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New Twitter Guide for Feminists | Gender Focus – A Canadian Feminist Blog

New Twitter Guide for Feminists | Gender Focus – A Canadian Feminist Blog | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Revised and expanded twitter guide of must-follows for feminists, selected by the editor of Gender Focus.
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The slippery slope of gender: why shaving and snacking are feminist issues

The slippery slope of gender: why shaving and snacking are feminist issues | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Property field_subheadline (Really fantastic article by @PennyRed http://t.co/o8nfACI0PE Read it, it makes perfect sense! #feminism #bodypolitics)
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The Media is (Still) Dominated by Men

The Media is (Still) Dominated by Men | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A new report reveals a prominent gender bias in major broadcast, print, online, and wire outlets (A new report from @womensmediacntr finds men still dominate media, w/ 63% of bylines belonging to men http://t.co/xys2jUSXqv...
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Addressing the Criminalization of Disability from a Disability Justice Framework: Centring The Experiences of Disabled Queer Trans Indigenous and People of Colour

Addressing the Criminalization of Disability from a Disability Justice Framework:  Centring The Experiences of Disabled Queer Trans Indigenous and People of Colour | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

By Abla Abdelhadi I write this piece in honour of the countless disabled queer trans Indigenous and People of Colour (IPOC) who have been criminalized, institutionalized, assaulted, tortured and or murdered by police/state agents, queer trans IPOC...

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Emily Lordi: Moving us beyond critique one artist at a time

Emily Lordi: Moving us beyond critique one artist at a time | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I am really not sure when I first read the work of Dr. Emily Lordi. It could have been her piece on Janelle Monae; maybe it was her piece on Bilal.
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Exclusion As Default: Female Geeks

Exclusion As Default: Female Geeks | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

A couple of years ago, while attending an SFF convention, I made the mistake of participating in a geek trivia contest. Normally, I love this sort of thing, even when I lose badly: I spent a not in...

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Gender gap seen in promotions at most law firms in Texas

Gender gap seen in promotions at most law firms in Texas | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Gender gap seen in promotions at most law firms in Texas
Dallas Morning News
But a Texas Lawbook study of 40 of the largest firms in the state shows that a serious gender gap continues to plague most law firms in Texas.
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A Bechdel test for philosophy papers

A Bechdel test for philosophy papers | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I have been thinking about an analogy to the Bechdel test for philosophy papers - this in the light of recent observations that women get fewer citations even if they publish in the "top" general philosophy journals (see also here).
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We should be talking about masculinity and violence after the Sandy Hook shooting and every day

We should be talking about masculinity and violence after the Sandy Hook shooting and every day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

We should be talking about masculinity and violence after the Sandy Hook shooting and every day http://t.co/aeUct4BEdT via @feministing

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Listening is the Root of Justice

Listening is the Root of Justice | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

So . . . Keep an eye out for a video blog I'll be posting later today, but in the mean time, someone asked me to repost a piece I had published in Good Men Project on Change From Within, so here 't...

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Gender divide seen in attitudes on investing

Gender divide seen in attitudes on investing | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender divide seen in attitudes on investing
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Hot Links: no title. Sports: The Mailbox · Spring game photos · Families at spring game · Beachy Barns · Medicare database · Contest: Get a family portrait · Home · News · Business.
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'Gender & The Economy' Event Spotlights Women's Economic Impact

'Gender & The Economy' Event Spotlights Women's Economic Impact | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @womensmediacntr: 'Gender & The Economy' Event Spotlights Women's Economic Impact live online on Tuesday. http://t.co/KKuO7StchR
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On Social Media, Cubans Speak Up for Feminism and Racial Justice

On Social Media, Cubans Speak Up for Feminism and Racial Justice | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Official media channels in Cuba say racism and sexism don't exist—bloggers know that's not true.
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Western corporations carve up Africa

Western corporations carve up Africa | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

A newly released report reveals how the British and American governments are facilitating the corporate takeover of African food systems. (RT @DrJaneChi: Corporate colonialism masquerading as aid.

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Hoorah! Veet Pulls Its Ad After Creating Hairy Controversy

Hoorah! Veet Pulls Its Ad After Creating Hairy Controversy | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A Veet ad stirs up controversy about shaming women into shaving.
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Obama: 'It's An Embarrassment' That We Don't Have Equal Pay

Obama: 'It's An Embarrassment' That We Don't Have Equal Pay | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is stepping up his call for equal pay for women, reinforcing a top election-year issue for Democrats eager to mobilize women to vote.

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Feminism cannot compromise on the liberation of women

Feminism cannot compromise on the liberation of women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Compromise cannot and should not be a feminist policy, argues Louise Pennington. (Should feminists be concerned about men's feelings?
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Camp allows boys who do not conform to gender to shine

Camp allows boys who do not conform to gender to shine | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Camp allows boys who do not conform to gender to shine
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Growing up can be hard enough. So imagine the difficulties faced by children who do not conform to society's gender norms.
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17 Women, Anyone of Whom Could Have Succeeded David Letterman

17 Women, Anyone of Whom Could Have Succeeded David Letterman | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
They REALLY need to get a lady.(RT @womensmediacntr: 17 Women Who Should Replace David Letterman When He Retires in 2015 http://t.co/LXHzDnwLOM via @marieclaire)...
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President Obama Takes a Stand for Women on Equal Pay Day

President Obama Takes a Stand for Women on Equal Pay Day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

RT @msmagazine: President Obama has taken a stand for women on #EqualPayDay2014 http://t.co/CAkwXzSmNo

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Campus safety committee fails to recognize violence as violence

Campus safety committee fails to recognize violence as violence | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

RT @knowyourIX: .@wagatwe: "Every rape is an act of violence. Every rape is a violent rape." http://t.co/22X6foicQH via @feministing #SAAM

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The Third Wave Fund: empowering communities to fight for gender, racial, and economic justice

The Third Wave Fund: empowering communities to fight for gender, racial, and economic justice | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

The Third Wave Fund (TWF) is a feminist, activist foundation that works nationally to support the vision and voices of young women, transgender and gender nonconforming youth. I came across the TWF...

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An Interview with "Saturday Night Live" Writer Katie Rich

An Interview with "Saturday Night Live" Writer Katie Rich | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
We talk with the newly hired SNL writer about the business of being funny.
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How the Cult of Internet Openness Enables Misogyny

Social media harassment and "brogramming" culture have become synonymous with the Internet. It doesn't have to be this way.

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How Apps and Social Media Are Being Used to Judge Women

How Apps and Social Media Are Being Used to Judge Women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Between skinny apps and a campaign capturing images of women eating, social media is becoming another medium for making women feel bad about themselves.
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Ms. Opinionated: How Do I Deal With My Partner's Low Self-Esteem?

Ms. Opinionated: How Do I Deal With My Partner's Low Self-Esteem? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Advice columnist Nicole Georges responds to a tricky relationship question. (Essencial. RT @BitchMedia From our advice column this week: Help on dealing with a partner's low self-esteem.
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