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African women are blazing a feminist trail – why don't we hear their voices?

African women are blazing a feminist trail – why don't we hear their voices? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Minna Salami: Rwanda's parliament is now almost two-thirds female, while Malawi, Liberia and Senegal have women at the helm. Western feminists, take note (Why do western feminists ignore the success stories of African women?
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On the global fight for women's equality, Trudeau gets the basics right

On the global fight for women's equality, Trudeau gets the basics right | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It is tempting to dismiss the “feminist” foreign-aid makeover outlined by International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau last Friday as world-stage virtue signalling, or a sop to Justin Trudeau’s rather too fervent foreign admirers, or a shell-game exercise in political cynicism an
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RAW Deal: The WWE’s misguided brand of feminism

RAW Deal: The WWE’s misguided brand of feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The women's Money in the Bank match would’ve been a great moment to do things as the fans would’ve wanted, instead of swerving them for a heel reaction.
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Young women are harassed on the street 'almost every other day'

Young women are harassed on the street 'almost every other day' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
New research shows street harassment is happening more often than you might think, with young women experiencing catcalling, wolf-whistles, stares, and winks once every two days.
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Voices: We need to be engineers of feminism

Voices: We need to be engineers of feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The 2017 NCCWSL taught me that women struggle in all professional fields, not just in STEM. And we still have a long way to go.
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Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again review – the ferocious, urgent roar of young and angry feminism

Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again review – the ferocious, urgent roar of young and angry feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This audacious production explores the idea of theatre – and gender – as a construct, and is a testament to the strength of feminist performance in Australia
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The Untold History of Aretha Franklin's "Respect"

The Untold History of Aretha Franklin's "Respect" | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
On its 50th anniversary, Alicia Keys, Gloria Steinem, Christina Aguilera, and more reflect on the anthem's almighty power.
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'€5,000 would be a deterrent': the French minister who wants sexual harassment fines

'€5,000 would be a deterrent': the French minister who wants sexual harassment fines | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Meet Marlène Schiappa, the 34-year old blogger and novelist at the heart of Emmanuel Macron’s revolution
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Indonesian Muslim women engage with feminism

Indonesian Muslim women engage with feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The gathering of almost 500 female religious scholars in Indonesia in the world's first Female Clerics Congress shows Muslim women's fight for equality.
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Aranya Johar: You've probably seen her perform; now meet the feminist poet with a flair for rhymes

Aranya Johar: You've probably seen her perform; now meet the feminist poet with a flair for rhymes | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Aranya Johar's poem 'Brown Girl's Guide to Gender' made her a viral social media sensation. And with good reason.
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How I Know For Sure Trump Is No Match For Feminism

How I Know For Sure Trump Is No Match For Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This summer I will conclude my term as president of the National Organization for Women. As I prepare to pass the torch to the organization’s next president, I’ve been thinking a lot about what it will mean for her to lead in the age of Trump. And I’
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About International Women's Day

About International Women's Day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The first International Women's Day was in 1911. In 1975 the United Nations started to celebrate IWD. Groups across the world support IWD each year on March 8
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My Facebook Page Was Deleted For Speaking Up About Issues That Affect Women

My Facebook Page Was Deleted For Speaking Up About Issues That Affect Women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
My name is Vanessa de Largie. I'm a journalist, actress, author, sex-columnist and blogger. My work primarily focuses on feminism, fierce female sexuality and women's issues. My Official Facebook Fan Page Was Deleted For Speaking Up About Issues That Affect Women. Please help me to have i
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Meet Jessica Watkins, The Only Black Woman In NASA's Newest Astronaut Class

Meet Jessica Watkins, The Only Black Woman In NASA's Newest Astronaut Class | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
She could be the sixth black woman to become an astronaut.
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Writing a New Legacy: Leaving Wall Street in a New York Minute

A shoutout to all badass women everywhere! How one woman left Wall Street to found a NY-based magazine to create opportunities for young professionals, shed the light on women of the world, and make change for the better.
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Explaining White Privilege – The Best of Everyday Feminism

Explaining White Privilege – The Best of Everyday Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Everything you need to know about white privilege – what it means, examples, and what to do about white privilege as an anti-racist ally.
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The Lasting Impact Of 'Handmaid's Tale' Is The Activism It's Inspired

The Lasting Impact Of 'Handmaid's Tale' Is The Activism It's Inspired | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This is what resistance looks like in 2017.
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How we're working with reporters from around America to cover class and inequality

How we're working with reporters from around America to cover class and inequality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The national media failed to cover large swathes of the US pre-election, while rural voices have been quieted by the decimation of local news. This collaboration aims to remedy these issues
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The week in patriarchy: essentially unconscious from anger

The week in patriarchy: essentially unconscious from anger | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Senate Republicans proved they could be just as heartless as their House counterparts, targeting the most vulnerable among us with their healthcare bill
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What lies beneath the brave new world of feminist dystopian science fiction?

What lies beneath the brave new world of feminist dystopian science fiction? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
From the Bailey-prize-winning The Power to the bleakly compelling The Handmaid’s Tale, Leading writers explain why the genre is thriving
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A clumsy liberal’s guide to saying the right thing | Kevin McKenna

A clumsy liberal’s guide to  saying the right thing | Kevin McKenna | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Navigating the minefield of everyday conversation without treading on toes is almost impossible. But the well-meaning man must try…
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Recommended Summer Reads on Black Women’s History

Recommended Summer Reads on Black Women’s History | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Summer is quickly approaching and if you’re anything like me, you’re already preparing your ultimate summer reading list. Consider adding one—or all—o
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Women and the Irish Revolution 1917-23: Violence, Feminism, Nationalism

Women and the Irish Revolution 1917-23: Violence, Feminism, Nationalism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Maynooth University Social Sciences Institute presents Women and the Irish Revolution 1917-23: Violence, Feminism, Nationalism - Friday, 1 September 2017 at The Royal Irish Academy. Find event and ticket information.
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By Keeping 80% Women Staff, Kochi Metro Sets Example Of Women Empowerment And Makes India Proud

By Keeping 80% Women Staff, Kochi Metro Sets Example Of Women Empowerment And Makes India Proud | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Kochi Metro is an example of feminism and equal rights as it has employed a significant number of women as well as transgenders
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The US National Network to End Domestic Violence

The US National Network to End Domestic Violence | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is a membership and advocacy organization representing the 56 U.S. state and territorial domestic violence coalitions. NNEDV is the voice of these coalitions, their more than 2,000 local domestic violence member programs, and the millions of domestic violence survivors who turn to them for services. In 2000 and 2005, NNEDV members all across the country played a crucial role in the reauthorization of VAWA. Through its extensive state and grassroots network, NNEDV continues to mobilize a powerful constituency to make their voices heard in U.S. Congress..
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Women can’t have it all – because the game is rigged

Women can’t have it all – because the game is rigged | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Work-life balance is a myth. It’s time for women to stop blaming themselves and start demanding change.
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