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Living proof that feminists can enjoy Victoria's Secret too - The Scribe

Living proof that feminists can enjoy Victoria's Secret too - The Scribe | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Living proof that feminists can enjoy Victoria's Secret too The Scribe Since I'm a women's and ethnic studies major, I'm often asked how I feel being a feminist who also works at Victoria's Secret.
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HeForShe founder: social media will help to solve gender inequality

HeForShe founder: social media will help to solve gender inequality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Former deputy president of South Africa, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, says technology helps her to reach out to both men and women. Alec Hogg reports

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These 20 jobs have the biggest gender pay gaps

These 20 jobs have the biggest gender pay gaps | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Patricia Arquette's speech at the Oscars reignited the debate over the gender pay gap. Fortune crunched the numbers and found some surprises.
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Talking openly about women and gender

Talking openly about women and gender | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender is a complex issue to navigate. Simply put, women and men should neither be limited nor defined by gender.
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Gender, Violent Extremism, and Countering Violent Extremism

Gender, Violent Extremism, and Countering Violent Extremism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The role of gender in violent extremism and countering violent extremism (CVE) has long been overlooked, despite being symptomatic of many of the
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EU seen as dragging its feet on gender equality

EU seen as dragging its feet on gender equality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
EurActiv EU seen as dragging its feet on gender equality EurActiv On the eve of International Women's Day on Sunday (8 March), the EU is seen as dragging its feet on fulfilling its promise on gender equality.
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Bottom line feminism: financial independence

Bottom line feminism: financial independence | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
If there is a single most important issue that could make the greatest difference to women’s rights in Pakistan, it is their financial independence.
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Eleanor Marx led a revolutionary life with a tragic ending

Eleanor Marx led a revolutionary life with a tragic ending | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The idea of Eleanor Marx is terribly attractive. Here was a young woman born in Victorian England, holding her own while living among some of the great intellectuals of her time — and ours.
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Hillary Clinton criticizes Silicon Valley's gender gap during tech summit

Hillary Clinton criticizes Silicon Valley's gender gap during tech summit | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The former secretary of state says industry leaders ‘bump your heads on the glass ceilings that persist’ and discusses other likely campaign issues
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Risks To Women Who Are Public About Their Feminism

Threats to physical and emotional well-being often assail women who publicly avow their feminism, says anthropologist Barbara J. King.
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British Women's History: 'Female Alliances: Gender, Identity and Friendship in Early Modern Britain' by Amanda Herbert

British Women's History: 'Female Alliances: Gender, Identity and Friendship in Early Modern Britain' by Amanda Herbert | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

Historian Leonie Hannan praises a beautifully written and insightfully argued work, based on meticulous primary research

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Why Our Feminism Must Be Intersectional (And 3 Ways to Practice It)

Why Our Feminism Must Be Intersectional (And 3 Ways to Practice It) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Intersectional feminism, at its core, is a practice of incorporating compassion and empathy into our feminist politic. It asks us to expand beyond the experience of white, middle-class, straight, cis, able-bodied women in order to be more inclusive.
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'Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution' by Mona Eltahawy

'Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution' by Mona Eltahawy | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Egyptian-American journalist and feminist activist Eltahawy unleashes her passion and outrage at misogyny in the Arab world.
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Is the Gender Pay Gap Still There?

By Nancy F. Clark Have you been thinking women’s pay is creeping up to men’s, but it’s just going too slowly? Have you been thinking that women with children often choose to work part-time so that’s why the average pay for all women comes down?
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10 Women Who Refused to Let Sexism Get in the Way of Making History

10 Women Who Refused to Let Sexism Get in the Way of Making History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
They proved you don't need permission to change the world.
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Deluded: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer “Doesn't Play the 'Gender Card' Because Gender Isn't 'Relevant'” — Despite Overwhelming Evidence to the Contrary

Deluded: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer “Doesn't Play the 'Gender Card' Because Gender Isn't 'Relevant'” — Despite Overwhelming Evidence to the Contrary | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
From article: Mayer’s comments go against the consensus from Silicon Valley players and tech employees that name lack of diversity, gender-based discrimination and harassment as persistent problems in the industry.
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Gender discrimination through my son's eyes

Gender discrimination through my son's eyes | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
My son and I were discussing Malala and her fight to go to school like boys do. Then I realized we didn't need to look at Pakistan to learn about gender discrimination. All we needed to do was attend a hockey game.
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International Women's Day Feature: Closing The Gender Gap Is Everyone's Business

International Women's Day Feature: Closing The Gender Gap Is Everyone's Business | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What will it take to close the gender gap? It will take many things, but above all, it will take women owning their power, embracing & wielding it bravely.
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French feminists call for lowering of tampon tax

French feminists call for lowering of tampon tax | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Menstruation is not a choice. So says the slogan of a petition against the tax on sanitary towels and tampons, which has been launched in France by the feminist collective Georgette Sand.
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Reclaim feminism on International Women's day

Reclaim feminism on International Women's day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
One of the themes adopted for next week’s International Women’s Day is ‘make it happen’.
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Why the Feminist Library is more vital than ever

Why the Feminist Library is more vital than ever | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Despite scant funding and resources, London’s Feminist Library is turning their 40th year into a celebration of storytelling, history – and, hopefully, sofas.
Via Trudy Raymakers, Caroline Claeys
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The Entrepreneur Fighting Gender Stereotypes In Combat Sports

The Entrepreneur Fighting Gender Stereotypes In Combat Sports | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How a combat sports company for women is doing more than just transforming how we see female fighters.
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Women & Literature in English History: 'Mediatrix: Women, Politics and Literary Production in Early Modern England' by Julie Crawford

Women & Literature in English History: 'Mediatrix: Women, Politics and Literary Production in Early Modern England' by Julie Crawford | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

a book which provides innovative close readings of the lives and writings of some of early modern England’s most famous and controversial aristocratic women

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Why more men should fight for women's rights

Why more men should fight for women's rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
To end the harm inflicted by aggressive masculinity men must embrace feminism – without stealing it
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IMF Chief: Closing The Gender Gap Makes Economic Sense

IMF Chief: Closing The Gender Gap Makes Economic Sense | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender equality is an economic principle, not just a concept of female empowerment....
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Patricia Arquette calls for wage, gender equality in show-stealing Oscar speech

Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lopez's reactions were equally priceless.
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