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Romance, feminism, litigation, and plagiarism

Romance, feminism, litigation, and plagiarism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“But I must wonder why so many women – forty years after the women's liberation movement, Roe vs. Wade and the pill have transformed the lives of women in the most dramatic of ways – continue to indulge in the fanciful ...
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US women's soccer team asks federal judge to allow strike over pay disparity

US women's soccer team asks federal judge to allow strike over pay disparity | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The world champion U.S. women's national soccer team asked a federal judge on Thursday to clear the way for it to strike over alleged pay inequities.
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Telling women to avoid pregnancy is not a solution for HIV and the Zika virus

Telling women to avoid pregnancy is not a solution for HIV and the Zika virus | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
To the development community on International Day of Action for Women’s Health: don’t curtail our rights by legitimising conservative religious ideologies It is widely recognised that, if the transformations outlined in the sustainable development goals (SDGs) are to be achieved, respecting, protecting and fulfilling the human rights of women and girls – including their sexual and reproductive rights – will be essential. Continue reading...
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African leaders urged to promote women’s rights as continent marks AU Day

African leaders urged to promote women’s rights as continent marks AU Day | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Ghana yesterday joined the rest of Africa to celebrate the 53rd anniversary of the African Union (AU), with a call on African leaders to improve o
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Women and Melbourne writers dominate Miles Franklin 2016 shortlist

Women and Melbourne writers dominate Miles Franklin 2016 shortlist | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
For a second consecutive year four of five authors shortlisted for Australia’s premier literary award are female
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Does Female Privilege Exist?

Does Female Privilege Exist? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Free dinners, child custody, chivalry – evidence of female privilege? Celia Edell breaks down why it's not as straightforward as some men would like you to think.
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WOW Café Theatre: Celebrating the Beginnings of a Historic Women’s Theatre

WOW Café Theatre: Celebrating the Beginnings of a Historic Women’s Theatre | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A knowlege commons by and for the theatre community
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Documentary: ‘The Ascent of Woman’ — Making Women Part of the Narrative

Documentary: ‘The Ascent of Woman’ — Making Women Part of the Narrative | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The series, 'The Ascent of Woman,' makes a compelling case that the way a society treats its women is indicative of not only its overall fairness, but also its
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A pop-up museum of women's history is opening around the corner from the Jack the Ripper museum

A pop-up museum of women's history is opening around the corner from the Jack the Ripper museum | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Back in July last year, you may recall that a 'Museum of Women's History' opened in Whitechapel. Or at least, that's what it was originally billed as. Wh
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No, You Don't Have To Pick Between Motherhood And Feminism; Feminists Raise Better Kids

No, You Don't Have To Pick Between Motherhood And Feminism; Feminists Raise Better Kids | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Yesterday, Lisa Haydon rejected feminism, saying she wants to nurture a family instead. Here's how she'
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'Dear Woke Brown Girl' – This Letter Will Remind You How Powerful You Are

'Dear Woke Brown Girl' – This Letter Will Remind You How Powerful You Are | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This Latina's message to her fellow women activists of color is such a refreshing affirmation.
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Sexism Toward Taiwan’s New President

Sexism Toward Taiwan’s New President | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A Chinese military official described Tsai Ing-wen as “erratic” because she’s single.
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478 Dorothea Lange Photographs Poignantly Document the Internment of the Japanese During WWII

478 Dorothea Lange Photographs Poignantly Document the Internment of the Japanese During WWII | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“This is what we did. How did it happen?
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SB Nation Shows Why It’s Not OK to Treat Women as “Gatekeepers of Sensitivity”

SB Nation Shows Why It’s Not OK to Treat Women as “Gatekeepers of Sensitivity” | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Remember when SB Nation published, and then retracted, a 12,000-word apologia for convicted rapist (and former college football star) Daniel Holtzclaw
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4 Ways the ‘Boys Will Be Boys’ Attitude Harms the Men in Our Lives

4 Ways the ‘Boys Will Be Boys’ Attitude Harms the Men in Our Lives | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What do we really mean by “boys will be boys”? We need to stop what this expectation of masculinity is doing to men and boys.
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What a Joke! — Trump rebrands as an unlikely champion of women's rights

What a Joke! — Trump rebrands as an unlikely champion of women's rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The first phase of Donald Trump's election campaign is over. He demolished the credibility of all 16 of his Republican opponents, and is now the party's presumptive candidate for the US
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#WomenInHistory: Dental student Tera Poole makes history as valedictorian

#WomenInHistory: Dental student Tera Poole makes history as valedictorian | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Graduations are happening all over the United States of America. Students are receiving accolades for the successful completion of their education and their
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Finding Fat Positivity, Bathroom Panic, and Saying No to Coca-Cola

Finding Fat Positivity, Bathroom Panic, and Saying No to Coca-Cola | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
We know, there’s a lot to read on the internet, and you can’t get to it all b-mail :: May 2016 bitchmedia.org Nope, Coke. We're Not Down Subscribe, become a member, or donate and get your free My Feminism is Not For Sale sticker! What's the last thing you want to think about on a Saturday? Fundraising? Huh! Us too. But there's no getting around it: We need your help! So we're going to make this super short: With just four days left to reach our $50,000 goal by May 31 (that's Tuesday!) we still have $18,021 to go to reach our goal. If you've been waiting for the right time to subscribe to Bitch magazine, renew a lapsed or current subscription, become a member at Bitch, or just make a plain-old donation (make it in honor of your favorite feminist, or an author you love, or your favorite new band, and we'll print your recognition in the next issue of Bitch magazine!), now is the time...we repeat...NOW IS THE TIME to pitch in. Need one more reason to do it? How about this one: We just turned down an in favor of our fiercely independent, reader-supported funding model. Please
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Women guitar makers scratched from Gibson history

Women guitar makers scratched from Gibson history | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the summer of 2013, we spoke with law professor and music journalist John Thomas about the Kalamazoo Gals on Stateside. Thomas had uncovered the story
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2 prose pieces by Jennifer Maritza McCauley

2 prose pieces by Jennifer Maritza McCauley | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Mulatto-ed Our friends are talking about our babies, but we haven’t got to the loving part yet. They are looking at our skin, yours: burnt bread-colored because your parents are Japanese and Spanish and Jewish. Mine, penny-brown, because my Mami and Daddy are Deep South and Dominican-dark. Our friends show us happy teeth. They imagine …
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Duterte's rape comment violates women's rights, says Philippines human rights body

Duterte's rape comment violates women's rights, says Philippines human rights body | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Asia News Network) - The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Wednesday (May 25) ruled that presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte violated the Magna Carta of Women when he gave a controversial comment on the rape and killing of an Australian missionary.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
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Let’s spare our children the pink and blue gender bullshit

Let’s spare our children the pink and blue gender bullshit | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Boys love blue and girls love pink, right? The ‘Let Toys Be Toys’ campaign aims to level the playing field by asking stores to get rid of gendered labelling
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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is 'dream' Kickstarter success

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is 'dream' Kickstarter success | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Illustrated book intended to inspire girls to ‘bigger goals’ tells the stories of 100 great women and scores runaway hit on fundraising site
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Obama grants America's first female WWII pilots the right to be buried at Arlington National Cemetary

Obama grants America's first female WWII pilots the right to be buried at Arlington National Cemetary | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
After decades of waiting — and months of lobbying — the female airforce pilots of WWII will finally get their hero's burial.
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Douchebags, Thugs, Bullies, and Donald J. Trump: The perils of wounded masculinity

Douchebags, Thugs, Bullies, and Donald J. Trump: The perils of wounded masculinity | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
May 25, 2016 Last summer when I began pointing out the parallels between white supremacist tactics, fascist movements and the rhetoric of Donald Trump I felt like a lone voice in the wind. Now the concern that Trump is bringing a populist form of fascism to America is bouncing around the mainstream, from the Village…
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