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Sofia Coppola feminism: dependent on class, race, and cultural subjugation | Racialicious - the intersection of race and pop culture

Sofia Coppola feminism: dependent on class, race, and cultural subjugation | Racialicious - the intersection of race and pop culture | Gender issues | Scoop.it
by guest contributor blackamazon, originally published at Having Read the Fine Print...
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'Nightshade': Sexy Warrior Wolves Teach Us Philosophy And Gender Equality - MTV.com

'Nightshade': Sexy Warrior Wolves Teach Us Philosophy And Gender Equality - MTV.com | Gender issues | Scoop.it
MTV.com'Nightshade': Sexy Warrior Wolves Teach Us Philosophy And Gender EqualityMTV.comI don't think I would have slept through most of my college history classes if I'd had Andrea Cremer as my professor.
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7 Feminist Take-Aways From the Final Harry Potter Movie : Ms Magazine Blog

7 Feminist Take-Aways From the Final Harry Potter Movie : Ms Magazine Blog | Gender issues | Scoop.it
interesting article about feminism in the last #HarryPotter movie. @jnunns01 you will like this!
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Gender, Genre, and Power in South Asian Expressive Traditions (South Asia Seminar)

Gender, Genre, and Power in South Asian Expressive Traditions (South Asia Seminar) | Gender issues | Scoop.it
[...] (Gender, Genre, and Power in South Asian Expressive Traditions (South Asia Seminar) http://t.co/of4zdwE...)...
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New White House Initiative to Help End Dating Violence & Sexual Assault

New White House Initiative to Help End Dating Violence & Sexual Assault | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Julie Goldscheid, Professor, CUNY Law School, and Center for Gender & Sexuality Law Senior Fellow, discusses below a new White House initiative to help end dating violence and sexual assault: The White House has launched its latest in a series of...
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Celebrating The Holy: Marriage Equality as Sacrament - Huffington Post (blog)

Celebrating The Holy: Marriage Equality as Sacrament - Huffington Post (blog) | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Celebrating The Holy: Marriage Equality as SacramentHuffington Post (blog)Now that it's legal for same sex couples to marry, Episcopalians, whose canons (church laws) say that we marry in conformity with the laws of the church and the state are...
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Gender Neutral Kids Rooms

Gender Neutral Kids Rooms | Gender issues | Scoop.it
A big thanks to Susie from Design Shuffle for contributing this post today. Great info that I just know you'll love. And please add your ideas in the comments section! Sometimes a pink girl's room or a blue boy's room.
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Queer movies come to Utah - QSaltLake

Queer movies come to Utah - QSaltLake | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Queer movies come to UtahQSaltLakeBut what many may not know is that there are a few queer shows popping up in Utah theaters. Here's just a smattering of some we're looking for.
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Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics |

Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics | | Gender issues | Scoop.it
A genuine feminist politics always brings us from bondage to freedom, from lovelessness to loving....There can be no...
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Empowering Girls to Fly High: No Gender Gap in Mats

Empowering Girls to Fly High: No Gender Gap in Mats | Gender issues | Scoop.it
No Gender Gap in Mats http://t.co/BarGnsy...
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The landmarks and pitfalls of racing's gender agenda

The landmarks and pitfalls of racing's gender agenda | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Lydia Hislop: Hayley Turner has furthered the cause of women jockeys but the search for female race commentators could undermine the competitors it purports to champion (The landmarks and pitfalls of racing's gender agenda | Lydia Hislop http://gu.com/p/3vy35/ip...
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Canadian Lutherans Approve LGBT Clergy, Blessing Same-Sex Marriages

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) has followed the example of their US counterparts two years ago, and voted to approve openly gay or lesbian clergy.
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Working mothers do no harm to their young children, research finds

Working mothers do no harm to their young children, research finds | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Long-term study by University College London suggests young girls fare better if their mothers go out to work (RT @marstrina: You know you live in a patriarchy when "Working mothers do no harm to their young children" is news http://t.co/P0iQJE8 #feminism...)...
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Transgender Discrimination: Business-As-Usual for Pennsylvania Transit - Campus Progress

Transgender Discrimination: Business-As-Usual for Pennsylvania Transit - Campus Progress | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Campus ProgressTransgender Discrimination: Business-As-Usual for Pennsylvania TransitCampus ProgressThere's a group of angry people in Philadelphia that dub themselves RAGE: Riders Against Gender Exclusion.
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Yemeni Women Find Voice in Revolution

Yemeni Women Find Voice in Revolution | Gender issues | Scoop.it
When Yemen’s beleaguered President Ali Abdullah Saleh scolded women for violating Islamic law by joining men in demonstrations on the streets of Sana’a, more than 10,000 Yemeni women flooded those streets to denounce their president.
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Women @ Africa’s Tech Revolution

Women @ Africa’s Tech Revolution | Gender issues | Scoop.it
This post is by Emily Musil Church, Ph.D. Much digital ink has been spilled on the cultural impact of technology. People have been, ahem, atwitter about the use of social media in the so-named “Arab spring”.
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Theology From Below: Catholic Conference on Sexual Diversity.

Theology From Below: Catholic Conference on Sexual Diversity. | Gender issues | Scoop.it
I call it “reality-based theology”, theologian Jeff Astley calls it “ordinary theology”, Tom Beaudoin at America magazine calls it “theology from below”.
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The Truth About My Trip To Hanoi | Jane Fonda

The Truth About My Trip To Hanoi | Jane Fonda | Gender issues | Scoop.it
I grew up during World War II. My childhood was influenced by the roles my father played in his movies.
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Dorothy Surrenders: Gender Fuck Thursday: The Swinton

Dorothy Surrenders: Gender Fuck Thursday: The Swinton | Gender issues | Scoop.it
There is no one, not on this planet or this galaxy, who so thoroughly embodies what I enjoy about Gender Fuck Thursday than Tilda Swinton. She exists in a universe that totally disregards the boxes ...
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DC Trans Woman Murdered: Lashay McLean

DC Trans Woman Murdered: Lashay McLean | Gender issues | Scoop.it
DC Trans Coalition has just reported the death of another young trans woman.

Washington, DC – In the early hours of Wednesday, July 20th, 2011, Lashay Mclean, a 23 year old transgender woman, was murdered in Northeast DC.
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Women Demand Greater Role in Egyptian Government | Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED)

Women Demand Greater Role in Egyptian Government | Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED) | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Al-Masry Al-Youm reports that feminists are dismayed with the progress of protests and are rallying other female rights groups together to defend women's (Egypt ranked 125 out of 134 countries on womens equality - The World Economic Forum’s  2010 ...
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Womens Power Hub- Women’s Power: Its Past, Its Present, Its Future: Femocracy | male-and-female-gender-equality-pro

Womens Power Hub- Women’s Power: Its Past, Its Present, Its Future: Femocracy | male-and-female-gender-equality-pro | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Although split as women and power women power wasn’t seen, status of women in society was low and gender inequity persisted, women’s empowerment aired women power, women in power, women of power even powerful women.
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An Enduring Vision: Miami-Dade School District Adds Gender Identity Protections

An Enduring Vision: Miami-Dade School District Adds Gender Identity Protections | Gender issues | Scoop.it
Miami-Dade School District Adds Gender Identity Protections http://t.co/5z4F6C4 #Florida #LGBT #transgender #gender #gay #bullying #school...
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Maureen Rhodes's curator insight, February 8, 8:13 PM

This is an article about the protection of our students in regards to gender and sexual orientation. As educators we need to stay on top of this and keep bullying from happening for any reason.

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Zaha Hadid Talking About Challenges of Architecture

Zaha Hadid talks to JO Magazine about the challenges of architecture.
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