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Tarana Burke is the woman who started the Me Too movement. We owe much of this movement to her efforts and activism.

The Silence Breakers Were Never Silent — We Just Weren't Listening

With the announcement of the TIME Person of the Year, the Silence Breakers, there is no doubt that our stories of sexual harassment have taken center Read...
Dena Landon    |   12.7.17   |   SHARE
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Criticism of women’s magazines contains many shades of sexism.

The Sexism Underlying Criticism Of Women's Magazines

The criticism of women’s magazines contains many shades of sexism. There’s the implication that to care about beauty is vain and a waste of time. Read...
Dena Landon    |   10.26.17   |   SHARE
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I love horror movies. Also, I’m a feminist. (Image: Netflix)

6 Feminist Horror Flicks You Can Watch On Netflix This Halloween

Can horror movies be feminist? My answer is an unequivocal yes! Here are 6 must-see feminist horror flicks on Netflix you can binge on tonight. Read...
Emily Rose Cole    |   10.25.17   |   SHARE
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The Witch Who Inspired The Handmaid's Tale

Mary Webster, a colonial woman who was hanged in Hadley, Massachusetts in 1685, is the witch who inspired The Handmaid's Tale. Read...
Delia Harrington    |   10.23.17   |   SHARE

When Sexism Drives You To Create A Pretend Dude

Reinforcing an oppressive sexism system so that you can get what you want is an option, but perhaps not one to be quite so proud of. Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   10.19.17   |   SHARE
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My feminism is somewhere between get a man/keep a man, and I don’t need a man at all.

Feminism Or Sexism?

The actual, living, breathing feminism is far more nuanced than just equality. This feminism includes how women function in the world and on what Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   10.12.17   |   SHARE
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New podcasts worth checking out!

3 Amazing New Podcasts To Tune Into This Fall

I am a podcast fiend so here are here are 3 incredible new podcasts to dive into this Fall. You'll thank me later and be sure to share any Read...
Jenni Berrett   |   10.12.17   |   SHARE
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Here's an activist’s survival guide!

The Anxious Activist’s Survival Guide

For many people, activism induces as much anxiety as the disastrous news stories that compel us to keep doing it. So here's an activist’s survival Read...
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