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Erica Jong's Lesbian Aunt, Lifelong Feminism, And Death Knell for the GOP - SheWired

Erica Jong's Lesbian Aunt, Lifelong Feminism, And Death Knell for the GOP - SheWired | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Slate Magazine Erica Jong's Lesbian Aunt, Lifelong Feminism, And Death Knell for the GOP SheWired Even 40 years after it was first published, Erica Jong's groundbreaking novel Fear of Flying stunningly endures.
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Women in Herstory: Ellen Wilkinson, Socialist, Feminist and Internationalist finds her place on our Middlesbrough plinth

Women in Herstory: Ellen Wilkinson, Socialist, Feminist and Internationalist finds her place on our Middlesbrough plinth | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Letters: The statue will honour the MP for Middlesbrough East, the first female education secretary and a huge advocate for women’s rights
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Radical women who carved their place in history

Radical women who carved their place in history | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Letters: Contrary to popular opinion, the Women’s Social and Political Union, led by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst, was never a single issue campaign
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Remarkable Increase In Afghan Female Judge Numbers

Remarkable Increase In Afghan Female Judge Numbers | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Shakila Abawi Shagarf, head of the Afghan Women Judges' Association (AWJA), said that at the moment 260 female judge are working in Afghanistan.
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Rosario Dawson, Denise Di Novi Talk Female Empowerment at 'Unforgettable' Premiere

Rosario Dawson, Denise Di Novi Talk Female Empowerment at 'Unforgettable' Premiere | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The director hoped that the characters in the film would be relatable from the pressure they felt to be perfect.
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The Status of Women in U.S. Media 2017

The Status of Women in U.S. Media 2017 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There is a crisis of representation in the media. We live in a racially and ethnically diverse nation that is 51% female, but the news media itself remains staggeringly limited to a single demographic.
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Homepage - The Faithless Feminist

Homepage - The Faithless Feminist | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Moving Beyond BeliefOrganized religion is a cultural barrier to full equality for men and women. CLICK HERE to get receive our latest blog posts! Follow Latest Blog Posts... Can atheist organizations work together? The Chalice and The Blade White Women Voters Women Beyond Belief Podcast Coming Soon! Reading with Little Bit: A Critical Look at …
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Irish citizens' assembly recommends change to abortion laws

Irish citizens' assembly recommends change to abortion laws | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Ireland's parliament is to consider changes to the country's restrictive abortion laws after a panel of citizens voted overwhelmingly on Saturday to recommend reform.
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3 Ways Anti-Feminism Hurts People of All Genders

3 Ways Anti-Feminism Hurts People of All Genders | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How does feminism help men? This shows how opposing feminism hurts people of all genders, including men.
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#VoicesOfCourage: A project by Physicians for Reproductive Health

#VoicesOfCourage: A project by Physicians for Reproductive Health | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Stories are true as remembered by the storyteller. www.prh.org
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Ivanka Trump can't be white-washed with 'women's empowerment' talk

Ivanka Trump can't be white-washed with 'women's empowerment' talk | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It’s fitting that she was booed at the W20 summit on Tuesday but really, it’s time that she was booed off the world stage
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3 Misogynistic 'Rules' That Held Me Back at Work – And How I've Challenged Them

3 Misogynistic 'Rules' That Held Me Back at Work – And How I've Challenged Them | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender norms in the workplace can lead to fear of negotiating, self-doubt, and more. Here’s how misogyny sets expectations for women at work.
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Why I’m Confused About My Sexuality – And It’s Okay If You Are, Too

Why I’m Confused About My Sexuality – And It’s Okay If You Are, Too | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What if you’re confused about your sexuality? Connor Manning has some great advice about the pressure to “know” your sexual orientation.
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Essay: 'Professional Lives: Career Women on Film' by Michelle Orange

Essay: 'Professional Lives: Career Women on Film' by Michelle Orange | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Michelle Orange is the author, most recently, of This Is Running for Your Life: Essays (FSG, 2013). Her writing has appeared in Harper’s, the Nation, the New York Times, Bookforum, Film Comment, Slate, and other publications. She was born in London, Ontario; her dog, Mercy, was born in Boaz, Alabama. They both currently live in Brooklyn.
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Setting Up A Business With 3 Kids Under 5

Setting Up A Business With 3 Kids Under 5 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I met entrepreneur Katie Lavercombe recently through Mums Of Brisbane and immediately wanted to find out more about her story, particularly why sh
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How Passive Patience Is Oppressive – But Active Patience Could Help Us All

How Passive Patience Is Oppressive – But Active Patience Could Help Us All | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Requests for “patience” can be used to silence marginalized people – but check out how to cultivate radical, active patience to make a positive change.
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Some men are intimidated when women step into their magnificence | Heather Rose

Some men are intimidated when women step into their magnificence | Heather Rose | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Encouraging and applauding the success of women might become an elegant and subversive act of cultural freedom
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Poor guys (ahem)
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3 Unfair Ways Being Perceived As Physically Average Privileges and Protects You

3 Unfair Ways Being Perceived As Physically Average Privileges and Protects You | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Ever thought about the benefits that come with being perceived as physically average? This will put it in perspective.
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In Jail, Pads and Tampons as Bargaining Chips

In Jail, Pads and Tampons as Bargaining Chips | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Inconsistent access at jails and prisons has less to do with stock and more to do with power.
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What Jesus, Judas and Nutella can tell us about women’s bodies | Deborah Orr

What Jesus, Judas and Nutella can tell us about women’s bodies | Deborah Orr | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Lucy McCormick’s taboo-busting show depicts religion as a female-marginalising death cult – and does it hilariously. Though some feminists may find it difficult
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When I Was Trolled and Fat-Shamed By One of My Male College Students

When I Was Trolled and Fat-Shamed By One of My Male College Students | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
How does fat-shaming relate to misogyny? This story of a woman academic and her male student gives an answer.
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Women in Herstory: Christian Women Writers of the Medieval World

Women in Herstory: Christian Women Writers of the Medieval World | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Meet the first known dramatist of Christianity, the most famous female exegete of the nature of the Trinity, and the author of the earliest known autobiography in English.
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Texas has now had 3 racist voting laws effectively struck down since March

Texas has now had 3 racist voting laws effectively struck down since March | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A panel of federal judges ruled Thursday that Texas’ Republican-dominated legislature intentionally redrew its electoral districts to limit the power of Latino voters, making it the third Texas voting law courts have found to be discriminatory since March 10. That was when a U.S. District Court found congressional districts were…
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3 Ways We Get Grown-Ass Woman Friendship Wrong (And How to Fix That Shit)

3 Ways We Get Grown-Ass Woman Friendship Wrong (And How to Fix That Shit) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Can you relate to these ways of mismanaging woman friendships? These are great tips to consider for improving our friendships.
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Latest Republican Plan to Repeal ACA is Even Worse for Women

Latest Republican Plan to Repeal ACA is Even Worse for Women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
GOP plan would defund Planned Parenthood and end requirement that insurers cover birth control without copay
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Here’s Why Reverse Racism Isn't Real

Here’s Why Reverse Racism Isn't Real | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There’s no such thing as “reverse racism” or “racism against white people” – why? Damian Alonso explains.
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