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When A Bully is President - Reflection Press. Self-Care for Kids!

When A Bully is President - Reflection Press

8 Steps Toward Building Indispensability (Instead of Disposability) Culture. What Do You Know, Feminism Really DOES Work. By Pamela Haag A fascinating study that is monumental in its research scope and ambitions is published in the fall American Political Science Review, the flagship scholarly journal for the discipline.

What Do You Know, Feminism Really DOES Work

Researchers S. Laurel Weldon and Mala Htun have conducted the largest global study on violence against women. Radical softness. La féminité subversive - Artichaut magazine. Il est difficile de définir le radical softness, qui est à la fois esthétique, sensibilité et sous-culture.

Radical softness. La féminité subversive - Artichaut magazine

Il s’agit d’un courant relativement récent, qui a pris racine sur le réseau social Tumblr. Pour Lora Mathis, photographe et poète, il s’agit du principe que le partage de nos émotions est un geste politique et une tactique contre une société qui valorise l’absence d’émotions et la masculinité. With Love & Rage – Starchild Stela. My name is Billy, but I am better known as my alter ego, Starchild Stela.

With Love & Rage – Starchild Stela

I currently make a living as an artist, and let’s be honest, it is not easy. I am a very soft, angry thing. With Love & Rage – Starchild Stela. An Example of Successful Community Intervention. There’s something undeniably important in celebrating community victories in activism.

An Example of Successful Community Intervention

I’ve found that often, amazing accomplishments go un-celebrated due to the overwhelming amount of systematic injustices that exist, and the feelings of knowing that there’s always more work to do. Heyo~ Eunice here, representing Hollaback! Musings of an Inappropriate Woman.


23 Awesome Feminist Digital Campaigns That Changed the World. It's always funny to see politicians run a campaign as if female voters don't represent a majority of voters (news flash: they do).

23 Awesome Feminist Digital Campaigns That Changed the World

The latest to ignore this important fact was Ken Cuccinelli, the Republican candidate to run for governor in Virginia. Standing for notoriously anti-woman policies didn't only cost him a couples of votes, it ended up costing him the election. Planned Parenthood was one of the most uniting forces in the quest to get voters informed about his problematic positions on women. Rencontre avec Marjorie de la Revengeance des Duchesses. La Revengeance des duchesses, 2014 Stadacona a rencontré Marjorie Champagne de la revengeance des Duchesses.

Rencontre avec Marjorie de la Revengeance des Duchesses

We don’t need this feminism. This past week, feminism took a short trip to McGill.

We don’t need this feminism

A campaign to raise awareness about feminism has taken the shape of individuals holding signs that read “I need feminism because…” in a photo for Tumblr ( While this campaign was well-intentioned in its efforts to increase visibility of an entirely worthy and important cause, it has resulted, largely, in a manipulation of feminist thought. Rather than sparking insightful discourse on the ways in which sexism plays into larger structures of power, it has simply shown us that anyone can be a feminist if they just write twenty words down on a sheet of paper about how they love their mom.

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Feminism is not a dirty word. it does not mean you hate men, it does not mean you hate girls that have nice legs and a tan, and it does not mean you are a ‘bitch’ or ‘dyke’, it means you believe in equality. Take back the night. What If I AM Like The Feminist Stereotype? Feminism | Posted by Camille E on 06/17/2013.

What If I AM Like The Feminist Stereotype?

Féminisme, doutes, ennui. Je suis fatiguée en ce moment.

Féminisme, doutes, ennui.

J’ai perdu la foi. La petite flamme qui allumait mon vomi intérieur. Le truc qui me permettait de m’énerver de manière constructive. De poser des mots sur ma colère.


Toronto area collective of street medics. Étudiante et féministe : réflexions croisées (contribution spéciale) A Thank You to Courtney Martin. I was just like any college girl. Dazed and confused. Not like the movie, but in regards to life and what I wanted to do. I was a junior in college and had no idea what I wanted to do in life. Homme et féminisme. A Letter to Male Activists « sisters of resistance. This letter arose from a specific set of experiences within the activist community but has wider political implications. We are aware of the fact that many men will find it difficult to read. Les boysclub, la séduction et la politique « POL-2.0. Occupy Turns One: Women Are the Many, Not the Few. As the Occupy movement celebrates its first anniversary, we revisit an article from the Winter 2012 issue of Ms. magazine.

Here’s an excerpt: In a few short months, Occupy grew from a small New York City encampment protesting corporate influence and Wall Street greed, to a populist movement with more than 2,500 incarnations around the U.S. and the rapt attention of a nation. By the end of 2011, Time had named “the protester” its person of the year, linguists had pronounced occupy the word of the year, and pundits had declared that Occupy had already succeeded in its mission.

Women have been an integral part of the phenomenon from the beginning, grabbing cardboard boxes and blankets and camping out in New York’s Zuccotti Park that first night in September. The first protesters to get national attention were a group of young women who were caught on video being pepper-sprayed by the New York Police Department. Another major Occupy issue has been home foreclosures.


Luttes étudiantes. SlutWalk. Pussy Riot. Publicité. Riot Grrrls: Faites-vous l'intégrale de notre dossier! Opération Socio. Technologie. Yarn Bombing. Santé reproductive. Filles! Nudité.