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Disarming Feminism - The Chicago Weekly

Disarming Feminism The Chicago Weekly Speaking before a packed audience at Rockefeller Chapel on the topic of “Feminism and Abolition in the 21st Century,” the now sixty-nine-year-old Davis, professor emerita of the History of Consciousness at UC...
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Cisco CEO: To achieve gender diversity in business, “men have to consciously ‘lean in’”

Cisco CEO: To achieve gender diversity in business, “men have to consciously ‘lean in’” | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
John Chambers explains how he and his senior executive team are working to "dramatically" change the culture at Cisco—with a little help from Sheryl Sandberg.
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The Reality Of Gender Discrimination At Work: UK Poll

The Reality Of Gender Discrimination At Work: UK Poll | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the UK, almost nine in ten women in full-time employment (88%) believe gender discrimination is still present in the workplace.
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The Best Feminist Books for Younger Readers

The Best Feminist Books for Younger Readers | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A list of some of the best feminist books for younger readers, including beginner and intermediate titles, graphic novels and chapter books.
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The 1970s Feminist Who Warned Against Leaning In

There is more to gender equality than making money. Four writers talk feminism, race, capitalism, and the appeal of some good, sexy class analysis.
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Christian, or Feminist? A new book about purity culture shows the difficulty of reconciling women's liberation with evangelical faith

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8 Reasons Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country

8 Reasons Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
ICTMN has gathered the thoughts of six women for whom tradition and feminism come naturally. All share their thoughts about feminism in Indian country
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Ad Council's Touching PSA Knows 'Love Has No Gender' (video)

The 'Love Has No Labels' campaign released a new PSA aimed at shedding light on diversity and inclusion.
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Gender determines health problems in the workplace

Gender determines health problems in the workplace | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
EurActiv Gender determines health problems in the workplace EurActiv SPECIAL REPORT: While many occupations are still dominated by one or the other gender, working conditions are gradually changing and are having a different impact on men and...
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Mapping history's 'invisible' women

Mapping history's 'invisible' women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Not all not notable women make it into the history books. A group of teens wants to put women on the map with help from Google.
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Women's History: A Story of Diversity

Women's History: A Story of Diversity | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As the feminist movement evolves, we must stay committed to not only seeking to raise the collective voice of women but also to ensuring that voice reflects the rich diversity of women....
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100+ LGBTQ Black Women to Know

100+ LGBTQ Black Women to Know | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This epic megapost is your glorious opportunity to meet more than 100 amazing black LGBT women who've made their mark over the last 150 years.
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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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Women composers: genius is gender blind – and so should we be

Women composers: genius is gender blind – and so should we be | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Classical music’s past might be dominated by men, but we can ensure its future isn’t. I’m delighted to be part of Radio 3’s International Women’s Day celebrations
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Gender pay gap will not close for 70 years at current rate, says UN

Gender pay gap will not close for 70 years at current rate, says UN | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
International Labour Organization says difference in earnings between men and women has barely changed in 20 years
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Feminists and Feminism, Yesterday and Today - as Reported by The NY Times

Do you consider yourself a feminist? How would you define the word? Here are a few selected pieces from the 1897 to today showing how The New York Times has reported on feminism over the years.
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Feminist academics take note: women are not all white and straight

For a university feminist initiative to be progressive, it needs to take account of the variety of ways in which women experience oppression
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Reimagining feminism on International Women's Day

Reimagining feminism on International Women's Day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How can we reimagine the dominant liberal framing of feminism? Embracing a multitude of feminisms can diversify our understandings of how oppression is experienced, as well as resisted.
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14 Slam Poems That Pack a Serious Feminist Punch

14 Slam Poems That Pack a Serious Feminist Punch | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
These slam poets are spittin' some fierce feminism. Fighting the good feminist fight can become frustrating. Sometimes we need a pick-me-up to fight another day, and these awesome slam poets give us just that.
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How Sheryl Sandberg is Turning Her Brand of Feminism Into a Tech Brand

How Sheryl Sandberg is Turning Her Brand of Feminism Into a Tech Brand | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
With a new campaign directed at men, the organization Sheryl Sandberg founded is conquering a new market. But if that's feminism, what does feminism mean now?
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Essay: Women Writers and the Essay of Pain - by Jessa Crispin

Essay: Women Writers and the Essay of Pain - by Jessa Crispin | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

THE CRITIQUE OF THE EMPATHY EXAMS YOU'VE BEEN WAITING FOR, by @thebookslut; contains one of the sentences of the year http://t.co/ZTLtILC4X7

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Mapping history's 'invisible' women

Mapping history's 'invisible' women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Not all not notable women make it into the history books. A group of teens wants to put women on the map with help from Google.
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Emma Watson to hold gender equality Q&A for International Women's Day

Emma Watson to hold gender equality Q&A for International Women's Day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Emma Watson and the #HeForShe campaign will hold a live Q&A on Sunday, March 8, for International Women's Day.
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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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