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Dump the sexist “Bachelorette,” watch “Hollywood Game Night”

Dump the sexist “Bachelorette,” watch “Hollywood Game Night” | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
"The Bachelorette" finale tacked fake happiness onto a season of single-woman-shaming. "HGN" is a fun antidote

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Women know more than just love and sex

Women know more than just love and sex | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
Big media outlets seem to think women's only area of expertise is themselves. It's time to change that

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Gender equality - Wiki Article

Gender equality, is also known as sex equality or sexual equality or equality of the genders, implies that men and women should receive equal treatment unles...
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The #slut myth - invented to put #women down #Feminism http://t.co/mwIjY0dBXX

The #slut myth - invented to put #women down #Feminism http://t.co/mwIjY0dBXX | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
Retweet if you believe that the #slut myth was invented to put #women down! #Feminism http://t.co/mwIjY0dBXX

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US Pacific Fleet Forms Task Force on Sex Assault - ABC News

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US Pacific Fleet Forms Task Force on Sex Assault
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US Pacific Fleet Forms Task Force on Sex Assault. By OSKAR GARCIA Associated Press. PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii August 9, 2013 (AP). Associated Press.
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Obama: Sex assaults undermine military's integrity - NBCNews.com

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Obama: Sex assaults undermine military's integrity
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By Michael O'Brien, Political Reporter, NBC News.
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Victoria Jackman's curator insight, April 28, 2014 9:47 AM

This article shows the mistreatment of gender in the U.S. military, what our president has done to stop this. It shows how bad this is in the U.S. as much as it is bad in other countries.

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Fifty Shades of Feminism, edited by Lisa Appignanesi, Rachel Holmes and Susie Orbach | of Books

Today I have written about Feminism, and what it means to me http://t.co/eUGyOBVVpv


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Beauty and the beast: How the beauty industry ‘others’ women | Thought Leader

Beauty and the beast: How the beauty industry ‘others’ women | Thought Leader | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
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Burglars Return Loot To Group That Helps Sex Assault Victims - NPR

Burglars Return Loot To Group That Helps Sex Assault Victims - NPR | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
NPR Burglars Return Loot To Group That Helps Sex Assault Victims NPR Let's start our day with a feel-good story: The burglar (or burglars) who broke into the offices of the San Bernardino County (Calif.) Sexual Assault Services on July 31 and stole...
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Hookups Are Pretty Rare. Unless You’re White and Wealthy.

Hookups Are Pretty Rare. Unless You’re White and Wealthy. | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
Let me lay out some statistics that, considered together, seem quite improbable. First, 91 percent of college students agree that their lives are dominated by the hookup culture. Second, the median number of hookups for a graduating senior is seven.

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You've Got 99 Problems, But a Feminist Isn't One - New America Foundation (blog)

New America Foundation (blog) You've Got 99 Problems, But a Feminist Isn't One New America Foundation (blog) Last month, leading female conservatives came together at the Heritage Foundation to talk about the mainstream media's coverage of working...
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The First Sex Manual Published in North America, 1766 | Open Culture

The First Sex Manual Published in North America, 1766 | Open Culture | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
The first sex education text published in North America may have come with a fake pedigree, but it went on to distinction as the go-to for thousands of.
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On #Feminism & #Buddhism | Tricycle

On #Feminism & #Buddhism | Tricycle | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it

"There’s a strong streak of anti-essentialism in feminism, just as there is in Buddhism. It is the understanding... http://t.co/jPVuw4rFZz


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Professor Nancy Baker of Sarah Lawrence College interviewed. Insightful.
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Althouse: "Feminism, in short, doesn't just empower women. It ...

"It allows me to take on roles that have traditionally been associated with women. It gives me more flexibility in my career. As a man, feminism has had a huge positive effect on my life. It seems like the least I can do in return is ...

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Feminists We Love: Yaba Blay (Video)

Feminists We Love: Yaba Blay (Video) | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
Dr. Yaba Blay discusses black skin color politics, black hair politics, black popular culture and media, and her personal and professional experiences.

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'Withdrawal Method’ is Legit Birth Control for 1 in 3 Women. Seriously

'Withdrawal Method’ is Legit Birth Control for 1 in 3 Women. Seriously | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
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"Remember middle school, when the school nurse scared the bejesus out of you by talking about how you’d most likely get pregnant, ending life as you knew it, if you didn’t just use a stupid condom? Congratulations if you do, because 31 percent of young women have apparently forgotten all about it."

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Women of Color and Feminism: A History Lesson and Way Forward

Women of Color and Feminism: A History Lesson and Way Forward | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
It is not the responsibility of feminists of color to tell white feminists we exist and have been a part of the feminist movement for a long time. When feminists of color or Black feminists—or whatever moniker they choose—are passed over and...
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The Feminists are Repeating Themselves - RushLimbaugh.com (subscription)

The Feminists are Repeating Themselves
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It is related to feminism, and it's being associated with intelligence. Now, folks, I'm here to tell you: I have made a career out of this.
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David Walliams: 'I hate it when people confess or reveal their sexuality' - PinkNews.co.uk

David Walliams: 'I hate it when people confess or reveal their sexuality' - PinkNews.co.uk | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
PinkNews.co.uk David Walliams: 'I hate it when people confess or reveal their sexuality' PinkNews.co.uk Asked about his sexuality, Walliams, 41, told the Radio Times: “I think it's all about falling in love with the person and that is overlooked,...
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An argument for pansexuality

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An argument for pansexuality

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Why I am a (man) feminist - Thought Leader

Why I am a (man) feminist
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I am a heterosexual man; I have been one for as long as I can remember. I remember three distinct stages of my development as such a man. I remember boyhood.
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Examining Media's Socialization of Gender Roles

Examining Media's Socialization of Gender Roles | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it

Do the media create, or maintain, or reflect the gender-based roles that saturate our environment? If you picked "All the Above," you and I would have filled in the same oval on our imaginary multiple-choice bubble answer sheets.


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How we can stop revenge porn

How we can stop revenge porn | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it

Today I hosted an event at Academy of the Impossible to discuss how to wipe the heinous phenomenon of "revenge porn" off the face of this green earth. Revenge porn is the colloquial term for when p...


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Outrage as man walks free after admitting sex with 13-year-old girl called a ... - The Independent

Outrage as man walks free after admitting sex with 13-year-old girl called a ... - The Independent | Sociology - Class, Race, Gender, Oppression | Scoop.it
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