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Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay

Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay. She wants people to be aware of the greater implication of domestic violence.
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Stand Up, Speak Out: Feminists on the Past, Present and Future of Voting Rights

Stand Up, Speak Out: Feminists on the Past, Present and Future of Voting Rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Women have played crucial roles in landmark social justice programs. But they're still fighting to defend their voting rights.
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Britney Spears: a female pop singer trapped in a man-made fairytale

Britney Spears: a female pop singer trapped in a man-made fairytale | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
One contributor is notably absent from the new film about Britney: herself.But from Rihanna to Beyoncé to Taylor Swift, female stars have always struggled to tell their stories...
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'Witch' tweets reflect society's fear of older women, says Mary Beard | Mary Beard | The Guardian

'Witch' tweets reflect society's fear of older women, says Mary Beard | Mary Beard | The Guardian | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Inside Culture host draws parallel between witch trials of the past and the online abuse she receives<br>...
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Black on both sides: the African diaspora around the world – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian

Black on both sides: the African diaspora around the world – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Sasha Phyars-Burgess’s Untitled features essays, poems and stunning photographs that delve into the black experience and the true meaning of ‘home’...
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‘Alarmingly sexist’: Variety review boosts calls for more diverse film critics | Film | The Guardian

‘Alarmingly sexist’: Variety review boosts calls for more diverse film critics | Film | The Guardian | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Dennis Harvey’s comments on Carey Mulligan’s looks highlight ‘double standards’ across board, say some in industry...
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MI6: queer spies reveal the homophobic legacy of the service's LGBT ban

MI6: queer spies reveal the homophobic legacy of the service's LGBT ban | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Up until 1991, the UK's covert foreign intelligence service actively banned LGBT+ people, claiming they were a "national security threat".
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Women's health organisation president resigns following bullying and racism investigation | Global development

Women's health organisation president resigns following bullying and racism investigation | Global development | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Françoise Girard and two others cleared of racial discrimination but report finds culture of fear and intimidation at IWHC...
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Vida Goldstein was one of the first women in the western world to stand for parliament. Her fight still resonates today

Vida Goldstein was one of the first women in the western world to stand for parliament. Her fight still resonates today | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A woman of courage, intellectual force and determination, she faced an uphill battle in Australian politics...
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Today in Feminist History: Militant Tactics or Traditional Lobbying (September 27, 1914)

Today in Feminist History: Militant Tactics or Traditional Lobbying (September 27, 1914) | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There certainly would be advantages to having our movement totally united on a single strategy, but it's also quite possible that this dual approach may turn out to be the most effective. Some of those who support equal suffrage might only be willing to work for groups who use militant tactics,...
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'RBG': How Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a 'Notorious' pop-culture icon

'RBG': How Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a 'Notorious' pop-culture icon | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died at 87, was both a liberal giant and pop-culture icon.Let's remember the \...
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The trope of ‘her indoors’ is alive and well. Rather that than be silenced

The trope of ‘her indoors’ is alive and well. Rather that than be silenced | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
What being called a nag really means is to be self-possessed and strong...
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Why doing nothing is a radical act for India's women – photo essay | Global development

Why doing nothing is a radical act for India's women – photo essay | Global development | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
‘Leisure is a feminist issue’ says Surabhi Yadav, whose photography project captures carefree moments of women around her...
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Documentary: Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am – as elegant as its subject 

Documentary: Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am – as elegant as its subject  | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’s generous documentary is a fitting tribute to the late, great author...
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"Cleo McDougal Regrets Nothing" Shows the Balancing Act Working Moms Must Navigate

"Cleo McDougal Regrets Nothing" Shows the Balancing Act Working Moms Must Navigate | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I didn’t set out to write a “political” book but I did, certainly, understand that so much of what women do right now can make a statement.
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What’s in a surname? The female artists lost to history because they got married | Art | The Guardian

What’s in a surname? The female artists lost to history because they got married | Art | The Guardian | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A new biography of the painter Isabel Rawsthorne highlights how talented women have often missed out on the recognition they deserved<br>...
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Puerto Rico declares state of emergency over femicides | News | DW | 25.01.2021

Puerto Rico declares state of emergency over femicides | News | DW | 25.01.2021 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The declaration allows for more resources and a special representative to be appointed to combat gender-based violence. Last year, the US territory recorded 60 femicides and six murders of transgender people.
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Doctor Who: Pearl Mackie on the 'phenomenal' queer legacy of Bill Potts

Doctor Who: Pearl Mackie on the 'phenomenal' queer legacy of Bill Potts | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Doctor Who star Pearl Mackie perfectly explained the importance of LGBT+ representation as she reflected on Bill Potts' "phenomenal" impact...
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Progressive groups call on Pelosi, Schumer to prioritize women in COVID-19 relief package

Progressive groups call on Pelosi, Schumer to prioritize women in COVID-19 relief package | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
More than 80 progressive groups on Thursday urged Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) to prioritize the needs of women during negotiations for the COVID-19 relief package, including raising the...
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#MeToo Update: Hollywood Workers Demand Accountability for Sexual Abuse

#MeToo Update: Hollywood Workers Demand Accountability for Sexual Abuse | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Hollywood Commission, led by Anita Hill, released a survey of entertainment workers about their experiences of sexual harassment and bias on the job.
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Radical futures roundtable: Young climate feminists in conversation

Radical futures roundtable: Young climate feminists in conversation | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
WATCH THE RECORDING: ✨ Radical futures roundtable: Young climate feminists in conversation ✨ When it comes to leading the global climate justice movement, young intersectional feminists are putting in work.
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Opal Tometi, co-founder of Black Lives Matter: 'I do this because we deserve to live'

Opal Tometi, co-founder of Black Lives Matter: 'I do this because we deserve to live' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Seven years ago Tometi helped to create what is possibly the biggest protest movement in US history.She explains what the critics of BLM get wrong, how her family’s story made her an activist and why she is certain the movement will succeed...
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Janelle Monáe: ‘What is a revolution without a song?’ | Janelle Monae

Janelle Monáe: ‘What is a revolution without a song?’ | Janelle Monae | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
From starring roles in Moonlight and Hidden Figures, to a genre-busting musical career, the actor and singer has always gone her own way...
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Pandora's Jar by Natalie Haynes review – ancient misogyny

Pandora's Jar by Natalie Haynes review – ancient misogyny | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The writer and broadcaster rescues the reputation of the women demonised in classical literature in this erudite and funny study...
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How I learned to love being an Essex girl | Sarah Perry

How I learned to love being an Essex girl | Sarah Perry | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Novelist Sarah Perry carried Essex with her ‘like a white patent leather bag’ -until she discovered the county’s history of remarkable and outspoken women...
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Helen Reddy, Australian singer of feminist anthem I Am Woman, dies aged 78

Helen Reddy, Australian singer of feminist anthem I Am Woman, dies aged 78 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The singer, whose career was celebrated in the 2019 biopic of the same name, had been diagnosed with dementia several years ago...
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