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The Great Poondoggle: Does Naomi Wolf’s “Vagina” Point to Problems in Feminism?

The Great Poondoggle: Does Naomi Wolf’s “Vagina” Point to Problems in Feminism? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Naomi Wolf's Vagina was released last week to seemingly more critical flak than fanfare. Concisely, Wolf's cultural history of cunt, which employs lots of personal anecdotes, argues that a mind-vagina connection exists.
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Debunking 10 Tiresome Myths About Feminism

Debunking 10 Tiresome Myths About Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This week, the New York Post ran an op-ed written by Doree Lewak in which she expressed delight in being catcalled by strange men, while at the same time pointing a not-so-subtle finger at all those "unfun" feminists who keep telling her th...
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Actually, women, we do need feminism

Actually, women, we do need feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Actually, women, you do need feminism New Statesman The phenomenon began on Tumblr, with women taking photographs of themselves holding signs that explain their reasons for opposing feminism.
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How Gender Stereotypes Persist, Even in Virtual Worlds

How Gender Stereotypes Persist, Even in Virtual Worlds | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Motherboard How Gender Stereotypes Persist, Even in Virtual Worlds Motherboard Even so, mounting evidence suggests that the social baggage our real-life selves carry, particularly regarding gender, persists in virtual environments.
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Have Your Say: How do we sidestep teaching gender stereotypes to our children?

Have Your Say: How do we sidestep teaching gender stereotypes to our children? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Have Your Say: How do we sidestep teaching gender stereotypes to our children?
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How to end California's political gender gap

How to end California's political gender gap | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How to end California's political gender gap Los Angeles Times Moreover, the research is unequivocal: The more women in office, the more laws that are passed advancing gender equality, such as paid family leave and universal child care.
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Feminism Against Women?!

Feminism Against Women?! | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Guardian Liberty Voice Feminism Against Women? Guardian Liberty Voice Feminism is dead! Long live inequality! These are some of the mantras that one might see, viewing the latest viral social media.
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Norway's closely watched prostitution ban works, study finds

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's ban on buying sex has reduced human trafficking and has not increased violence against women, as some had feared, a study commissioned by the government said.Following the example (RT @newsaboutwomen: Norway's closely...
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Music: First Aid Kit on feminism, Haim and Kate Bush

Music: First Aid Kit on feminism, Haim and Kate Bush | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gigwise First Aid Kit on feminism, Haim and Kate Bush Gigwise We're feminists, but at the same time, we shouldn't have to talk about it at all, it should just be natural that we're doing music and that we're women.
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Give Irish women the right to choose

Give Irish women the right to choose | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Repeal the 8th amendment of the Irish constitution for a woman's right to choose.
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Stripping The Illusion: Lap Dancing Industry Exposed (YouTube)

The Lap Dancing Industry Exposed. (part 1) This film is the result of a collaboration between OBJECT.org.uk and women formerly in lap dancing, which brings t... (RT @newsaboutwomen: Stripping The Illusion: the lap dancing industry exposed.
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Black Women Are Killed by Police, Too

Black Women Are Killed by Police, Too | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Ferguson has blown open the conversation about police brutality. But we need to understand that "Black" does not only refer to men.
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7 young feminist role models

7 young feminist role models | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Well, this is just awesome. 7 young feminist role models you should know, courtesy of @suzbobadilla & @feministing: http://t.co/ZX6cTANZvj
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Sorry, Matthew Weiner, But The Pay Gap Is A Gender Issue

Sorry, Matthew Weiner, But The Pay Gap Is A Gender Issue | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Sorry, Matthew Weiner, But The Pay Gap Is A Gender Issue Huffington Post During a recent trip to HuffPost Live, Matthew Weiner addressed Jenji Kohan's comments about pay inequality for showrunners, saying the discrepancy is "not a gender issue." We...
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Over the Rainbow: Intersectionality and the Crossroads of Liberty

Over the Rainbow: Intersectionality and the Crossroads of Liberty | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @Femm_Artist: #Intersectionality and the Crossroads of #Liberty #Ferguson http://t.co/8mxQig8pdY @tweetthehorn @hornlifestyle #feminism
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The Fate of Feminism in Pakistan

The Fate of Feminism in Pakistan | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Fate of Feminism in Pakistan New York Times Feminism has been alive in Pakistan since the country was born.
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President Erdogan and the gender repercussions of political Islam

President Erdogan and the gender repercussions of political Islam | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
President Erdogan and the gender repercussions of political Islam Open Democracy My focus, on the other hand, will be from a gender-based viewpoint, stressing the urgency of not compromising over the rights and liberties of women and LGBT in this...
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Let's not fawn over male celebrity feminists

Let's not fawn over male celebrity feminists | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Salon Let's not fawn over male celebrity feminists: Making stars weigh in on women's ...
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Steubenville and Girls’ Futures

Steubenville and Girls’ Futures | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Why are we fretting over a #Steubenville rapist's future and not over Jane Doe's? http://t.co/vi9OjAxcSa
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The Goddess Project -The film that will empower womankind

The Goddess Project -The film that will empower womankind | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A grassroots documentary that will inspire women everywhere to overcome their fears and live the life of their dreams! (@newsaboutwomen Together we can create media to #EmpowerWomen & girls!
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The Second Wave of Backlash Against Anti-Rape Activism

The Second Wave of Backlash Against Anti-Rape Activism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Men are 32 times more likely to be struck by lightning than to be falsely accused of rape http://t.co/onxd0W75kN
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100 Inspiring Women

100 Inspiring Women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
These lesser-known women deserve to be recognised for the awesome things they accomplished.
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Petition: Repeal the 8th | Abortion Rights Campaign Ireland

Petition: Repeal the 8th | Abortion Rights Campaign Ireland | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @newsaboutwomen: If you haven't signed the petition to #RepealThe8th now is a great time to do so! http://t.co/XhiWpvlksa http://t.co/yg…;
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Feminism Is Not Just About Women’s Oppression

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3 Lessons Learned in Creating Gender-Balanced Entrepreneurship

3 Lessons Learned in Creating Gender-Balanced Entrepreneurship | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Susan Duffy: 3 Lessons Learned in Creating Gender-Balanced Entrepreneurship Wall Street Journal (blog) Gender matters. Gender-diverse boards run better performing companies; and women-led startups are on fire.
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Creating Gender and Cultural Diversity in Your Organization

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Creating Gender and Cultural Diversity in Your Organization Huffington Post Just as every company has a profit and revenue goal, every company should have gender and cultural diversity goals. Like any goal, these should stretch the organization.
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malek's curator insight, August 20, 4:23 AM

Look at the companies with the best practices for diversity, and you'll see these strategies and tactics in action.

• Novartis Pharmaceuticals, for instance -- No. 1 on Diversity Inc.'s Top 50 companies -- builds diversity and people-related objectives into annual performance reviews. It has a vice president of diversity and inclusion. And it has more than 15 employee resource programs aimed at encouraging diversity and talent development.