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Book Review: Beyond Citizenship? Feminism and the Transformation of Belonging

Book Review: Beyond Citizenship? Feminism and the Transformation of Belonging | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Is citizenship is a worthwhile object for feminist politics and scholarship, or should a different language be used to express belonging and equality? Beyond Citizenship? Feminism and the Transform...
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United Nations adopts 'historic' resolution on justice for rape survivors

United Nations adopts 'historic' resolution on justice for rape survivors | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The UN has adopted a landmark resolution which grants access to justice for survivors of sexual violence -- its first standalone motion recognising rape in peacetime.
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Women in History Still Ignored in US Schools

Women in History Still Ignored in US Schools | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Elsie Robinson was once the most famous American newspaper writer, but she, along with many other notable women, has been all but forgotten.
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Photography: Some Sisterhood for Any Woman Attempting to Go It Alone

Photography: Some Sisterhood for Any Woman Attempting to Go It Alone | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Immy Humes’s The Only Woman is a deeply satisfying array of women scientists, artists, writers, medical students, politicians, and even criminals, all pictured among their fellows.
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Canada to sanction Iran’s morality police, individuals over death of Mahsa Amini

Canada to sanction Iran’s morality police, individuals over death of Mahsa Amini | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced sanctions against Iranian individuals and entities Monday relating to the death of Mahsa Amini while in police custody in Iran.
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In Swing State of Arizona, a Near-Total Abortion Ban From 1864 Takes Effect

In Swing State of Arizona, a Near-Total Abortion Ban From 1864 Takes Effect | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In Arizona, an anti-abortion law from 1864 outlaws almost all abortions. Ahead of the midterm elections, Arizona Democrats slammed the law.
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Women are leading a revolution in Iran. When will Western feminists help?

Women are leading a revolution in Iran. When will Western feminists help? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A regime that abuses amillions of women each year does not deserve our respect....
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Hungarians march against stricter abortion rules

Hungarians march against stricter abortion rules | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
More than 1,000 Hungarians protested against a change in abortion rules that took effect earlier this month...
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Obituary: Aicha Ech-Channa, Moroccan women's rights activist, dies at 81

Obituary: Aicha Ech-Channa, Moroccan women's rights activist, dies at 81 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A "secular in my head and Muslim in my heart," she founded a group that helped thousands of unwed mothers and their babies overcome stigma and build new lives.
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Where are American Feminists During the Biggest Women's Rights Protests?

Where are American Feminists During the Biggest Women's Rights Protests? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The hijab may be the least of the Iranian women's worries.A collapsing economy, sickening corruption, and suffocating repression make the quality of life for the...
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She Never Hurt Her Kids. So Why Is a Mother Serving More Time Than the Man Who Abused Her Daughter?

She Never Hurt Her Kids. So Why Is a Mother Serving More Time Than the Man Who Abused Her Daughter? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Failure-to-protect laws are incarcerating women all over the country—for other people’s violence.
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Screaming in Secret: Dahlia Lithwick on the Women Who Work Within the Legal System 

Screaming in Secret: Dahlia Lithwick on the Women Who Work Within the Legal System  | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In October 2019, a year after the Brett Kavanaugh hearings, I wrote an article explaining why I would no longer cover the Supreme Court from inside the building. It was a brutal and public breakup.…
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How the death of Iranian Mahsa Amini caused thousands of women to defy hijab laws

How the death of Iranian Mahsa Amini caused thousands of women to defy hijab laws | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Protests have erupted across Iran following Mahsa Amini's death, causing unrest and clashes with security forces. Here's a recap of the events that led up to this. 
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Essay: How did the patriarchy start – and will evolution get rid of it?

Essay: How did the patriarchy start – and will evolution get rid of it? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Not all human societies throughout history have been patriarchal.
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Digital misogyny on the rise

Digital misogyny on the rise | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Digital misogyny on the rise Research shows that misogynist online communities have increased in numbers intensity and become more extreme in the past decade. Anne Bitsch frilanser@kilden.forskningsradet.no 16 September 2022 Caption: Fredrik Langeland i a researcher on gender, gender equality and...
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Feminist Current News: Journalist who broke story of Mahsa Amini's death still in solitary confinement in Tehran’s Evin prison

Feminist Current News: Journalist who broke story of Mahsa Amini's death still in solitary confinement in Tehran’s Evin prison | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What's Current is Feminist Current's daily news roundup.
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Iran: Fifa called on to ban country from World Cup over women's rights

Iran: Fifa called on to ban country from World Cup over women's rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
An open letter to Fifa says it does not trust women will be allowed to attend games in future.
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‘My life is wonderful on the road’: the Chinese woman who broke the mould

‘My life is wonderful on the road’: the Chinese woman who broke the mould | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Feeling trapped amid the expectations of being a housewife and grandmother, Su Min set off, finding freedom and fame as she travelled around China...
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Awards: Rose Okeke Wins the 2022 James Currey Prize for African Literature

Awards: Rose Okeke Wins the 2022 James Currey Prize for African Literature | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Nigerian writer & filmmaker Rose Okeke wins the 2022 James Currey Prize for African Literature for her manuscript Child of the Corn.The award, in its second year, is conferred on the best-unpublished fiction manuscript written in English by any writer, set in Africa or on Africans in Af...
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Art: A vibrant celebration of Iranian rebel women – in pictures

Art: A vibrant celebration of Iranian rebel women – in pictures | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A new exhibition highlights Soheila Sokhanvari’s vibrant artworks of artists, actors and writers from pre-revolutionary times...
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What Ethiopia can teach the US about abortion rights

What Ethiopia can teach the US about abortion rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Unsafe abortions once killed hundreds of Ethiopian women each year. Not any more.
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Lies: Italy’s Giorgia Meloni denies she is anti-women as credentials questioned

Lies: Italy’s Giorgia Meloni denies she is anti-women as credentials questioned | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Far-right leader posted sexualised clip of herself during election campaign, favours curbs on abortion and is against ‘pink quotas’...
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Under Religious Repression, Women Are Their Own Liberators

Under Religious Repression, Women Are Their Own Liberators | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Once upon a time, women in Iran, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Afghanistan dressed as they pleased. They indulged in stylish fashion and hairstyles, and no one was arrested, beaten, or killed.  In particular, Iranian women flaunted the finest haute couture, and colorful Tehran was frequently seen as a fashionable backdrop in the folds of upscale […]
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Essay: A Brief History of Calling Women Witches

Essay: A Brief History of Calling Women Witches | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In the early fifth century, a time when the increasingly powerful Catholic Church clashed with the remainders of the pagan world, Hypatia of Alexandria was a renowned pagan mathematician, scientist…
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Grace Tame is not backing down

Grace Tame is not backing down | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Difficult or direct? Rude or just lacking pretence? Grace Tame talks about the events that shaped her, her upcoming memoir – and why she won’t smile on cue.
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Essay: 'Toxic masculinity': what does it mean, where did it come from – and is the term useful or harmful?

Essay: 'Toxic masculinity': what does it mean, where did it come from – and is the term useful or harmful? | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
“Toxic masculinity” has been used to explain everything from the election of Donald Trump to why Ross from Friends is awful. But what does it actually mean?
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