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Mujer, sorpresas y decepciones. « Cajón de Sastre Redacción BBC Mundo En el Día Internacional de la Mujer, BBC Mundo habló con el ícono detrás de uno de los libros que lo cambió todo, Germaine Greer, autora de “La mujer eunuco“, que cumple 40 años de haberse publicado. La idea del libro surgió de una pregunta: “¿cómo se explica que a pesar de haber conseguido el voto, la mujer no ha logrado más?”. Sucedió durante una cena, a finales de la década de los ’60, entre dos amigos.
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By Noel Lyn Smith The Daily Times Updated: 02/15/2014 04:43:06 PM MST Farmington — The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission wants to hear testimony on gender discrimination against Navajo women and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer tribal members. The commission will have a public hearing from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission hosts public hearing on gender discrimination
Rise, strike, dance! Join the worldwide walkout for the end of violence against women and girls. posted Feb 14, 2013 Click here to view photos from the worldwide preparation for the One Billion Rising day of action. Photos courtesy of V-Day. Five years ago, I was working on a story about efforts to curb violence against prostituted women in Chicago—and to punish those who profit from it. Today, One Billion Rise by Christa Hillstrom
Antony Hegarty: Future Feminism Antony Hegarty has been guest-editing Dazed Digital all week ahead of Meltdown Festival, which he'll be curating later this month. Now speaking openly with Dazed, the form-flouting Mercury Prize winner leads us on a two-part excursion away from familiar territory - through gender-politics, ecology and power structures - to the final frontier of Future Feminism. I think kids should take the hormones of the opposite sex for three months as part of their high school experience; just so they understand each other’s operating systems Dazed Digital: It’s the title of a track on the forthcoming ‘Cut The World’ album and the concept behind Meltdown Festival, which you will be curating this month, but what does Future Feminism mean and what are its aims?Antony Hegarty: I’m not a scientist.
Laurie Penny is one of a number of women writers who have decided to go public with their concerns. Photograph: Guardian Crude insults, aggressive threats and unstinting ridicule: it's business as usual in the world of website news commentary – at least for the women who regularly contribute to the national debate. Women bloggers call for a stop to 'hateful' trolling by misogynist men | World news | The Observer
Barely Civilized This blog is an invitation to peek into my process of writing a memoir about a secret. The act of writing this book is a story in itself, a story whose purpose is connection, healing, and a new way of being – for me and, I hope, for some who read it. In recounting what, for me, is an old story, the process becomes the creation of a new story. The book deals broadly with identity and civilization, with secrets and soul, storytelling and eros.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- While working on a film about the lives of sex workers, a San Francisco documentarian received a shocking letter from a colleague's 10-year-old niece: a schedule of the girl's fantasy life as a stripper. Filmmaker Hima B. was in the midst of filming her first documentary about the sex industry when she received the young girl's note. It included the following fascinating and horrifying schedule (misspellings included): 1. Go to the stripping company for sex. 2. 'License To Pimp,' San Francisco Documentary, Sheds Light On Strip Club Corruption (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
www.rue89.com/rue69/2012/06/13/francaises-une-petite-lecon-de-parite-la-finlandaise-232956 Le gouvernement finlandais à Helsinki, le 22 juin 2011 (RONI REKOMAA/LEHTIKUVA/AFP) Le premier gouvernement Ayrault a de la gueule. Une belle vitrine de 17 femmes sur 34 ministres, qui lui fait dépasser le stade de la parité. Oui, mais... Sur les bancs de l’Assemblée, les chiffres font rosir (de honte) : sur 577 sièges, on ne compte actuellement que 109 femmes, soit 19% des parlementaires.
Le Monde.fr | • Mis à jour le | Par Charlotte Chabas - Reykjavik (envoyée spéciale) Dans son vaste bureau situé au cinquième étage de la tour de Siminn, leader des télécommunications islandaises, Hannah siège face à une pile de dossiers aussi haute qu'elle. A 31 ans, cette ingénieure n'aime pas tourner autour du pot. "J'ai été élevée dans l'idée qu'une femme pouvait et devait faire tout ce qu'elle souhaite", affirme-t-elle, sans l'ombre d'une hésitation. L'Islande est-elle vraiment le paradis des femmes ?
Laurie Penny | Contemporary Feminism - Feminism Is An Incomplete Revolution The European: Feminists sometimes get a bad reputation in the media. Why? Penny: I think there is always going to be a lot of anger when the members of any privileged group have the perception that they are threatened.
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WEDO Empower Women – Benefit (for) All (EWA) at CSW58 NEW YORK (April 11, 2014) – The overall goal of WEDO’s joint initiative with WECF under the Empower Women – Benefit (for) All (EWA) programme is to enhance women’s leadership and participation via capacity building, knowledge exchange and advocacy in order to strengthen policies and legal frameworks for gender equality and women’s access to resources. At CSW58, WEDO was proud to coordinate a team of advocates including: WECF Coordinator on Gender and Rights, Anke Stock, …
English - About us - Issues & Projects - Project: Putting Gender Equality Central Putting Gender Equality Central; a project to promote a gender and human rights perspective in WECF's activities In an effort to mainstream gender issues in WECF’s work and organisation, this year a project is executed to promote a gender and human rights perspective in WECF’s activities. Irene Dankelman, gender-environment expert from the Netherlands, has been asked to guide this process.
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Gender aspects of climate change Over recent decades it has become clear that women play important roles in the use and management of natural resources. They are usually the ones responsible for the provision of water and biomass energy for the household. Irene Dankelman Netherlands / One of the most persistent inequalities in our societies consists of the (socially constructed) inequality between women and men. And this is despite the progress that has been made in recent years in achieving Millennium Development Goal 3 on gender equality, mainly by improving the access of girls to education.
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American Electra: Feminism's ritual matricide—By Susan Faludi
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