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Why Am I a Male Feminist? Because I'm Selfish.

Why Am I a Male Feminist? Because I'm Selfish. | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Male feminist Hugo Schwyzer's decision to leave the internet last week has prompted a discussion about the place of men within feminism.
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Women Making History: Eboni Merriman

Women Making History: Eboni Merriman | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I sat down with Lost Queens founder, Eboni Merriman, to talk about her journey through womanhood. Read her story here.
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Gender equality is taking a step in the right direction (YouTube)

The UN Women organisation unveiled a major global policy agenda on gender equality and transforming world economies. Twenty years after the Fourth World ...
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Feminism & Abolition Lecture: Theories & Practices for the 21st Century - by Angela Davis

Political scholar and activist Angela Davis lectures on "Feminism & Abolition: Theories & Practices for the 21st Century." This program was recorded by Chicago .
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Easy solution to the UK MP gender imbalance

Easy solution to the UK MP gender imbalance | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Letters: Reviving a feature of our old constitution would yield a House of Commons that was modernised in an important way: it would be half male and half female
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Loretta Lynch Makes History by Becoming U.S. Attorney General

Loretta Lynch Makes History by Becoming U.S. Attorney General | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Loretta Lynch was confirmed as U.S. attorney general on Thursday after months of GOP delays, making history by becoming the first African-American woman to hold the post. Lynch was confirmed in the Senate 56 to 43.
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Wendy Davis plans gender-equality initiative

Wendy Davis plans gender-equality initiative | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Former Democratic candidate for governor Wendy Davis, whose campaign was powered by her nationally noted filibuster against tighter abortion restrictions, said Monday she is planning a national initiative on gender equality.
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Young Palestinians Push for a Gender-Equal Constitution

Young Palestinians Push for a Gender-Equal Constitution | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
"I used to be afraid to give my opinion, but now I tell people about complex issues like politics, women's rights and the Constitution. I feel strong," says 24-year-old Amani Thawabta, a law school graduate from Palestine.
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Sonia Delaunay's Fabric and Feminism

Sonia Delaunay's Fabric and Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As the Tate Modern open their show celebrating Sonia Delaunay, we look at her often-forgotten work within fashion
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Rural Women in Latin America Try to Define Their Own Kind of Feminism

Rural Women in Latin America Try to Define Their Own Kind of Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Inter Press Service Rural Women in Latin America Try to Define Their Own Kind of Feminism Inter Press Service Until recently, feminism was an alien concept for her.
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Who are the bravest girls in classic fiction?

Who are the bravest girls in classic fiction? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
To celebrate the 103rd anniversary of Harriet Quimby becoming the first woman to fly across the English Channel, we’re celebrating female courage in classic children’s fiction. Who are your top brave girls?
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Capitalism, Imperialism, Feminism: Monique Wilson & Agnes Pareyio (YouTube)

In celebration of International Women's Day, GRITtv featuring leaders of the global women's movement, Agnes Pareyio and Monique Wilson plus a look at ...
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'This Doesn't Mean Yes': Antirape activists campaign against blaming victims

'This Doesn't Mean Yes': Antirape activists campaign against blaming victims | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
London activists have teamed up with a top fashion photographer for an anti-rape campaign aimed at challenging the myth that victims are to blame because of what they wear.
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Outrage in India: rape and misogyny exposed

Outrage in India: rape and misogyny exposed | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Lyndee Prickitt’s devastating interactive story, We Are Angry, deserves to be far more widely read
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Philosophy's gender bias: For too long, scholars say, women have been ignored

Philosophy's gender bias: For too long, scholars say, women have been ignored | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Two scholars argue that historians of philosophy should acknowledge the influence of long-neglected female voices.
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Much unhappiness in gender-skewed cities of men

Much unhappiness in gender-skewed cities of men | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Justin Thomas explains why it might be helpful to look beyond the physical living conditions of labour camps and consider the psychological consequences of living in gender-skewed environments
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The Cost of Gender Inequality

The Cost of Gender Inequality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender inequality, sexual objectification and sexist attitudes need to be a relic of the past. A persons worth, to any extent or dimension, should not be determined by their physical being....
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Meryl Streep Funds Writers Lab for Female Screenwriters over 40

Meryl Streep Funds Writers Lab for Female Screenwriters over 40 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The size of Streep's contribution is said to be "significant"
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Full Frontal Feminism: a basic introduction to feminism

Full Frontal Feminism: a basic introduction to feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
So, you think feminism is a dirty word? This reader tells us why Full Frontal Feminism is a book that’s specifically aimed at you.
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Celebrating 21st-Century Feminism and Why It Matters

Celebrating 21st-Century Feminism and Why It Matters | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In a room full of feminists the other day, someone asked 'What have we achieved over the past 10 years?' To my surprise, the room fell silent. Is it really that hard to name a couple of recent successes?
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On Women, Politics, Society, Feminism and Culture (YouTube)

Katha Pollitt (born October 14, 1949) is an American feminist poet, essayist and critic. She is the author of four essay collections and two books of poetry.
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Is Clinton-style feminism the right kind for 2016?

Is Clinton-style feminism the right kind for 2016? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
More than two decades later, she has confidently styled herself the “champion” of families, although the ones she highlights in her new campaign ad are rather more diverse
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Vatican ends crackdown on US nuns accused of radical feminism

Vatican ends crackdown on US nuns accused of radical feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Catholic church accepts final report ending takeover of US nuns’ organisation accused of undermining church teaching with ‘radical feminist themes’
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The Conversation No One Wants To Have: Gender Stereotyping

A female moderator marked the midpoint of a four-man panel assembled to discuss the issue of “attracting, retaining, and advancing” women working in the technology industry.
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Who’s Afraid of a Feminist Foreign Policy?

Who’s Afraid of a Feminist Foreign Policy? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Margot Wallström, Sweden’s foreign minister, came under fire from Saudi Arabia for her comments on the country’s treatment of women.
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