about #WOC in #academia.
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Profile of Laurie Penny, feminist nonfiction author and journalist

Profile of Laurie Penny, feminist nonfiction author and journalist | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Independent Unspeakable Things: Feminist author Laurie Penny subjected to 'vile sexist and ... The Independent “The backlash is on against sexual freedom for men and women and social justice ¬– and feminism needs to get braver.
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Indigenous Feminism, Politics and the Importance of Intersectionality

Indigenous Feminism, Politics and the Importance of Intersectionality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

Via Sylvia Brallier, Mhairi Mcalpine
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Retire the Bumbling Husband: He Isn't Helping

Retire the Bumbling Husband: He Isn't Helping | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Bumbling Husband is that lovable but incompetent man who just can't seem to keep himself out of trouble, much less keep a house in order. He is Homer Simpson, Peter Griffin....
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Two new videos explore different forms of gender expression

Two new videos explore different forms of gender expression | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Hot Hits Two new videos explore different forms of gender expression PinkNews.co.uk Australian model/DJ Ruby Rose and Jenny Lewis lead singer of indie rock band Rilo Kiley, explore different forms of gender expression in new original videos.
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Classic Critique: On 'Lean In', Sandburg and Facebook Feminism

Classic Critique: On 'Lean In', Sandburg and Facebook Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The congregation swooned as she bounded on stage, the prophet sealskin sleek in her black skinny ankle pants and black ballet flats, a lavalier microphone clipped to the V-neck of her black button-down sweater.
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Watch President Obama sign an executive order protecting against LGBT employment discrimination

Watch President Obama sign an executive order protecting against LGBT employment discrimination | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

President Obama sign an executive order protecting against LGBT employment discrimination http://t.co/HkSmcjK07m via @feministing

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All Women Are Feminists (and All Men Are Too)

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All Women Are Feminists (and All Men Are Too)
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There's no denying that there is a distinct backlash against feminism.
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Not Another Pretty Face: Gender Inequality in Hollywood

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Not Another Pretty Face is a satire following Donna, a model and aspiring actress struggling to find complex roles for women.

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Wage gap exists among women too: Females of color far behind their white peers

Wage gap exists among women too: Females of color far behind their white peers | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

OPINION - According to the National Women’s Law Center, black women only make 64 cents on the dollar to the salary of a white man and Latina women only make 54 cents on the dollar...

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BBC ordered to tackle 'gender imbalance' among presenters

BBC ordered to tackle 'gender imbalance' among presenters | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Guardian BBC ordered to tackle 'gender imbalance' among presenters The Guardian The trust, in its review of management's performance published on Monday in the BBC annual report for the 12 months to the end of March, said: “Content analysis...
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Seven Studies That Prove Mansplaining Exists

Seven Studies That Prove Mansplaining Exists | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It's not just you. Men interrupt women all the time.
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9 Photos That Prove These 'Women Against Feminism' Still Need Feminism

9 Photos That Prove These 'Women Against Feminism' Still Need Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Their disagreement doesn't make them right — it makes them brainwashed.
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On 'Feminist Times' the magazine

On 'Feminist Times' the magazine | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In a blow to independent journalism and the women's movement as a whole, The Feminist Times closed this week leaving behind a gaping hole in uncompromising pro-female literature.
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