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What Does It Mean For Feminism If Feminism Becomes Trendy?

What Does It Mean For Feminism If Feminism Becomes Trendy? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

2013 was a Big Year for feminism in pop culture.

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Theatre: 'Rapture Blister Burn' by Gina Gionfriddo is a new, great and witty feminist play

is 'Rapture Blister Burn' takes witty look at feminism ABQ Journal In “Rapture Blister Burn,” an ambitious, intelligent, and witty play about women's quest for equality and fulfillment, playwright Gina Gionfriddo offers an enlightening crash course in...

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One of the US's Cruelest Anti-Abortion Laws is Starting to Gain Ground

One of the US's Cruelest Anti-Abortion Laws is Starting to Gain Ground | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A growing number of states are moving to exploit women's grief when they're making the painful, personal decision to end a doomed pregnancy.
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Joe Biden Urges Schools To Address Sexual Assault Epidemic

Joe Biden Urges Schools To Address Sexual Assault Epidemic | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

RT @msmagazine: @JoeBiden= #whatafeministlookslike: http://ow.ly/4tPsa

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International Women's Day: Why we celebrate on March 8th

International Women's Day: Why we celebrate on March 8th | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

RT @anarchistwriter: International Women's Day: Why we celebrate on March 8th http://t.co/o58fh7wJLo #feminism #anarchism

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Profile of Julie Zeilinger, 19, author of 'A Little F’d Up: Why Feminism is Not a Dirty Word'

Profile of Julie Zeilinger, 19, author of 'A Little F’d Up: Why Feminism is Not a Dirty Word' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“So. I’m a teenager and I wrote a book. And not just any book. A book about feminism. What kind of obviously pretentious and generally ridiculous teen does that?
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9 Depressing Facts From the Latest Women in Media Report

9 Depressing Facts From the Latest Women in Media Report | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

Jennifer Lawrence makes $11 million less than Adam Sandler (RT @schemaly: #7: @MHPshow has more diversity than all other Sunday news talk shows combined http://t.co/fHA5hYfmkV via @charlottealter...

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On great literary husbands: The men who supported genius

On great literary husbands: The men who supported genius | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

It's time we acknowledged those rare men who helped, rather than hindered, brilliant female writers

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‘Wow, you really do have two mums!’: What it's like when the children of lesbian mothers go to school

‘Wow, you really do have two mums!’: What it's like when the children of lesbian mothers go to school | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

I have to be up front here. I am an academic, mainly looking at inclusive education and “youth voice”, and have always wanted to avoid being pigeonholed as the lesbian academic who talks about lesbian things.

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Gender, Race, and Rape During the Civil War

Gender, Race, and Rape During the Civil War | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender, Race, and Rape During the Civil War
The Atlantic
Slavery, the value of chastity, and laws that favored men all made it difficult for women to find justice during the chaos of war. Julie Beck Feb 20 2014, 11:00 AM ET.
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Conservative "Marry Young" Dating Advice is Actually About Man-Hating

Conservative "Marry Young" Dating Advice is Actually About Man-Hating | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
While feminists get a rap for "man-hating," it's actually conservative advice that devalues men. (RT @BitchMedia: Dating advice based on the cynical idea that "boys will be boys" isn't good for anybody.
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Body type objectification is not gender-specific

Body type objectification is not gender-specific | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Bowdoin Orient
Body type objectification is not gender-specific
The Bowdoin Orient
Growing up, I was the fat kid.
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Essay: The Incompatibility of Radical Feminism and Capitalism - by Louise Pennington

Essay: The Incompatibility of Radical Feminism and Capitalism - by Louise Pennington | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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In Canada every system of oppression is organized around settler colonialism

In Canada every system of oppression is organized around settler colonialism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

An Interview with Harsha Walia (Indigenous solidarity, feminism and reflection. My interview with Harsha Walia: http://t.co/EEIO5j81zW)

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On US Campaign Trail, Missteps on Gender

On Campaign Trail, Missteps on Gender
New York Times
Both articles have been flash points for media criticism on gender issues.
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The Failures of Abstinence-Only Education Illustrated in 2 Charts

The Failures of Abstinence-Only Education Illustrated in 2 Charts | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Clear evidence that trying to shield kids from "inappropriate" content about sexuality just isn't working. (RT @Hendems: Must Read & Tweet!
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A conversation with Meltem Arikan, Turkish playwright, author and political activist

A conversation with Meltem Arikan, Turkish playwright, author and political activist | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Why is middle class feminism so disinterested in women hit by austerity?

Why is middle class feminism so disinterested in women hit by austerity? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

Open Democracy article by me on the group of homelesss young Stratford mothers who have been battling for places to live. These women and their children have been living in Focus E15, a dirty tempo...

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"It's hard to call myself a male feminist at university. I blame lad culture."

"It's hard to call myself a male feminist at university. I blame lad culture." | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

Why are male students reluctant to call themselves feminists?

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Chelsea Handler Slams New York Times' Bill Carter for Sexism: I'm Not a 'Parenthetical'

Chelsea Handler Slams New York Times' Bill Carter for Sexism: I'm Not a 'Parenthetical' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The E!doyenne wrote a column in the Huffington Post criticizing the publication for how she was referenced in Carter's Jimmy Fallon story (RT @womensmediacntr: .@ChelseaHandler criticized Carter’s story for marginalizing her work as a late night...
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Faction (Fictionalised History): On 'The Invention of Wings', novelist Sue Monk Kidd's account of the feminist abolitionists, the Grimke sisters

Faction (Fictionalised History): On 'The Invention of Wings', novelist Sue Monk Kidd's account of the feminist abolitionists, the Grimke sisters | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Gender at Work: A Companion to the World Development Report on Jobs

Gender at Work: A Companion to the World Development Report on Jobs | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gender at Work: A Companion to the World Development Report on Jobs World Bank Group 20, 2014—Women around the world still face huge, persistent gender gaps at work, according to a new report by the World Bank Group, which calls for bold,...
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I Wish the Pope Would Step Up

I Wish the Pope Would Step Up | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

RT @msmagazine: I Wish the Pope Would Step Up #SNAP #priestabuse http://t.co/y2bBItTsOw

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Tennis' Gender Pay Gap Problem Looms On The Sidelines

Tennis' Gender Pay Gap Problem Looms On The Sidelines
Forbes
A man and a woman walk into a tennis tournament. He wins the men's side, she wins the women's, but she gets paid $157,800 less for her efforts.

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Novelist Chimamanda Adichie Publishes Op-Ed Speaking Out Against Nigeria's Anti-Gay Law

Novelist Chimamanda Adichie Publishes Op-Ed Speaking Out Against Nigeria's Anti-Gay Law | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it

"The law is also unconstitutional, ambiguous, and a strange priority in a country with so many real problems.

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