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Frame and Add a Shelf to a Builder Grade Mirror!

Frame and Add a Shelf to a Builder Grade Mirror! | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Frame and Add a Shelf to a Builder Grade Mirror! - We're in the process of giving our bathroom an update on a very small budget. Instead of replacing our very l…
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Naomi Wolf on Third Wave Feminism (VIDEO)

Naomi Wolf on Third Wave Feminism (VIDEO) | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Transcript Wolf:    Well, I guess, many people were sort of inventing the term the term at that time and I remember kind of making it up, you know, for me, I hadn’t heard it before.  When I was finishing my first book “The Beauty Myth” and it was ...
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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 | Evolution of Feminism | 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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This Is What Happens When Creepy Sexist Men Try To Take Away Women's Rights In The Dark Of Night

This Is What Happens When Creepy Sexist Men Try To Take Away Women's Rights In The Dark Of Night | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
You know her story. Now see how it all went down.
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Video of Texas women and Wendy Davis

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An Open Letter to Susan Sarandon on Feminism

An Open Letter to Susan Sarandon on Feminism | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Dear Ms. Sarandon, Hi. First off, let me get the fandom part out of the way. I love your work in film. I love your advocacy in life. I think you are a real honest-to-goodness, bona fide role model....
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Jimmy Carter Blames Religious Leaders For Women's Mistreatment

Jimmy Carter Blames Religious Leaders For Women's Mistreatment | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
ATLANTA — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says religious leaders, including those in Christianity and Islam, share the blame for mistreatment of women across the world.

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Zooey Deschanel, The Feminine Feminist | Opinion | Lip Magazine

Zooey Deschanel, The Feminine Feminist | Opinion | Lip Magazine | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
That was her answer to anyone who says that feminists can't be feminine – a long drawn out argument even today, when some would say we're in a post-feminist era. It is tiresome to think that the images of feminists who cut ...
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Weekly Feminist Reader: Open Thread

Weekly Feminist Reader: Open Thread | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Weekly Feminist Reader: Open Thread: Lady Gaga sings the national anthem, with a queer twist, at NYC’s Pride f... http://t.co/neGToj7Gxk
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33 reasons to be a feminist

33 reasons to be a feminist | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
34 because feminism is simply a belief that women should have the same rights freedoms and opportunities as men. http://t.co/ZoFyo8lHuD
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Women Need a Revolution Or We Need To Accept And Obey

Women Need a Revolution Or We Need To Accept And Obey | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Women’s liberation was a force in the 1970s. During the 1980s we saw the fruits of that movement make it possible for women to earn a living wage and go on to become CEOs.
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Stevie Nicks Sees Women's Rights Slipping, 'And I Hate It' | Music News | Rolling Stone

Stevie Nicks Sees Women's Rights Slipping, 'And I Hate It'  | Music News | Rolling Stone | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
At SXSW talk, she addresses feminist gains and losses, heroes from Janis to Jimi
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Stevie Nicks

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DIY Death: Natural, At-Home Funerals And Their Boomer Appeal

DIY Death: Natural, At-Home Funerals And Their Boomer Appeal | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
With new momentum to shatter long-standing taboos and stop tip-toeing around death -- from "death with dignity" measures sweeping the country to projects promoting kitchen table "conversations" about our parents' deepest dying wishes -- a...
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For my EH101 class

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101 Everyday Ways for Men to Be Allies to Women

101 Everyday Ways for Men to Be Allies to Women | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
I've considered myself a feminist and male ally to women for quite some time. When I took my first Women's Studies class two years ago with Professor Denise Witzig, little did I know that it would ...
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Good--we need men.

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Simone de Beauvoir Explains “Why I’m a Feminist” in a Rare TV Interview (1975)

Simone de Beauvoir Explains “Why I’m a Feminist” in a Rare TV Interview (1975) | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
In Simone de Beauvoir’s 1945 novel The Blood of Others, the narrator, Jean Blomart, reports on his childhood friend Marcel’s reaction to the word “revolution”: It was senseless to try to change anything in the world or in life; things were bad...
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The Historic 'Napalm Girl' Pulitzer Image Marks Its 40th Anniversary

The Historic 'Napalm Girl' Pulitzer Image Marks Its 40th Anniversary | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Forty years ago, June 8, 1972, an Associated Press photographer, Nick Ut, was shooting photos outside of Trang Bang village, South Vietnam, when South Vietnamese planes accidentally dropped napalm bombs on Trang Bang, which had been occupied by...
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Nick Ut's iconic photo from 1972 Vietnam

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"Men's Rights Activists" and the New Sexism

"Men's Rights Activists" and the New Sexism | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
As an artist who talks a lot about gender issues, I’ve run across men’s rights activists (MRAs) here and there over the past few years, never giving them much thought. But last week, a video of poe...
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Riot grrrl revisited: teen sisters doing it for themselves

Riot grrrl revisited: teen sisters doing it for themselves | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
At the start of the 1990s, a movement sprang up among young women whose feelings of frustration, alienation and solidarity were expressed through music and fanzines.
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Susan Sarandon: 'Feminism is a bit of an old-fashioned word'

Susan Sarandon: 'Feminism is a bit of an old-fashioned word' | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Susan Sarandon talks to Elizabeth Day about portraying strong women, the dearth of young Susans and her recipe for barbecued chicken (It's not new for actresses to diss the word "feminist".
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'Cosmopolitan' to Push Obamacare on Readers

'Cosmopolitan' to Push Obamacare on Readers | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Barack Obama has been reaching out to all sorts of non-government partners in a renewed effort to push his Obamacare law. The President's latest Obamacare-pushing partner will be the famed women's magazine, Cosmopolitan.
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The Next Civil Rights Victory: Weed Or Women?

The Next Civil Rights Victory: Weed Or Women? | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
Bill Maher asked the question, “Will marijuana be the next victory for the civil rights movement?” REALLY????? I am all for the legalization of marijuana, but when I heard this, I couldn’t help but be stunned and pissed off.
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Right on, Kimberly

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Sometimes Change Begins With One Person – Like This Woman Who Changed The World (VIDEO)

Sometimes Change Begins With One Person – Like This Woman Who Changed The World (VIDEO) | Evolution of Feminism | Scoop.it
“One person incredibly committed to one issue, who won't stop until change occurs.” In 2012, three young women created a documentary about Alice Paul for a school project.
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My Elegant Gathering of White Snows: Silent Sunday: More Inspiring Blogs by Women

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This is a general post--blogs could belong anywhere in our pages.

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