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The internet and social media have been significant drivers in what some social commentator’s are calling Feminism 4.0 or feminism’s fourth wave in a Western-context. As someone who has distinct memories of being the only feminist in the village prior to the arrival of widespread internet access in Ireland, it is great to see how new media is bringing like-minded women together here and across the globe. 69 more words
Feminism (noun): The advocacy of women’s rights on the ground of the equality of the sexes.
Ever since Emmeline Pankhurst and her clan of suffragettes adopted the ‘Deeds not Words’ approach and then marched, rioted, chained and starved themselves, feminism has been seen as something of a taboo. 1,234 more words