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12 Things to Know in 2012: Gender Equality | Asian Development Bank

Gender discrimination costs lives. Close to 100 million women in Asia are estimated to be 'missing' because of discriminatory treatment in access to health and nutrition, pure neglect, or pre-birth sex selection.
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Will Pope Francis Walk the Talk on Sex Abuse?

Will Pope Francis Walk the Talk on Sex Abuse? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Will Pope Francis Walk the Talk on Sex Abuse? http://t.co/sRmOKONkCK
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3 Myths About Gender At Work Debunked Once And For All

3 Myths About Gender At Work Debunked Once And For All | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Fast Company 3 Myths About Gender At Work Debunked Once And For All Fast Company Despite gender barriers, Kestin and Vonk went on to become one of the most influential creative duos in advertising.
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Through a Child's Eyes

Through a Child's Eyes | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Kirsty Hopley is co-founder of Child Eyes – a campaign challenging the intrusion of 'sex sells' media into children's lives. She draws the connections between gendered toys and media in early child...
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Honoring History’s Forgotten Women, One-Too-Many Chardonnays At A Time

Honoring History’s Forgotten Women, One-Too-Many Chardonnays At A Time | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Honoring History’s Forgotten Women, One-Too-Many Chardonnays At A Time http://t.co/RzJZEaz2t5 @DrunkHistory
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2013: A Year Of White Supremacy and Racism In Mainstream Feminism

2013: A Year Of White Supremacy and Racism In Mainstream Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
When I write about 2013 being a year of White supremacy and racism, I don’t mean to imply that these are “new” things that happened in feminist space and politics. An adequate look at the history of...
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Women Make Up Only 26% Of Nominees for 66th Primetime Emmy Awards

Women Make Up Only 26% Of Nominees for 66th Primetime Emmy Awards | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There is a crisis of representation in the media. We live in a racially and ethnically diverse nation that is 51% female, but the news media itself remains staggeringly limited to a single demographic.
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What Young Feminists Need To Know About The Hobby Lobby Ruling

What Young Feminists Need To Know About The Hobby Lobby Ruling | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As a rising college senior, I’ve already been inundated with cautionary tales of being female while working in corporate America.
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Feminist Food & Culture Quarterly

Feminist Food & Culture Quarterly | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RENDER is a female-focused publication and online community on a mission to look at food culture through a feminist lens. (From the braintrust of former @BitchMedia interns: get new feminist food quarterly @RENDERfoodmag onto your plates!
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GIRL SUMMIT 2014

GIRL SUMMIT 2014 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I’m calling for an end to two of the biggest challenges facing girls around the world: female genital mutilation and child & forced marriage. Join me!
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Black Feminism’s New Wave

Black Feminism’s New Wave | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
#nn14 preview: Black Feminism's New Wave w/@karnythia @thewayoftheid @AngryBlackLady @FeministaJones http://t.co/UXbTWOM2zc
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Sexual assault and the state: A history of violence

Sexual assault and the state: A history of violence | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Please HELP or RT: New Shocking testimonies on #Egypt police & military #Women #Rape http://t.co/1eOjncEpVD @womensmediacntr
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Why Don't More People Call Themselves Feminists?

Why Don't More People Call Themselves Feminists? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It's 2014, and lots of women (and men) are still wary of embracing the term.
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Gender Trading Gap: Male executives fare better than their female colleagues

Gender Trading Gap: Male executives fare better than their female colleagues | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
International Business Times Gender Trading Gap: Male executives fare better than their female colleagues ...
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Industrial Feminism

Years ago when I first started exploring the topic of coming scarcity of fossil fuel energy I came across the idea that the ideological battle between Communism and Capitalism is really just...
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The myths around divorce and gold-digging wives obscure the reality

The myths around divorce and gold-digging wives obscure the reality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Joanna Moorhead: Women are usually left worse off financially than their exes, contrary to the stereotype portrayed in the media (RT @newsaboutwomen: The myths around divorce and gold-digging wives obscure the reality....
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Chilean Musician Ana Tijoux on Politics, Feminism, Motherhood & Hip-Hop as "a Land for the Landless"

http://www.democracynow.org - Chilean hip-hop artist and musician Ana Tijoux joins Democracy Now! in studio to perform some of her songs and talk about the political themes behind them. Tijoux...
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Bruised And Bloodied Disney Princesses Remind Us Domestic Violence Can Happen To Anyone

Bruised And Bloodied Disney Princesses Remind Us Domestic Violence Can Happen To Anyone | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
"When did he stop treating you like a princess?" That's the tag line of artist Saint Hoax's awareness campaign for domestic violence titled "Happy Never After." Similar to his first poster series "Princest Diaries," w...
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Finally, a Politician Admits to Having an Abortion Simply Because She Wasn’t Ready for a Baby

Finally, a Politician Admits to Having an Abortion Simply Because She Wasn’t Ready for a Baby | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Midterm elections are heating up and the race for lieutenant governor in Nevada is shaping up to be one of the more interesting statewide battles of the year.
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Sex Workers Stage Protests Against Police Crackdowns at the World Cup

Sex Workers Stage Protests Against Police Crackdowns at the World Cup | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As tourists flock to Brazil, the government has arrested dozens of legal sex workers.
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Real-Life Women Incarcerated in the "Orange is the New Black" Prison Are Now Inspiring Activists

Real-Life Women Incarcerated in the "Orange is the New Black" Prison Are Now Inspiring Activists | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The actual women who spent time in Danbury held a rally to demand prison reform.
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#YouOkSis: Black Women Speak Up About The Violence of Street Harassment and Solutions (with images, tweets)

#YouOkSis is a dialogue on: 1) Street harassment from *any* men in general, and how misogynoir complicates this for Black women.
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World Cup 2014 sees slew of sexist ads

World Cup 2014 sees slew of sexist ads | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Several British companies are causing offence with their sexist campaigns (RT @EavesCharity: World Cup 2014 sees slew of sexist ads http://t.co/ptpvEHnojm via @newsaboutwomen)...
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Trieu Thi Trinh, the Vietnamese Joan of Arc - Amazing Women In History

Trieu Thi Trinh, the Vietnamese Joan of Arc - Amazing Women In History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Lady Trieu Thi Trinh was a Vietnamese female warrior who managed, for a time, to successfully resist the Kingdom of Wu during their occupation of Vietnam.
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Women Writers Find a New Platform

Women Writers Find a New Platform | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There is a crisis of representation in the media. We live in a racially and ethnically diverse nation that is 51% female, but the news media itself remains staggeringly limited to a single demographic.
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Gender bias at work may start at home

Gender bias at work may start at home | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender bias at work may start at home TheNewsTribune.com The subject of gender equity is often discussed solely from the standpoint of equal pay, and that sets off a furor between those who cite estimates on how much less women earn than men and...
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