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lipstick-feminists: “ [TW: sexual and physical assault] globalpost: “ MUMBIA, India — On July 9, a group of men attacked a girl after she stepped out of a club on a busy street in Guwahati, Assam. A...
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Five myths about the gender pay gap

Five myths about the gender pay gap | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Five myths about the gender pay gap Washington Post As Harvard labor economist Claudia Goldin has said: “There is a belief, which is just not true, that women are just in bad occupations and if we just put them in better occupations, we would solve...
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Feminists We Love: Marissa Alexander

Feminists We Love: Marissa Alexander | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Marissa Alexander is a Feminist We Love because her struggle for freedom exemplifies the mission and vision of The Feminist Wire (.@thefeministwire is in unwavering solidarity with the movement to @freemarissanow.
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The Male-Led Campaign To End Female Stereotyping in Hollywood

The Male-Led Campaign To End Female Stereotyping in Hollywood | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Robert Schepyer is working on a new satirical film, ‘Not Another Pretty Face,’ about a woman who accidentally lands her ideal role in Hollywood — one written for a man.
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Pro-Choice Activists Stand Up for Abortion Providers in New Orleans

Pro-Choice Activists Stand Up for Abortion Providers in New Orleans | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @AntSeattle: RT@msmagazine #ProChoice ActivistsStandUp4 #AbortionProviders #NewOrleans http://t.co/0Oywxs2m2B #ReproJustice @feministcam…
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Why I Still Need Feminism

Why I Still Need Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Over the last few weeks, the internet has been buzzing about anti-feminism. There’s a tumblr, a hashtag and all sorts of proclamations by women about why they don’t need feminism. And predictably ...
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Feminism is on a high – but it needs a strong intellectual voice

Feminism is on a high – but it needs a strong intellectual voice | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Joanna Biggs: This year, female activists have been full of energy – but unfocused. In 2014, they need to unite to effect change
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David Cameron’s FGM drive cannot obscure his dismal record on vulnerable women

David Cameron’s FGM drive cannot obscure his dismal record on vulnerable women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Tanya Gold: If he believes in women’s rights, why have rape counselling and domestic violence services been decimated by this government? (RT @newsaboutwomen: David Cameron’s FGM drive cannot obscure his dismal record on vulnerable women....
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Feminism's next wave: Economic justice for working women

Feminism's next wave: Economic justice for working women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Feminism's next wave: Economic justice for working women MSNBC Fast forward a couple of years and feminism is having a moment in the spotlight again.
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What "Witches of East End" Teaches Us About Patriarchy

What "Witches of East End" Teaches Us About Patriarchy | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The series reminds us how cultures vilify women who are "weird." (Perhaps a mere justification for watching a witch show: smash patriarchy: @BitchMedia on @witchesofeast http://t.co/YZKwEGYYyC)...
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New York City's tech gender gap is nation's largest

New York City's tech gender gap is nation's largest | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Report: City's tech gender gap is nation's largest Crain's New York Business While the troublesome gender gap in tech has become a familiar trope nationwide, a new study finds that the widest such gap can be found in Silicon Alley.
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Feminist Science Fiction is the Best Thing Ever

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Feminist Science Fiction Is the Best Thing Ever VICE (blog) Consider The Female Man, a 1970 science fiction novel by the late Joanna Russ, which takes place in four worlds inhabited by four different women who share the same genotype and whose...

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Women Penalized for Promoting Women, Study Finds

Women Penalized for Promoting Women, Study Finds | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Is dedication to diversity a liability in the workplace?
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Gender bias in the film industry: 75% of blockbuster crews are male

Gender bias in the film industry: 75% of blockbuster crews are male | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Guardian Gender bias in the film industry: 75% of blockbuster crews are male The Guardian Figures seen by the Guardian have revealed that gender disparity is entrenched in the film industry, where more than three-quarters of the crew involved...
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Women redefining cinematic feminism

Women redefining cinematic feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
News & Observer Women redefining cinematic feminism News & Observer Here are a few more examples of the women who have redefined cinematic feminism.
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Over half of tribunal cases involve sex discrimination, research finds

Over half of tribunal cases involve sex discrimination, research finds | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The proportion of employment tribunal cases relating to sex discrimination is growing, research has shown. (RT @newsaboutwomen: Over half of tribunal cases involve sex discrimination, research finds....
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It’s Been 90 Years: Time to Pass the ERA!

It’s Been 90 Years: Time to Pass the ERA! | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT@stephhallett It’s Been 90 Years: Time to Pass the #ERA! http://t.co/t5bI2TQWnv #ERAnow @RepSpeier @RepMaloney @msmagazine
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Keep an Eye Out for These Five New Women-Directed Horror and Action Films

Keep an Eye Out for These Five New Women-Directed Horror and Action Films | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
These films just debuted in LA—get a sneak peek! (RT @BitchMedia: Sneak peek! We got a preview of five new horror and action films directed by women.
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Number of Texas women living more than 200 miles from an abortion clinic just went up by 3,000 percent

Number of Texas women living more than 200 miles from an abortion clinic just went up by 3,000 percent | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
New data also reveals a drop in the number of abortions performed. Don't mistake it for a drop in the need for care
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Simone de Beauvoir: 10 key quotes

Simone de Beauvoir: 10 key quotes | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A glimpse of the great French feminist, philosopher and novelist's thinking in quotes
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Why feminists need to demand a more diverse Twitter

Why feminists need to demand a more diverse Twitter | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Why feminists need to demand a more diverse Twitter http://t.co/XkWRwIUmk0 via @feministing
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Twitter Fesses Up to Gender & Diversity Gap

Twitter Fesses Up to Gender & Diversity Gap | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Firstpost Twitter Fesses Up to Gender, Diversity Gap PC Magazine The microblogging site, following the lead of companies like Google and Yahoo, on Wednesday released some raw numbers about the gender and ethnic makeup of its roughly 3,000 employees.
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Watch the Inspiring Film About Activist Grace Lee Boggs for Free This Week

Watch the Inspiring Film About Activist Grace Lee Boggs for Free This Week | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Learn about the Chinese-American Black Power activist in "American Revolutionary," streaming on PBS now.
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You Don't Hate Feminism. You Just Don't Understand It

You Don't Hate Feminism. You Just Don't Understand It | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Independent You Don't Hate Feminism. You Just Don't Understand It. Daily Beast It's never a dull week for feminists, and now Women Against Feminism is the most recent ire du jour.
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Sex Trouble: Radical Feminism and the Long Shadow of the 'Lavender Menace'

Sex Trouble: Radical Feminism and the Long Shadow of the 'Lavender Menace' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
"The supersensitivity of the [Women's Liberation] movement to the lesbian issue, and the existence of a few militant lesbians within the movement, once prompted [NOW founder Betty] Friedan herself ...
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'Like A Girl' viral video challenges gender stereotyping

'Like A Girl' viral video challenges gender stereotyping | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Mirror.co.uk Like A Girl is the viral video that is challenging gender stereotyping Mirror.co.uk everywhere are talking about, a must-see for any mother or father trying to raise a young daughter.
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