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Fifty shades of rape culture - Eureka Street

Fifty shades of rape culture - Eureka Street | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Following the rape and murder of Jill Meagher in Melbourne last week, many women admitted they too may have risked the short walk from pub to home in the early hours of the morning.
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Listen Up, Ladies: Here's Everything Real Men Think Is Wrong With You

Listen Up, Ladies: Here's Everything Real Men Think Is Wrong With You | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it

I've been doing some scholarly research, and I noticed this thing that's been really dragging society down for the past few millennia: it's that everything is wrong with you. 

 

"Women are not your dog our your lawn or your living room, you do not get to prune and groom and design us, and negotiating things like hygiene and style within a relationship is a matter of mutual respect. My right to do my own nails does not stop where your personal boner for trimmed cuticles begins."

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Caitlin Moran forces us to ask, is it time for fifth-wave feminism? - Globe and Mail

Caitlin Moran forces us to ask, is it time for fifth-wave feminism? - Globe and Mail | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Globe and MailCaitlin Moran forces us to ask, is it time for fifth-wave feminism?
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Pussy Riot Interview

In an exclusive interview, three members of Russian feminist punk group 'Pussy Riot' talk about staging 'punk prayers', why they are angry with Putin's sexis...
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Sikh Temple Shooting: Why Do the Media Care Less About This Attack?

Sikh Temple Shooting: Why Do the Media Care Less About This Attack? | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
If we don't ask why a small religious community in the Midwest was targeted by a 40-year-old white man, if we don't make this discussion as loud and robust as the one that followed the attack on those young people in Aurora, we're in danger of...
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Hiroshima and Nagasaki by Ralph Raico

Hiroshima and Nagasaki by Ralph Raico | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it

August 6th, 1945 - Let us remember this day, and hopefully we haved learned something valuable from it, like to NEVER let it happen again!

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The woman who makes feminism funny, and other weekend stories you should ... - Globe and Mail

The woman who makes feminism funny, and other weekend stories you should ... - Globe and Mail | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Globe and MailThe woman who makes feminism funny, and other weekend stories you should ...Globe and MailSpeaking of the repressive 1960s: Caitlin Moran is a British writer who gained a big following in her homeland for columns that defy the...
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Got Feminism? | Philanthropy Fix

Got Feminism? | Philanthropy Fix | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Got Feminism? “A woman is like a tea bag—you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water”—Eleanor Roosevelt. I have recently been inspired by a campaign launched by the National Council of Women of New ...

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Do YOU Agree that Fairy Tales Need a Major Overhaul?

Do YOU Agree that Fairy Tales Need a Major Overhaul? | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it

Please let me know what you think in the comment section...

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le projet d'amour: On Feminism: Brave New World?

le projet d'amour: On Feminism: Brave New World? | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it

In full and flabbergasted agreement with Caitlin. The campaign to label feminists as lesbians, aggressive militants etc. has women afraid. It's Foucault's panopticon thing again. I just don't understand how intelligent women can succumb to it? How can women can let the patriarchy dictate to them what and how to do "feminine"? It's ludicrous! No, it's sad...


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A Message To Girls About Religious Men Who Fear You

A Message To Girls About Religious Men Who Fear You | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
You are powerful beyond words, because you threaten to unravel the control of corrupt men who abuse their authority.

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Your Prince Charming is never coming to rescue you! Comments will be answered...

Your Prince Charming is never coming to rescue you! Comments will be answered... | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
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Sierra Club Voter Guide

Sierra Club Voter Guide | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
The future of clean-energy jobs, new pipelines, and vehicle-efficiency standards will be decided by the next president and the next Congress. Find out where your candidates stand!
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This Is Congressman Todd Akin. He's An Awful Human Being. Share This So The World Knows Why.

This Is Congressman Todd Akin. He's An Awful Human Being. Share This So The World Knows Why. | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
I thought human beings were better than this. Not this guy, apparently.
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Sexism and the single hacker: Defcon's feminist moment - CNET

Sexism and the single hacker: Defcon's feminist moment - CNET | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Sexism and the single hacker: Defcon's feminist momentCNETDefcon isn't your typical tech conference.
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U.S. scores dead last again in healthcare study

U.S. scores dead last again in healthcare study | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans spend twice as much as residents of other developed countries on healthcare, but get lower quality, less efficiency and have the least equitable system, according to a...
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Upworthy: Sara Critchfield

Upworthy: Sara  Critchfield | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
I believe that our world is at its best when we elevate love, justice, freedom and respect as our highest values. I curate cool stuff on Upworthy so others can spread that message, too.
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Royal Holloway Feminism Society: The Wilding

Royal Holloway Feminism Society: The Wilding | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Only a few more days left to donate to The Royal Holloway Feminism Society: The Wilding Magazine http://t.co/7vqEkEAw...
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Got Feminism? | Philanthropy Fix

Got Feminism? | Philanthropy Fix | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
Got Feminism? “A woman is like a tea bag—you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water”—Eleanor Roosevelt. I have recently been inspired by a campaign launched by the National Council of Women of New ...

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The Lazy Person's Guide to Living Lazy: HOW TO PRODUCE A GOURMET BREAKFAST FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY WHILE SITTING ON YOUR ARSE

The Lazy Person's Guide to Living Lazy: HOW TO PRODUCE A GOURMET BREAKFAST FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY WHILE SITTING ON YOUR ARSE | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
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8 Reasons to Stop Waiting for Approval

8 Reasons to Stop Waiting for Approval | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it

If every girl lived by these words, the world would be a better place...

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le projet d'amour: On Feminism: Brave New World?

le projet d'amour: On Feminism: Brave New World? | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
And just as disturbing for me, when did we buy into the myth that feminism has been 'surpassed', when we need it more than ever? I've written an article on this subject, along with the modern 'body image' debates, for Settle ...

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Your Prince Charming is NOT Coming!!! http://catleyafleming.blogspot.com/2011/11/my-prince-charming-fairy-tales-how-much.html

Your Prince Charming is NOT Coming!!!  http://catleyafleming.blogspot.com/2011/11/my-prince-charming-fairy-tales-how-much.html | Girls Save the World! | Scoop.it
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