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If Women and Minorities Go to the Polls, Obama Will Win - Care2.com (blog)

If Women and Minorities Go to the Polls, Obama Will Win - Care2.com (blog) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Beyond ChronIf Women and Minorities Go to the Polls, Obama Will WinCare2.com (blog)“In 2008, 10 million more women turned out to vote than men did, and we all know what happened.

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Your Vision of the Classic Valentine Was Perfected By a Woman Who Never Married

Your Vision of the Classic Valentine Was Perfected By a Woman Who Never Married | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Esther Howland was born in 1828, the daughter of Southworth Allen Howland, who owned S.A. Howland & Sons. the largest stationery store Worcester, Massachusetts. But it was Esther who really put them on the map.
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Kathy Acker & the Late 1970s Toronto Art Scene

Kathy Acker & the Late 1970s Toronto Art Scene | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
At Canadian Art, "Kathy Acker Goes to Toronto!" Jason McBride details the "evolving, competitive, fractious Toronto art scene" of the 1970s, and Kathy Acker's
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Protest v parenthood: how the children of political activists suffer in silence

Protest v parenthood: how the children of political activists suffer in silence | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The ascendance of Trump has renewed political resistance. But many children of past activists say their parents’ choices made them feel secondary to the cause
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Signs of the Times: Women's March Items Being Saved

Signs of the Times: Women's March Items Being Saved | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Protest signs that were carried at women's marches around the world are now being saved as cultural treasures by museums, libraries and colleges. More than a million people rallied at dozens o
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Rep. Pramila Jayapal: "We are a nation of immigrants."

Rep. Pramila Jayapal: "We are a nation of immigrants." | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
"The majority of the American people do understand that we are a nation of immigrants."
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See If You Can Figure Out What These People Who 'Don't Need Planned Parenthood' Have in Common

See If You Can Figure Out What These People Who 'Don't Need Planned Parenthood' Have in Common | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Here is a very cool photo from today’s anti-abortion March for Life in Washington, D.C. Let’s all just look at it together, like it’s one of those Magic Eye puzzles, and try to unlock its secrets.
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If There Is No Struggle, There Is No Progress

If There Is No Struggle, There Is No Progress | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
art by Mickalene Thomas Spend this Black History Month remembering the activists upon whose work we build, and upon whose shoulders we stand. Connect with writers, thinkers, artists, and cre…
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7 Strategies for White Educators to Help Foster Racial Justice

7 Strategies for White Educators to Help Foster Racial Justice | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What can white teachers do to fight the negative impact of racism on students of color? These tips can help educators make a powerful difference.
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Some Children Are Transgender – 5 Explanations for Why That’s Perfectly Okay

Some Children Are Transgender – 5 Explanations for Why That’s Perfectly Okay | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Is it okay for children to come out as transgender? What if it’s just a phase? Riley J. Dennis answers these questions to debunk myths about trans children.
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Congressional GOP Continues Discriminatory Anti-Choice Tradition

Congressional GOP Continues Discriminatory Anti-Choice Tradition | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“This is all part of the Trump-Pence agenda to punish women,” All* Above All Co-Director Destiny Lopez said in a statement.
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March. Organize. Win.

March. Organize. Win. | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Women’s March on Washington was the most stunning show of humanity and defiance that I have ever witnessed. But there's so much more to do.
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Congress: Remember the Women: Support the American Museum of Women's History

Congress: Remember the Women: Support the American Museum of Women's History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Join us to help build the American Museum of Women’s History in Washington, D.C. You can make this happen! Take action TODAY! Please sign our Petition We the undersigned hereby call on Congress to enact a law creating a new Smithsonian Museum for Women’s History on the National Mall.
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How to Help the Cause When You Need Help Yourself

How to Help the Cause When You Need Help Yourself | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How can you be a useful activist when you’re struggling with mental illness? These approaches to activism and self-care can help.
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Sex and Culture: 'Virgin Envy: The cultural insignificance of the hymen' - Essay collection, edited by Jonathan A. Allan, Cristina Santos and Adriana Spahr

Sex and Culture: 'Virgin Envy: The cultural insignificance of the hymen' - Essay collection, edited by Jonathan A. Allan, Cristina Santos and Adriana Spahr | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A cultural history of virginity, its complex and inconsistent portrayal; an imaginary construct that often plays a role in defining female characters
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Mistreatment of British women MPs revealed

Mistreatment of British women MPs revealed | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
An overwhelming majority of female MPs have suffered online and verbal abuse, a BBC survey suggests.
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Bill to reform Isle of Man's strict abortion laws is 'small but significant' step forward

Bill to reform Isle of Man's strict abortion laws is 'small but significant' step forward | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A bill to bring the Isle of Man's abortion laws - which limit abortions - in line with England, Scotland and Wales has been called a "small but significan
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The Oscars will be Good and Distract From These Terrible Times: A Point/Counterpoint

The Oscars will be Good and Distract From These Terrible Times: A Point/Counterpoint | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Many of us turn to awards shows for the spectacle and fluffy entertainment, but this year’s Academy Awards have the potential to be historic and make a profound statement about the value of films created by people of color.
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Real American Heroes: The White Male Heteronormativity of Peter Berg’s 'Patriot’s Day' Movie

Real American Heroes: The White Male Heteronormativity of Peter Berg’s 'Patriot’s Day' Movie | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Patriot’s Day is Boston’s day to celebrate its sense of community: it’s a day for the entire city to literally commune, shoulder to shoulder, lining Beacon or Boylston Street while witnessing awe-i…
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Feminist Frequency’s Annual Report for 2016

Feminist Frequency’s Annual Report for 2016 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
We’re thrilled to share with you Feminist Frequency’s Annual Report for 2016. Last year was an exciting time of growth for the organization: we launched Ordinary Women: Daring to Defy History, a ne…
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One Simple Question About Society’s Ridiculous Biases Around Gender

One Simple Question About Society’s Ridiculous Biases Around Gender | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Why does society make such a big deal about gender? Stereotypes around a traditional gender binary, violence against trans people, and more – this comic gets straight to the point.
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Why Women’s Clothing Sizes Make Zero Sense

Why Women’s Clothing Sizes Make Zero Sense | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What are women’s clothing sizes based on? Learn why sizing standards are all about marketing – not your body – in this video from Vox.
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Why the Term ‘Human Nature’ Is Way More Harmful Than It Seems

Why the Term ‘Human Nature’ Is Way More Harmful Than It Seems | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What is human nature? Here’s what it really means, why there’s no biological basis for “human nature,” and how it’s used to justify inequality.
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Having Trouble Explaining Oppression? This Comic Can Do It for You

Having Trouble Explaining Oppression? This Comic Can Do It for You | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What’s the difference between prejudice, discrimination, and oppression? Here’s are examples of how they show up in our lives, and what to do about it.
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Women Are Leading The Resistance Against Trump

Women Are Leading The Resistance Against Trump | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Who run the world... er... resistance against authoritarian forces?
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7 Ways for Women and Femmes to Respond to Workplace Bullying

7 Ways for Women and Femmes to Respond to Workplace Bullying | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What can you do if you’re being bullied at work? This guide has your legal options and tips for self-care and healing.
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