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Gender Inequality in Film - An Infographic

Gender Inequality in Film - An Infographic | Feminism | Scoop.it
New York Film Academy looks into how women are portrayed on screen and employed behind the scenes to understand gender inequality in film.
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8 Female Israeli Soldiers Who Shattered Barriers in 2013

8 Female Israeli Soldiers Who Shattered Barriers in 2013 | Feminism | Scoop.it
These female Israeli soldiers challenge stereotypes through the work they do every day.
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This is proof that women can accomplish just as much as, if not more, than men. 

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18 Things Women Shouldn't Have To Justify

18 Things Women Shouldn't Have To Justify | Feminism | Scoop.it
Healthy eating as a means of actual health, not weight loss, because for some reason, people tend to be skeptical that a woman could actually just want to treat her body right and not be perpetuall...
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Women are constantly expected to meet certain standards, and when they don't, they feel the need to excuse themselves for doing so. This is ridiculous, because women should be allowed to make choices that benefit them, regardless of what other people expect of them.

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UN Women: 3 things that must happen to advance women's ...

UN Women: 3 things that must happen to advance women's ... | Feminism | Scoop.it
It's crucial now to ensure that the United Nations as a whole “lifts its game and is as coordinated as possible on gender equality and women's empowerment,” John Hendra, the agency's deputy executive director of policy and ...
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This is a very interesting take on body expectations for women and how society's ideals of what women should look like is to be disregarded. 

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Why Feminism is Important: A PSA

Why Feminism is Important: A PSA | Feminism | Scoop.it
A feminism comic I did for my uni’s newspaper. I wish I had a bit more time to work on it, but I’m pleased with how it came out considering the tight deadline!
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This college student very simply explains some of the gender inequalities that we still have in 2014. How long until women are treated equally to men?

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How the Media Failed Women in 2013 - YouTube

There was a lot to celebrate this year for women in the media. But some things aren't changing fast enough... Join the campaign: http://bit.ly/ChangeMedia
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Women are represented awfully in the media. They're used as sexual advertisers, and aren't represented as human beings but rather objects made for men's use. This is disgusting and needs to be changed ASAP.

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Community Post: 40 Reasons We Still Need Feminism

Community Post: 40 Reasons We Still Need Feminism | Feminism | Scoop.it
Yeah, you're right. We won't shut up.
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This is very important because tons of average people, regardless of gender, shared their personal reasons for needing feminism. Feminism isn't only about women's rights, it's about equality!!

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Why 'freedom feminism' is right - World Magazine

Why 'freedom feminism' is right - World Magazine | Feminism | Scoop.it
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Why 'freedom feminism' is right
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****i'll add insight later on, I have no time now!!****

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Everyday Feminism

Everyday Feminism | Feminism | Scoop.it
Transform Your Life Through Feminism
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This website seems to have a lot of great articles related to feminism, but I can't read them  right now because of these STUPID FILTERS. 

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