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Livni vows to end back-of-the-bus gender segregation - Jerusalem Post

Livni vows to end back-of-the-bus gender segregation - Jerusalem Post | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
euronews Livni vows to end back-of-the-bus gender segregation Jerusalem Post Back-of-the-bus seating for women on public transport in Israel will be outlawed soon, Justice Minister Tzipi Livni said on Thursday, pledging sweeping legislation to stop...
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Interview with novelist Nicola Griffith about the scarcity and importance stories from a woman's character's perspective

Interview with novelist Nicola Griffith about the scarcity and importance stories from a woman's character's perspective | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
An interview from the Notes section of the Seattle Review of Books
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Athena List 2016 Seeking Submissions of Scripts with Women in Leadership Roles

Athena List 2016 Seeking Submissions of Scripts with Women in Leadership Roles | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Athena Film Festival team is seeking scripts for the 2016 edition of the Athena List. An integral part of the festival's celebration of women and leadership
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Jimmy Carter slaps Amnesty International for backing 'slave masters' in sex trade

Jimmy Carter slaps Amnesty International for backing 'slave masters' in sex trade | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
America’s most recognizable human rights warrior, former President Jimmy Carter, is condemning a proposed call by Amnesty International to end prosecution of the sex trade, a move that lets pimps, brothels and those buying sex off the hook for...
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The Radicalism of NY Suffrage Parades

The Radicalism of NY Suffrage Parades | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Parades loom large in our understanding of the woman suffrage movement. This week’s guest blogger is N-YHS Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Lauren Santangelo.
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The UN Women Hackthon wants to find solutions to gender equality

The UN Women Hackthon wants to find solutions to gender equality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Register to join Geekulcha and UN Women on the second weekend of August.
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Seven-Year-Old Black Belt Is Breakout Star in Gender Equality Ad

Seven-Year-Old Black Belt Is Breakout Star in Gender Equality Ad | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
ANZ Bank and Whybin/TBWA Melbourne supports a series of initiatives the bank is making to support women with a powerful film
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Meet the male writers who hide their gender to attract female readers

Meet the male writers who hide their gender to attract female readers | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women writers have long disguised their gender hoping to get taken seriously but a few male authors pretend to be female to hopefully sell more books
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French Minister for Women's Rights visits centre for women, meets trafficking victims

France's Minister for Women's Rights, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, visited a women's centre in the Indian capital New Delhi on Friday as part of her mission to ...
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Men earn almost £34,000 more than women in top PR jobs, government survey finds

Men earn almost £34,000 more than women in top PR jobs, government survey finds | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Men earn almost £34,000 more than women in top PR jobs, government survey finds. From PR Week
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Butch lesbians are paying a price for bending gender rules

Butch lesbians are paying a price for bending gender rules | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As Lea DeLaria points out, even many in the lesbian community look down upon those who are openly and proudly butch rather than presenting as a ‘normal’ woman
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Walking Tour: “In Their Footsteps: Women’s Suffrage Trail”

Walking Tour: “In Their Footsteps: Women’s Suffrage Trail” | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Meet at the corner of Independence Ave and First St. SE, a block from Capitol South Metro Walk the same ground where suffragists fought for the right to vote in the “In Their Footsteps” tour.
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New Novel Explores Domestic Violence in Indian Culture

New Novel Explores Domestic Violence in Indian Culture | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
LONDON — The issues of domestic violence and abuse towards women in Asian and Indian cultures are two of the central themes touched on in author Saurav Dutt’s new novel, “The Butterfly Room.”
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10 Ways the Young Lords Fought for Women's Rights

10 Ways the Young Lords Fought for Women's Rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Considered outlaws in their heyday, New York's most prominent radical Latino group – the Young Lords – have recently been gifted well-deserved exhibitions at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, El Museo del Barrio and Loisaida Inc.
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We asked people on camera about ‘privilege.’ They told us about rape.

We asked people on camera about ‘privilege.’ They told us about rape. | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @womensmediacntr: We wanted to produce a website of short videos that explore the concept of “privilege." http://t.co/4GntQFssbL more at…
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Millennial Men Aren’t the Dads They Thought They’d Be

Millennial Men Aren’t the Dads They Thought They’d Be | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Young men who aspire to be hands-on fathers shift to a more traditional role once they have children, studies show. Workplace policies may be partly responsible.
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China prepares for women's rights conference with advocate meeting

China prepares for women's rights conference with advocate meeting | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
China prepares for women's rights conference with advocate meeting---Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao met on Tuesday with Gertrude Mongella, a Tanzanian diplomat and women's rights advocate, as China prepares for a leading role in a global gender...
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New IDS study shows impacts of gender equality programming

New IDS study shows impacts of gender equality programming | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
New research led by IDS shows how gender equality programming impacts on humanitarian outcomes.
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7 Things We Know About Getting Men Involved in Gender Equality

7 Things We Know About Getting Men Involved in Gender Equality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Even though we're seeing the first serious contender for a female head of state in the United States, and high box office sales from a romantic comedy with a complex female protagonist, we're still quite a ways -- at least 80 years at the current...
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UN: Act to Empower Women in Conflicts

UN: Act to Empower Women in Conflicts | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
(New York) – The United Nations and member countries should tackle problems that women in armed conflict endure around the world, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.
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A new approach to fighting for gender equality in Tech

A new approach to fighting for gender equality in Tech | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Sandi MacPherson’s 50/50 Pledge is indicative of a movement that’s aiming for a fair proportion of men and women at tech events – and eventually in the top jobs
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Kimberlé Crenshaw on Sandra Bland & Why We Need to #SayHerName

Kimberlé Crenshaw on Sandra Bland & Why We Need to #SayHerName | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Kimberle Crenshaw speaks on #SandraBland and why we need to #SayHerName http://t.co/In7wVWWsHF
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On some of the struggles of homeless women

On some of the struggles of homeless women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The struggle many homeless women face in accessing sanitary products inspired the Homeless Period campaign. Its petition for tampons and sanitary towels to be made available for free has attracted more than 100,000 signatures.
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The Pay Gap Is Even Worse for Black Women, and That’s Everyone’s Problem

The Pay Gap Is Even Worse for Black Women, and That’s Everyone’s Problem | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: The Pay Gap Is Even Worse for Black Women, and That’s Everyone’s Problem http://t.co/Esx9t7RkQT
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Afghan Men Are Getting Trained to Be Feminists

Afghan Men Are Getting Trained to Be Feminists | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Will Emma Watson’s ‘He for She’ campaign have the same success in Kabul as it did in the U.S.?
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