____________________________^-m ________ Cinema6 launches tonight with a special screening of Born in Flames, at offsite venue, the Peckhamplex Cinema. Book tickets at Peckhamplex by calling: 0844 567 2742 Or chance it and buy one on the door (at Peckhamplex) ;) This was posted 3 hours ago. It has 5 notes. .
Feminism's Gender Identity Crisis Feminism has come a long way — it has absolutely revolutionized the way gender shapes our lives. The restrictions placed on my mother’s generation have little bearing on mine. But sexism hasn’t disappeared, it’s simply adapted to the successes of feminism. Sexism today is often more subtle, less in your face, but still a very real part of our daily lives. Inspiration and Chai For many years I worked in palliative care. My patients were those who had gone home to die. Some incredibly special times were shared. I was with them for the last three to twelve weeks of their lives. This Image Should NOT be Seen by the Whole World Chief Raoni Metuktire of Brazil’s Kayapó If your response is either “I shared it and this is not what I meant!” or “The ends justify the means!” then consider this: Follow Up Post Why is Chief Raoni Metuktire of Brazil’s Kayapó tribe crying? According to a popular meme, it is because he received devastating news about the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam.
SH.N.N.G.NS Ѫ What does it mean when you walk into a room where everyone knows your name and yet no one knows you? After years forcing myself to be social and learning/attempting to enjoy the company of others, I realized tonight the harm it has done me. It seems I’ve inadvertently situated myself such that the very thought of being alone has become terrifying. What once excited me now makes me shudder. I no longer rely on myself to save myself. MAKERS: Women Who Make America In the last half-century, women have fought their way into nearly every sphere of American life, from the battlefield to the comedy club, the soundstage to the Senate. Expanding on the critically acclaimed PBS documentary MAKERS: Women Who Make America, which told the story of the modern American women’s movement, each documentary in this six-part series examines the impact of the women’s movement on six fields once largely closed to women: business, space, Hollywood, comedy, war and politics. In each field, women have pried open, and profoundly reshaped, the central institutions of American life and culture. Through intimate interviews with trailblazing women known and unknown, viewers are given a rare glimpse-- sometimes funny, sometimes sad, and always candid—of what it was like to be pioneers in their fields.
Madonna earns the wrath of Joyce Banda - full statement We had been studiously avoiding coverage of Madonna's latest trip to Malawi, but such is the deliciousness of the excoriating 11-point press release put out yesterday by Joyce Banda that we couldn't resist wading in. These two had previous — Madonna's people had scapegoated Banda's sister over a botched school project — and the latest visit was something of a surprise, as the singer was widely supposed to have been declared persona non grata. Last week Madonna sent Banda a weird overfamiliar hand-scrawled note which seemed to anger Banda to the extent that she immediately leaked it. Claims and misgivings have been expressed by Pop Star, Madonna and her agents, against the Malawi Government and its leadership for not giving her the attention and courtesy that she thinks she merits and deserves during her recent trip to Malawi.
Growing Out My Bush Day 180 - From Bare to Bush It’s been 180 days since the inception of this (almost accidental) project. True, I meant to start a blog that documented my pubic hair regrowth, but I never in a million years envisioned that it would become such a renown and adored fixture within Tumblr society. girlification.tumblr This was posted 4 days ago. It has 5 notes. " I look for cute, funny, clever - what I look for in GIFS, I look for in love interests!" Me and Arvida chatting 4 Kopenhagen Art Magazine about our show LIKE My Vagina’s Angry: Performing in The Vagina Monologues ‹ Feminspire “We were worried about vaginas.” Two weeks ago, I performed in my campus production of The Vagina Monologues. It was an incredible experience. “My vagina’s angry. It is. It’s pissed off.