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Semantics of Reaction

             If I announce I am tolerant of a race other than White, it would be a lie. It would also be untrue of me to say I tolerate homosexuality, Christianity, Atheism, or people with disabilities. 986 more words

Class

Caricatures

Things like “a slut”, “a real man”, “a good girl”, and so on are often ridiculous caricatures of personalities and people. Our cultures idea of femininity and masculinity are dumb. 53 more words

Lgbt

Lies to stop teaching girls about sex

Recently I came across an article by Julianne Ross on mic.com called “17 lies we need to stop teaching girls about sex.” Immediately after reading it, I retweeted it with a “Yes!!!!!” Because, although we have come a long way in this country as far as sexual freedom goes, there are still unhealthy myths that make sex more fraught and confusing than it needs to be. 549 more words

Feminism

Pink Sari Revolution: A Tale of Women and Power in India by Amana Fontanella-Khan

There is a female ‘gang’ to be reckoned with in India. This ‘gang’ is known as the Pink Sari Gang comprised of numerous women serving females in need of assistance and/or support. 225 more words

Non Fiction

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Rede Nami-"a Feminist Network using the Urban Arts to promote women's rights".

Domestic violence against women was only made illegal in Brazil in 2006. Recent statistics show that every 15 seconds a woman is assaulted; every two hours a woman is murdered. 445 more words

Redi Nami

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If I Had a Dollar (Why I Am a Feminist)

Because my mother was a painter and a beauty when artists had patrons and a woman like that needed a man to take care of her, so she married a money man. 948 more words

Almost-poems

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