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Siri Hustvedt: ‘Trump was elected because misogyny is alive and well’

Siri Hustvedt: ‘Trump was elected because misogyny is alive and well’ | Male Female | Scoop.it
The American author on feminism, the arts-science divide and misogyny in the presidential election
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In the Company of Women: Wisdom and Advice on the Creative Life from Beloved Women Artists, Makers, and Entrepreneurs

In the Company of Women: Wisdom and Advice on the Creative Life from Beloved Women Artists, Makers, and Entrepreneurs | Male Female | Scoop.it
Neko Case, Nikki Giovani, Tavi Gevinson, Maira Kalman, Debbie Millman, Carrie Brownstein, and more.
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When Typists Were Feared as 'Love Pirates'

When Typists Were Feared as 'Love Pirates' | Male Female | Scoop.it
At the turn of the century, some women sued stenographers for seducing their husbands. An Object Lesson
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Pussy Riot - Straight Outta Vagina (feat. Desi Mo & Leikeli47)

Female power and female sexuality are yet need to be discovered. Discussed. Performed. Lived up. Women were slaves of the world for centuries. Women’s go
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Annie Leibovitz’s Work on ‘Women’ Is Never Done

Annie Leibovitz’s Work on ‘Women’ Is Never Done | Male Female | Scoop.it
The photographer returns to her most personal project with new subjects, a new touring exhibition and a new mentor: Gloria Steinem.
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Why Are Old Women Often The Face Of Evil In Fairy Tales And Folklore?

Why Are Old Women Often The Face Of Evil In Fairy Tales And Folklore? | Male Female | Scoop.it
Evil stepmothers, witches and crones: When they aren't poisoning princesses, they're mangling mermaids or trying to eat children. One writer traces these villains' roots to a fear of female power.
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Confessions of a bad feminist

Confessions of a bad feminist | Male Female | Scoop.it
When writer Roxane Gay dubbed herself a "bad feminist," she was making a joke, acknowledging that she couldn't possibly live up to the demands for perfection of the feminist movement. But she's realized that the joke rang hollow. In a thoughtful and provocative talk, she asks us to embrace all flavors of feminism -- and make the small choices that, en masse, might lead to actual change.
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Tara Moss: We do not live in a predominantly feminist world

Tara Moss: We do not live in a predominantly feminist world | Male Female | Scoop.it
Moss has written a guide for women who want to speak out in a world that would prefer them quiet, a book she wishes she had read 10 years ago
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Why Dating Is Drudgery

Why Dating Is Drudgery | Male Female | Scoop.it
Alexandra Schwartz on “Labor of Love,” by Moira Weigel, “All the Single Ladies,” by Rebecca Traister, and “American Girls,” by Nancy Jo Sales.
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Why putting women on banknotes should make us feel uneasy | Eve Livingston

Why putting women on banknotes should make us feel uneasy | Eve Livingston | Male Female | Scoop.it
Those at the sharp end of inequality might be forgiven for failing to see how a caricature on money they don’t have will help
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Why Love Hurts: The Sociology of How Our Institutions Rather Than Our Personal Psychological Failings Shape the Romantic Agony of Modern Life

Why Love Hurts: The Sociology of How Our Institutions Rather Than Our Personal Psychological Failings Shape the Romantic Agony of Modern Life | Male Female | Scoop.it
"To perform gender identity and gender struggles is to perform the institutional and cultural core dilemmas and ambivalence of modernity."
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Don’t mock the rock – Tracey Emin’s wedding is a message to single women | Gaby Hinsliff

Don’t mock the rock – Tracey Emin’s wedding is a message to single women | Gaby Hinsliff | Male Female | Scoop.it
In marrying a stone, the always provocative artist is boldly asserting that life does not need a man at its centre in order to be worthwhile
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Why TV Needs 'Weak' Female Characters

Why TV Needs 'Weak' Female Characters | Male Female | Scoop.it
Comedy-drama series like Fleabag and Transparent show how vulnerability is as important as unlikeability and strength when it comes to portraying fictional women.
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How 'neurosexism' is holding back gender equality – and science itself

How 'neurosexism' is holding back gender equality –  and science itself | Male Female | Scoop.it
Science has shown that women are better at nurturing and men are better at logic. Or has it?
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To the First Lady, With Love

To the First Lady, With Love | Male Female | Scoop.it
Four thank-you notes to Michelle Obama, who has spent the past eight years quietly and confidently changing the course of American history.
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Petite et grande histoire du féminisme en bande dessinée

Petite et grande histoire du féminisme en bande dessinée | Male Female | Scoop.it
Ce récit historique et sociologique revient sur les grandes étapes et les concepts-clés du féminisme en décryptant sept slogans et citations associés à ce mouvement.
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Why Are All the Cartoon Mothers Dead?

Why Are All the Cartoon Mothers Dead? | Male Female | Scoop.it
The dead-mother plot is a classic of children’s fiction, but animated movies have supplied a new twist: the fun father has taken her place. 
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What Does a Lifetime of Leers Do to Us?

What Does a Lifetime of Leers Do to Us? | Male Female | Scoop.it
Feminism has made the world a better place, which is why we need to talk about our unfinished work.
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Wonder and joy — these are the expressions on kids' faces when a real-life firefighter, surgeon, and fighter pilot drop in on a classroom and tur
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Young vs. Old, Male vs. Female, Intuition vs. Intellect: Susan Sontag on How the Stereotypes and Polarities of Culture Imprison Us

Young vs. Old, Male vs. Female, Intuition vs. Intellect: Susan Sontag on How the Stereotypes and Polarities of Culture Imprison Us | Male Female | Scoop.it
"The young-old polarization and the male-female polarization are perhaps the two leading stereotypes that imprison people."
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Clitoris et sexualité : les femmes dans les séries / France Inter

Clitoris et sexualité : les femmes dans les séries / France Inter | Male Female | Scoop.it
Pamela ou Sue Helen ? Dans Dallas, on n’avait pas le choix. Elles étaient mères, choyées ou trompées – et rien d’autres ! Mais ces vingt dernières années, tout a changé. Les séries TV ont fait mûrir les femmes, libérant leur sexualité
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50 Captivating Photos Of Girls Going To School Around The World

50 Captivating Photos Of Girls Going To School Around The World | Male Female | Scoop.it
Gender should not be a factor in education.
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Balancing Acts: Meet the Prima Ballerinas Who Became Mothers

Balancing Acts: Meet the Prima Ballerinas Who Became Mothers | Male Female | Scoop.it
The life of a ballerina can be grueling, but for these dancers, the work doesn’t end on stage
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