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“We have an authority to talk about a lot of different things that other people don’t, and when we do talk about everything from catcalling to the celebrity nude scandal, when it comes from us people listen a little bit more.”
Playboy is betting gentlemen can love both smut and feminism.

“We have an authority to talk about a lot of different things that other people don’t, and when we do talk about everything from catcalling to the celebrity nude scandal, when it comes from us people listen a little bit more.”

Playboy is betting gentlemen can love both smut and feminism.

View HD • Posted Friday Sep 5 4:01pm  101 notes
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Feminist video game critic driven out of her home by death threats from gamers.

Feminist video game critic driven out of her home by death threats from gamers.

• Posted Thursday Aug 28 4:00pm  1,022 notes
Tags  #feminism  #sexism  #video games  

 
 

If the Internet was a dude, we’d all agree that dude has a serious problem with women

Fark bans sexism

Posted Friday Aug 22 6:00pm  338 notes
Tags  #fark  #sexism  #feminism  

 
 

We aren’t changing 150 years of tradition just because there’s a b*tch in the house now

Female firefighter complained about porn hung up in fire house, was sexually harassed in retaliation.

Posted Thursday Aug 21 2:00pm  1,331 notes
Tags  #sexual harassment  #gender  #feminism  

 
 

No, ‘George Clooney’s Fiancee’ Didn’t Get A U.N. Appointment, Amal Alamuddin Did

According to her resume, she’s a world-class lawyer. According to headlines, she’s “George Clooney’s fiancee.”

Posted Tuesday Aug 12 5:00pm  259 notes
Tags  #united nations  #media  #feminism  

 
 

Iowa has NEVER elected a woman to Congress.
Could that change in November?

Iowa has NEVER elected a woman to Congress.

Could that change in November?

View HD • Posted Tuesday Jul 1 4:01pm  88 notes
Tags  #iowa  #politics  #feminism  

 
 

When high-profile men like Matt Lauer assume mothers can’t be leaders, they send our daughters the message that they have to choose between a career and children – a message no one sends our sons.

CAP’s President Neera Tanden to Matt Lauer: "It isn’t the 1950s anymore"

Posted Friday Jun 27 6:31pm  1,470 notes
Tags  #feminism  #matt lauer  

 
 

"Where Daisey went wrong is, he used Yes All Women for himself. That’s not being an ally. That’s being an opportunist…"
How a fight on Twitter over “Yes All Women” miraculously produced productive discussion, actual change.

"Where Daisey went wrong is, he used Yes All Women for himself. That’s not being an ally. That’s being an opportunist…"

How a fight on Twitter over “Yes All Women” miraculously produced productive discussion, actual change.

View HD • Posted Friday Jun 20 11:30am  76 notes
Tags  #feminism  #yesallwomen  

 
 

Republicans’ Attempt To Woo Women At Gubernatorial Debate Fails Miserably

In the most sexist way possible.

Posted Thursday May 22 2:13pm  179 notes
Tags  #sexism  #feminism  

 
 

Don’t underestimate how much antagonism there is toward women and how many people wish we could turn the clock back. One of the things people always say to you if you get upset is, don’t take it personally, but listen hard to what’s going on and, please, I beg you, take it personally.

Nora Ephron in 1996 perfectly captures why women today take Jill Abramson’s firing so personally. 

Read it. 

Posted Friday May 16 2:51pm  837 notes
Tags  #jill abramson  #feminism  #nora ephron  

 
 
 
 
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