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History as this woman sees it. The serious, the kitsch, the opinionated. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/
Curated by Deanna Dahlsad
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This Is What the Harassment of Women on the Internet Looks Like - Pacific Standard: The Science of Society

This Is What the Harassment of Women on the Internet Looks Like - Pacific Standard: The Science of Society | Herstory | Scoop.it
All week we're running personal stories from Pacific Standard readers in response to Amanda Hess' cover story, "Why Women Aren't Welcome on the Internet."

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The Price of Being a Woman Online

The Price of Being a Woman Online | Herstory | Scoop.it
One writer's chronicle of online harassment is sadly familiar to many.

Via Cendrine Marrouat - www.socialmediaslant.com, Eduardo Lucas, malek, Deanna Dahlsad
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Facebook finally acts on gender-based hate speech - PRWeek

Facebook finally acts on gender-based hate speech - PRWeek | Herstory | Scoop.it

Raw Story Facebook finally acts on gender-based hate speech PRWeek As a result, Facebook is reevaluating what constitutes violations of its community standards, working with legal experts and women's groups to better identify gender-related hate...


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Elahe Amani's comment, May 30, 2013 6:26 PM
Yes! Another example of the role of social media...
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MediaPost Publications Moms Stressed Out by Pinterest 05/13/2013

Moms Stressed Out by Pinterest - 05/13/2013

While Pinterest might seem like a place for caring and sharing, the female-dominated social network is actually stressing a lot of users out, according to a Today.com survey of 7,000 U.S. mothers: in fact, 42% of respondents said they suffer from “Pinterest stress,” stemming from anxiety that they can’t live up to the ideal suggested by images of domestic perfection posted on the site....

"Of course, this phenomenon -- in which people carefully craft their online images to show themselves in the best possible light, and other people mistakenly assume this somehow corresponds to reality -- isn’t limited to Pinterest..."


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Laura Brown's comment, June 4, 2013 5:32 PM
That's why I seldom look at Pinterest. It is too much. I could find a lot of great ideas and things I'd like but have all the pressure of never having all that I see and want. Easier to step away from the Pinterest site and just live with my own reality.
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Sherry Turkle: Connected, but alone?

http://www.ted.com As we expect more from technology, do we expect less from each other?

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Women make up 58 per cent of all social media users as networking sites push to attract more men

Women make up 58 per cent of all social media users as networking sites push to attract more men | Herstory | Scoop.it
Social networking companies are pushing to get more men to log on to their sites as women make up 58 per cent of users, according to the Pew Research Center.

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who do I think I am? | loumcgill

who do I think I am? | loumcgill | Herstory | Scoop.it

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Use or abuse: How far will social media activism go? - The Express Tribune (blog)

Use or abuse: How far will social media activism go? - The Express Tribune (blog) | Herstory | Scoop.it
The Express Tribune (blog)Use or abuse: How far will social media activism go?The Express Tribune (blog)This reminded me of our social media activists.

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Finding sisterhood through social media - Social Citizen

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Why Women Are the Most Powerful Brand Ambassadors In the World | Social Media Today

Why Women Are the Most Powerful Brand Ambassadors In the World | Social Media Today | Herstory | Scoop.it
Last December I wrote of the need for more brand ambassadors.
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Curated by Deanna Dahlsad
An opinionated woman obsessed with objects, entertained by ephemera, intrigued by researching, fascinated by culture & addicted to writing. The wind says my name; doesn't put an @ in front of it, so maybe you don't notice. http://www.kitsch-slapped.com
Other Topics
A Marketing Mix
Adventures in advertising and marketing - the contemporary, the historical, and the hysterical. http://deanna.dahlsad.com/
Antiques & Vintage Collectibles
Collecting old things; heirlooms and new to you things! Companion to http://www.inherited-values.com/
Colorful Prism Of Racism
Racism past and present. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/colorful-prism-of-racism/
Consumption Junction
Consumerism meets marketing; who & what manipulates the free market of goods & services. See also: http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/ze-big-mouth-promotions-stuff/
Crimes Against Humanity
From lone gunmen on hills to mass movements. Depressing as hell, really.
Cultural History
The roots of culture; history and pre-history.
Dare To Be A Feminist
I do. http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/hey-sister-can-you-spare-some-social-change/
For Art's Sake-1
Art, crafts, and the people who make them. To inspire and purchase. Companion to http://www.ululating-undulating-ungulate.com/
Herstory
History as this woman sees it. The serious, the kitsch, the opinionated. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/
In The Name Of God
Mainly acts done in the name of religion, but also discussions of atheism, faith, & spirituality.
Kinsanity
Let's just say I have reasons to learn more about mental health, special needs children, psychology, and the like.
Kitsch
Mostly vintage and retro "badness" but you can decide how delicious it is. http://www.kitschy-kitschy-coo.com/blog/
Nerdy Needs
The stuff of nerdy, geeky, dreams.
Readin', 'Ritin', and (Publishing) 'Rithmetic
The meaning behind the math of the bottom line in publishing and the media. For writers, publishers, and bloggers (which are a combination of the two).
Sex Positive
Sexuality as a human right.
Vintage Living Today For A Future Tormorrow
It's as easy to romanticize the past as it is to demonize it; instead, let's learn from it. More than living simply, more than living 'green', thrifty grandmas knew the importance of the 'economics' in Home Economics. The history of home ec, lessons in thrift, practical tips and ideas from the past focused on sustainability for families and out planet. Companion to http://www.thingsyourgrandmotherknew.com/
Visiting The Past
Travel based on grande ideas, locations, and persons of the past.
Walking On Sunshine
Stuff that makes me smile.
You Call It Obsession & Obscure; I Call It Research & Important
Links to (many of) my columns and articles.