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The Hobbit: Why Are There No Women in Tolkien's World? - TIME

The Hobbit: Why Are There No Women in Tolkien's World? - TIME | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
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The Hobbit: Why Are There No Women in Tolkien's World?
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They are great role models; where men have swordplay and war, the women in the LOTR and the HOBBIT are something women can greatly aspire to :) Stronger then men in so many ways ;).
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A new AFL Women's ad? They'd like to see that - AFL.com.au

A new AFL Women's ad? They'd like to see that - AFL.com.au | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Cathy Freeman, Michelle Payne, Mo Hope feature in AFLW launch
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You Are Not Equal. I’m Sorry.

A post is making rounds on social media, in response to the Women’s March on Saturday, January 21, 2017. It starts with “I am not a “disgrace to women” because I don’t support the women’s march. I do…
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Why We March: For the Freedom to Think and Create

Why We March: For the Freedom to Think and Create | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
I will march for free thought and creative expression and all the social movements they inspire.
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Women's marches around the world – in pictures

Women's marches around the world – in pictures | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Protests to show solidarity with the Women’s March on Washington have taken place around the world after Donald Trump’s inauguration
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A new 'Baby It's Cold Outside' (with consent)

A new 'Baby It's Cold Outside' (with consent) | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
A couple from Minnesota reimagines the classic Christmas song 'Baby It's Cold Outside,' changing the lyrics to emphasize consent.
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12 Female Activists You Didn’t Know Are Changing the World

12 Female Activists You Didn’t Know Are Changing the World | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
They’re doing everything from protecting the environment to ending child marriage.
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'Hysterical' insults and other relics we need to retire

'Hysterical' insults and other relics we need to retire | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it

While men are sometimes called hysterical in an attempt to denigrate them by likening them to women, men like Steve Price never are and would never consider themselves to be so.

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Meet Tair Kaminer, the 19-Year-Old Conscientious Objector Who Just Made Israeli History

Meet Tair Kaminer, the 19-Year-Old Conscientious Objector Who Just Made Israeli History | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Sentenced to 170 days in military prison, this young woman is putting her body on the line for peace, Noam Sheizaf writes.
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Rome elects first female mayor in 2800 years | The New Daily

Rome elects first female mayor in 2800 years | The New Daily | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
For the first time in almost three millennia, Rome will be led by a female mayor.
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The most feminist TV show you’re not watching

The most feminist TV show you’re not watching | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
If you're a modern TV-loving woman, you might find that the meme about the woman who takes a short, half-hour break from being a feminist to enjoy a TV sho
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Law student wins her fight to kill off 'creepy' Facebook page ranking hot Melbourne University students

Law student wins her fight to kill off 'creepy' Facebook page ranking hot Melbourne University students | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Social media page that rated students' appearance has been taken down, four days after the launch of a petition calling for its removal.
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It’s Equal Pay Day for cisgender white women

It’s Equal Pay Day for cisgender white women | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
April 12 is officially Equal Pay Day, which we “celebrate” (all the scare quotes) women as a group finally catching up to what men as a group earned in the previous year (technically the precise date for 2016 is April 8). That’s right, it takes 15 months for women’s earnings to match what men mak
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The Rise of Rocket Girls: The Untold Story of the Remarkable Women Who Powered Space Exploration

The Rise of Rocket Girls: The Untold Story of the Remarkable Women Who Powered Space Exploration | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
How a small group of "human computers" upended the gender norms of their day to conquer the cosmos.
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Women Will Be the Light in a Bleak Trump Era

Women Will Be the Light in a Bleak Trump Era | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
For the feminist movement, this could be a moment that either galvanizes us or shatters us.
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America Ferrera's speech at the Women's March sends a powerful message against hate.

America Ferrera's speech at the Women's March sends a powerful message against hate. | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
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We're Done 'Asking Nicely' – Why Disruptive Protests Are Necessary for Justice - Everyday Feminism

We're Done 'Asking Nicely' – Why Disruptive Protests Are Necessary for Justice - Everyday Feminism | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Do these answers change anything about your approach to racial justice?
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These Are the Women Organizing the Women’s March on Washington

These Are the Women Organizing the Women’s March on Washington | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
The Women’s March on Washington may seem like it emerged out of thin air, but these women have been working around the clock to make sure it happens.
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16 inspiring protests by women fighting for their rights

16 inspiring protests by women fighting for their rights | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Women from all over the world who refused to sit still and shut up.
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A Note to White Feminists Following Alton Sterling and Philando Castile’s Deaths

A Note to White Feminists Following Alton Sterling and Philando Castile’s Deaths | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it

Justice for sexual assault means racial justice. In the wake of the shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, white feminists need to confront racism in their anti-sexual assault work. This means challenging the ways accusations of sexual assault have been used to justify racist violence historically and today.

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Police in UK to register incidents against women motivated by misogyny as 'hate crimes'

Police in UK to register incidents against women motivated by misogyny as 'hate crimes' | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
The classification means incidents of harassment and intimidation not previously considered criminal can be investigated by police.
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Female student makes history and heads to coding Olympics

Female student makes history and heads to coding Olympics | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
"That stereotype of men with nerdy glasses in a dark room is starting to go."
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Clementine Ford: This is what equality looks like

Clementine Ford: This is what equality looks like | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
At a time when our male politicians are paying lip service to the f-word, this man is showing them what it actually takes to be a feminist.
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6 Common Ways People Dismiss Feminism – And How To Hold Your Ground When They Do

6 Common Ways People Dismiss Feminism – And How To Hold Your Ground When They Do | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
We're all for friendly debate, but some debaters aren't trying to engage with your position – they're trying to dismiss it. Here are some common cheap tricks, and how to deal.
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NASA’s “Rocket Girls” Are No Longer Forgotten History

NASA’s “Rocket Girls” Are No Longer Forgotten History | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
Thanks to a new book, these female pioneers who helped the U.S. win the space race are finally getting their due
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Guardians of the Planet: 10 Women Environmentalists You Should Know

Guardians of the Planet: 10 Women Environmentalists You Should Know | Women of The Revolution | Scoop.it
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