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Meet the Mormons Kicked Out of the Church For Being Feminists and Freethinkers - PolicyMic

Meet the Mormons Kicked Out of the Church For Being Feminists and Freethinkers - PolicyMic | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
PolicyMic Meet the Mormons Kicked Out of the Church For Being Feminists and Freethinkers PolicyMic Twenty years ago this month, an event rocked the Mormon intellectual world that has been shaking it ever since.
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Freada Kapor Klein: "Diversity" Isn't Just Gender; "Women" Aren't Just White

Freada Kapor Klein: "Diversity" Isn't Just Gender; "Women" Aren't Just White | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women of color experience gender bias and sexual harassment as do white women, often at higher rates and layered with racial stereotypes
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Cat Calling: The Difference Between How Perpetrators Versus Targeted People Experience It

Cat Calling: The Difference Between How Perpetrators Versus Targeted People Experience It | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In this humorous video, W. Kamau Bell juxtaposes the perspectives of people who experience cat-calling with those who perpetuate it.
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#SupportingSurvivors in 2015 | Survivors' Network

#SupportingSurvivors in 2015 | Survivors' Network | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
@womensmediacntr We will #supportsurvivors2015 by challenging rape culture. Will you help? http://t.co/FIsUS4JHm4 http://t.co/rJTPsMcMww
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The Female Body Decides Social Status--And it Needs to Stop

The Female Body Decides Social Status--And it Needs to Stop | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It is hard growing up--it's even harder as a girl. The female body, in our culture, heavily impacts social standing, and that needs to end.
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Second Story Press Celebrates 25 Years of Feminist and Social Justice Publishing

Second Story Press Celebrates 25 Years of Feminist and Social Justice Publishing | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

When Toronto-based Second Story Press celebrated its 25th anniversary this month, the room at a community center in downtown Toronto was filled with authors and illustrators who have helped the press pursue its goal of publishing important feminist...

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Meet Nyamayaro: the woman behind Emma Watson's viral feminism campaign

Meet Nyamayaro: the woman behind Emma Watson's viral feminism campaign | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Nyamayaro, the brains behind the UN's HeForShe campaign, recruited Watson -- and also snagged some of corporate America's top execs -- to promote gender equality.
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Why Regulating Images of People in Advertising is a Good Idea

Why Regulating Images of People in Advertising is a Good Idea | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
New bill proposes FTC prevent advertisers from using doctored images of bodies and faces, with much sociological, psychological, and medical research in support.
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Abusive 'Feminist' Men Exist — Here Are 6 Things Men Can Do to Stop Them

Abusive 'Feminist' Men Exist — Here Are 6 Things Men Can Do to Stop Them | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As male feminists, it’s easy to criticize the misogyny of the MRAs. But how often do we turn the lens around? Here are six things we need to do starting right now.
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Why We Must Finally Pay Attention to Black Women’s Mental Health

Why We Must Finally Pay Attention to Black Women’s Mental Health | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It's time we finally start paying attention to our sisters' wellbeing, before they're gone.
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The Secret Feminist History of Wonder Woman

The Secret Feminist History of Wonder Woman | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
When Wonder Woman made her debut in 1941, she was the first female superhero to have her own comic-book. And
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Labour calls for transparency on gender pay gap across UK

Labour calls for transparency on gender pay gap across UK | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
258 MPs back legislation to make big companies publish differences between pay of male and female employees
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Professor documents gender bias in the classroom

Students’ biases are hurting women in academia, and a UW-La Crosse sociologist has the research to back up that assertion.
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Stop denying the gender pay gap exists. Even Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams were unfairly paid compared to their male actor co-stars

Stop denying the gender pay gap exists. Even Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams were unfairly paid compared to their male actor co-stars | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Sony e-mail hack revealed even rich and famous women are devalued.
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Obama Only Takes Female Reporters’ Questions In Last Press Conference Of The Year

Obama Only Takes Female Reporters’ Questions In Last Press Conference Of The Year | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Fox News didn't think the women asked very good questions.
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The Way We Talk About Midwifery Care Matters

The Way We Talk About Midwifery Care Matters | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Even as it championed midwives in a recent piece, the New York Times editorial board unwittingly slipped into language that suggests midwifery care is a second-tier option—language that reflects broader public attitudes throughout the United States.
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Turkey’s Erdogan declares use of birth control “treason”

Turkey’s Erdogan declares use of birth control “treason” | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described efforts to promote birth control as "treason," saying contraception risked causing a whole generation to dry up, reports said Monday. Erdogan made the
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9 Ways The Media Failed Women In 2014

9 Ways The Media Failed Women In 2014 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @womensmediacntr: 9 Ways The Media Failed Women In 2014 http://t.co/JMMKjB1iWX via @mmfa
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What has US spending done for Afghan women? The US Gov doesn't know

What has US spending done for Afghan women? The US Gov doesn't know | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
It's a common theme when it comes to US spending in Afghanistan. One official said accounting for spending on women was more of an 'optimistic, aspirational statement.'
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How the Koch Network Funnels Anonymous Millions to Fight Feminism

How the Koch Network Funnels Anonymous Millions to Fight Feminism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Politico once referred to Freedom Partners, a group that makes tens of millions of dollars in gra...
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Amazing Women Now: Susanne Langer, Philosopher

Amazing Women Now: Susanne Langer, Philosopher | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
#HappyBirthday to Susanne Langer, one of most influential philosophers of #20thCent! Read more: http://t.co/505ZjlqwAl #CT #wmnhist
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Feminism in 2014: More Than a Trend

Feminism in 2014: More Than a Trend | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What music has achieved for gender equality this year, and where to take the fight from here
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Radical Latina: Poem: For Mothers Who Don't Want Their Daughters To Protest

Radical Latina: Poem: For Mothers Who Don't Want Their Daughters To Protest | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
"For Mothers Who Don't Want Daughters To Protest" @radicallatina Mine said the same thing. @michael_urbina's too. http://t.co/DxLCZwSrNv
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Open Sourcing Feminism: The Challenge of Collective Intelligence in 2014

Open Sourcing Feminism: The Challenge of Collective Intelligence in 2014 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Vivien Maidaborn It is a shock to join a new industry, one forging open thinking, open models of exchange, and open source only to discover how closed it is to women. This post began on a journey w...
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Equal pay: Sarah Champion's bill was a start but women need to vote with their feet

Equal pay: Sarah Champion's bill was a start but women need to vote with their feet | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A bill to enforce section 78 of the Equal Pay act was passed by 258 votes to eight. But this is just the first step in a marathon, says Harriet Minter
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