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Ecological Feminism

There are many social constructs that make up our society, some exist for reasons of practicality such as wearing clothes in public, but some are oppressive such as the gender roles imposed on men and women today. 785 more words

Environmental Ethics

The Gendered Impact of Global Climate Change

Do you ever wonder when your supply of clean, drinkable water will run out? What about your access to electricity? Food resources? You may not be asking yourself these questions, but due to inequitable power dynamics across the globe an increasing number of people are being forced to ask them and deal with the consequences of the rapid depletion of natural resources.  1,265 more words

Eco-feminism

Feminism Even Relates to the Environment

It turns out that eco-feminism and ecological feminism are two very different ideologies. I interviewed Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point John  Coletta to determine these differences. 31 more words

Local Midwest Stories

'Mahmi' seeks a patron and a home

This is ‘Mahmi’ (Bundjalung for ‘Mother’).

An organic sculpture made by Australian eco-feminist artist Moana Pearl.

Materials: natural fibers, banana, vines, palms, ochres and re-cycled fabrics… 355 more words

Sacred Wise Woman

Zombies, the apocalypse, and the world

Intro – they are out to get us

Over the last few weeks a growing sense of anxiety has been troubling me. Recently, I attended an event by an organization that works towards sensitizing people on the presence of toxic chemicals and known carcinogens in cosmetic and personal care products. 1,083 more words

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