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Q & A with Gaga Feminism Author J. Jack Halberstam and Book ...

Q & A with Gaga Feminism Author J. Jack Halberstam and Book ... | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
When I was asked to be part of the Gaga Feminism blog tour, I engaged my collaborator and dear friend Taylor Black to help me write some questions for QueerFatFemme.com. We've had bourbon/coke zero/cherry juice ...
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Reflections: On Reading Audre Lorde’s 'Sister Outsider' After Charlottesville 

Reflections: On Reading Audre Lorde’s 'Sister Outsider' After Charlottesville  | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Antoinette Nwandu reads “Sister Outsider” by Audre Lorde after Charlottesville.
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What Doug Jones’ Victory Means For Women | National Organization for Women

What Doug Jones’ Victory Means For Women | National Organization for Women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“The heads of three prominent groups that advocate for women said today that Doug Jones’ victory in the Alabama Senate election will reverberate into the coming
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Making Our Movements Stronger by Resisting Antisemitism

Making Our Movements Stronger by Resisting Antisemitism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Antisemitism, like other systemic “isms,” goes beyond just prejudice: it carries material power and it helps other systems of oppression function smoothly.
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In praise of JK Rowling and all other Rebels

In praise of JK Rowling and all other Rebels | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A follow-up to the massive hit Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls features the Harry Potter author and many others. Maggie O’Farrell welcomes the second volume, plus exclusive extract
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Women in Politics Discuss Online Harassment | Name It. Change It.

Women in Politics Discuss Online Harassment Anyone can be targeted by online harassment but studies reveal that violent, sexualized threats and hate speech disproportionately target women, especially in marginalized groups. That is even more true when women are leaders and seek power.
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Weinstein, Westminster, and Philosophy

Weinstein, Westminster, and Philosophy | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
An article by Helen Beebee and Heather Widdows. We don’t pretend for a moment that this is an easy problem to solve. We ourselves have in the past been guilty of failing to take proportionate action. We’ve been talking and reflecting, and there are things we would now do differently, different actions we’d have taken,…
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Are Women’s Refuges in the UK At Risk?

Are Women’s Refuges in the UK At Risk? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women's refuges in the UK are poorly funded - there are not enough places for the number of women needing help. One source of income they have relied upon until now is housing benefit. The women staying at the refuges pay housing benefit to the organisation during their time there. On average, refuges receive 53%…
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GOP tax plan targets women, people with disabilities, and 13 million people who will lose health care - Women’s Media Center

GOP tax plan targets women, people with disabilities, and 13 million people who will lose health care - Women’s Media Center | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Republican bill is one step closer to becoming law.
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Savitribai Phule - Google Arts & Culture

Savitribai Phule - Google Arts & Culture | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Savitribai Phule was a trailblazer in providing education for girls and for ostracized portions of society. She became the first female teacher in Indi
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The Trump Administration's Child Tax Credit Scheme Isn't About Reproductive Justice

The Trump Administration's Child Tax Credit Scheme Isn't About Reproductive Justice | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Paying women to have more kids will help big business at the expense of equality, child welfare and the environment.
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When Will The Golden Globes Recognize Women Directors?

When Will The Golden Globes Recognize Women Directors? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The nominees for Best Director—released this week in the midst of a feminist reckoning in Hollywood—are all white and male.
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Episode 5: Touch Me, I'm Yours!

Episode 5: Touch Me, I'm Yours! | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the 1970s, Evangelical women published bestselling marriage manuals. These books encouraged millions of American women to have active and exciting sex lives. They also insisted that in order to find happiness, a woman must submit to her husband's divinely ordained authority. https://www.sexinghis
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#TrustBlackWomen and SHOW UP for Black women!

#TrustBlackWomen and SHOW UP for Black women! | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
So, thank you for spreading #trustblackwomen far and wide. Use it as a mantra. Use it as a demand. Use it as a way to celebrate our success. But make sure that you don't forget the Black Women led reproductive justice organizations that birthed this powerful message and the Black women who have...
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The #MeToo reckoning continues – and it's stranger than ever | Jessica Valenti

The #MeToo reckoning continues – and it's stranger than ever | Jessica Valenti | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Another week, and more resignations and firings over sexual harassment – including a truly strange departure from Republican congressman Trent Franks
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4 Ways To Support People Who Are Victims Of Sexual Assault

4 Ways To Support People Who Are Victims Of Sexual Assault | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The reality is that survivors are often faced with individual opposition, disbelief and institutional hurdles when they come out.
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The Reckoning: Women and Power in the Workplace

The Reckoning: Women and Power in the Workplace | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Essays and art from Jenna Wortham, Ruth Franklin, Vivian Gornick, Parul Sehgal, Heidi Julavits, Paula Scher, Olivia Locher, Amber Vittoria and more.
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Her Case Exposed Sexual Harassment In The Workplace

Her Case Exposed Sexual Harassment In The Workplace | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
After more than 70 women accused former Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment and sexual assault, accusations of sexual misconduct against powerful men have come en masse. As more people come forward with their stories, we’re reminded of the woman whose case first put sexual harassment on the national stage: Anita Hill. [DFP][/DFP] Her 1991 case against then Circuit Judge Clarence Thomas was the first time that many in the country even heard the term sexual harassment.
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Sign if you agree: Congress must investigate sexual assault allegations against Trump

Sign if you agree: Congress must investigate sexual assault allegations against Trump | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Congressional leaders must create a commission to investigate systemic misogyny and sexism in Congress, investigate sexual assault allegations against federal officials, including Donald Trump, and hold perpetrators accountable for their actions. (via: trendolizer.com)
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Feminist Majority

The Feminist Majority promotes equality for women and men, non-violence, social justice and economic development and to enhance feminist participation in public policy.
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Love and Vulnerability: In Memory of Pamela Sue Anderson | Faculty of Philosophy

Love and Vulnerability: In Memory of Pamela Sue Anderson | Faculty of Philosophy | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Keynotes: Professor Adrian Moore, Oxford, Philosophy Professor Beverley Clack, Oxford Brookes, Theology Panelists: Professor Alison Assiter, West of England, Bristol, Feminist Theory Professor Carla Bagnoli, Modena, Italy, Philosophy Dr Roxana Baiasu, Oxford, Philosophy Professor Andrea Bieler,...
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Ms. at 45: Gloria Steinem in Conversation with Ms. Editors and Writers by Roosevelt House

Ms. at 45: Gloria Steinem in Conversation with Ms. Editors and Writers by Roosevelt House | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Watch Roosevelt House's Ms. at 45: Gloria Steinem in Conversation with Ms. Editors and Writers on Livestream.com.
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Nigerian women become first African bobsled team to qualify for Olympics

Nigerian women become first African bobsled team to qualify for Olympics | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The trio began with a makeshift wooden sled they built themselves. Today, they count Visa and Under Armour as sponsors.
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Black Women’s Efforts to Combat Food Insecurity

Black Women’s Efforts to Combat Food Insecurity | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Last month, students at Spelman and Morehouse Colleges ended their two-week hunger strike designed to raise awareness about food insecurity on their college campuses. The group, which is part of the National Action Network Spelhouse Collegiate chapter, sought to bring attention to the fact that...
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The Keeper of Women’s Stories

The Keeper of Women’s Stories | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
By making Sylvia Plath’s work available for mass consumption, Karen Kukil has given voice to her intelligence, humor and passion.
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Black voters in Alabama are getting blocked from voting at polls (DETAILS)

Black voters in Alabama are getting blocked from voting at polls (DETAILS) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
As voters in Alabama head to the polls today to elect a new senator in the special election, there have been reports of attempt
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