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Are Tampons Anti-Feminist? - Daily Beast

Are Tampons Anti-Feminist? - Daily Beast | feminism | Scoop.it
Are Tampons Anti-Feminist? Daily Beast “If man's body is considered the norm or the normative body, reproductive functions are going to render women's bodies sick, defective, abject, especially in a patriarchal cultural context,” Johnston-Robledo...
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Pussy Riot: "People fear us because we're feminists" - New Statesman

Pussy Riot: "People fear us because we're feminists" - New Statesman | feminism | Scoop.it

When we meet in a secret location in central London, they make it clear that this interview is on condition of anonymity. The Russian punk-feminist protest group, two of whose members are currently travelling the world, talking to activists and journalists and raising support for their band-mates in prison, are wanted by their government, who have branded them extremists for their stand against religious patriarchy and the Putin regime. It will be illegal to read or share this article in Russia.  

 




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Rise of the naked female warriors

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Known for its topless protesters, Femen is a worldwide movement against patriarchy. But are the activists' breasts obscuring the message?
One day last summer, Inna Shevchenko went into a forest outside Kiev, to learn how to use a chainsaw.

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Here's what Femin is doing

you take people  looking for any excuse to dismiss or deride people they disagree with, and do the exact opposite of what they claim will appease them. It's a great way to make it clear how irrelevant those people are and how flimsy the basis for their opposition is.

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Patriarchy or Feminism – Choice is yours

Patriarchy The feminist definition of patriarchy is a social or ideological construct that considers men as superior to women. Feminists challenge this concept where men are considered as the heads...


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Girls wage war against patriarchy - The Asian Age

Girls wage war against patriarchy - The Asian Age | feminism | Scoop.it
Girls wage war against patriarchy The Asian Age After this realisation, she brought a few friends together to create a Facebook page, “My Fight Against Patriarchy” that aims to create a space for discussion for people who stand together to fight...
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Feminist makeup tutorial parody pokes fun at stereotypes - msnNOW

Feminist makeup tutorial parody pokes fun at stereotypes - msnNOW | feminism | Scoop.it
Feminist makeup tutorial parody pokes fun at stereotypes
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When a young feminist makes a parody video of herself applying makeup which, she says, is intended to "single-handedly dismantle the patriarchy," it's bound to cause a ruckus.
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'Pope No More!' Femen vs Vatican in nude protest for gay marriage

Two activists from the Ukrainian feminist group Femen were dragged away from the edge of Saint Peter's Square by police late on Tuesday as they protested aga...
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On Rape, Short Skirts & Patriarchy: Are Women Wearing Short Skirts ‘Asking For It’?

On Rape, Short Skirts & Patriarchy: Are Women Wearing Short Skirts ‘Asking For It’? | feminism | Scoop.it
What do miniskirts, booty shorts and low rise jeans have in common with rape?
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'Islam grants women rights that are then taken away by patriarchy' - Firstpost

'Islam grants women rights that are then taken away by patriarchy' - Firstpost | feminism | Scoop.it
'Islam grants women rights that are then taken away by patriarchy'
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In the process, they would help dispel stereotypes, curb Islamophobia and build understanding.

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Thousands of haredi high-school girls protest WoW prayer at Western Wall - Jerusalem Post

Thousands of haredi high-school girls protest WoW prayer at Western Wall - Jerusalem Post | feminism | Scoop.it
Thousands of haredi high-school girls protest WoW prayer at Western Wall Jerusalem Post Deitsch's office noted that as well as getting approval for the protest from Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman – the most senior Ashkenazi haredi rabbi – approval has...
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