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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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Books: The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

Books: The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks by Jeanne Theoharis is the definitive political biography of Rosa Parks which examines her six decades of activism, challenging perceptions of her as an accidental actor in the civil rights movement.
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Dear Men Who Wish to Be Allies to Women: 12 Things You Need to Know

Dear Men Who Wish to Be Allies to Women: 12 Things You Need to Know | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How can men be allies to women? These strategies for listening and challenging sexism can help men support women in everyday life.
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Poetry Appreciation: 'Muriel Rukeyser 101' by Benjamin Voigt - Tracing the remarkable work of a feminist pioneer

Poetry Appreciation: 'Muriel Rukeyser 101' by Benjamin Voigt -     Tracing the remarkable work of a feminist pioneer | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Essay: 'Camille Paglia: The Author and Social Critic's Potent Views on Feminism' by Shanon L. Bowen

Essay: 'Camille Paglia: The Author and Social Critic's Potent Views on Feminism' by Shanon L. Bowen | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

Here's one look at what it's like being a woman that's conflicted about feminism.

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Potent? No. Superficially controversial? Yes.
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Women Artists: 'Identity Unknown: Rediscovering Seven American Women Artists' by Donna Seaman

Women Artists: 'Identity Unknown: Rediscovering Seven American Women Artists' by Donna Seaman | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In “Identity Unknown,” Donna Seaman profiles Louise Nevelson, Gertrude Abercrombie, Loïs Mailou Jones and others.
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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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How Moms Still Get Pushed Out of the Workplace (And Dads Don't)

How Moms Still Get Pushed Out of the Workplace (And Dads Don't) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Can you spot the glaring problem in Ivanka Trump’s childcare policy? Here’s how our stereotypes about gender are forcing moms out of the workplace.
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The All-Male Photo Op Isn’t a Gaffe. It’s a Strategy.

The All-Male Photo Op Isn’t a Gaffe. It’s a Strategy. | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Republicans know what those images look like and who they appeal to.
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9 Quotes From Women Whose Scandals Changed History

9 Quotes From Women Whose Scandals Changed History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
March provides us with a handy excuse to re-read and redeem these figures, in defiance of all those who'd prefer we forgot them entirely.
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Feminist Advice: 'Dear Ijeawele' by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, bestselling novelist

Feminist Advice: 'Dear Ijeawele' by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, bestselling novelist | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

In “Dear Ijeawele,” new in hardcover nonfiction, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie counsels a childhood friend on how to raise empowered girls.

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Not From Venus, Not From Mars: What We Believe About Gender and Why It’s Often Wrong

Not From Venus, Not From Mars: What We Believe About Gender and Why It’s Often Wrong | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In “Testosterone Rex,” the Australian academic Cordelia Fine argues that society’s views about gender are blinkered, hidebound and wrong.

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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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