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Are You Smarter than a Twelve-Year-Old?

The following is an open letter written by 12-year-old Madison Kimrey to Phyllis Schlafly.

I don’t know about you, but I think this little girl is going to be president someday.

Feminism

Random Headlines -- 4/17/14

Feministing – Katherine Cross writes about the “unacknowledged misogyny on the far right.”

RH Reality Check – Portrait of an anti-abortion “abolitionist.”

Towleroad – Alabama woman shoots and kills her gay son’s boyfriend. 61 more words

Discrimination

Phyllis Schlafly Under Fire for Wage Gap Editorial

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Phyllis Schlafly, a conservative activist and longtime opponent of the Equal Rights Amendment, is raising some eyebrows with an editorial published in… 329 more words

News

An Open Letter To Phyllis Schlafly

I was raised to believe that women can do anything that men can. I was never hampered by my gender or discouraged by being a woman, even when it would appear that in today’s society there are still some distinct disadvantages to being one. 493 more words

Life

Woman goes against her own paycheck boost... here's why

Days after Senate Republicans unanimously blocked a vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act, Phyllis Schlafly, founder of “pro-family” organization Eagle Forum, claimed that providing women with equal pay for equal work would deter their chances of finding a “suitable mate” in a Christian Post op-ed published Tuesday. 307 more words

Ryan Hite

21st Century Feminism

Why is it that, today, Feminism still has such a dirty connotation? At this point in the game, we can look back and see what Feminism means at its core: recognizing that women are human fucking beings that deserve equal rights as men. 530 more words

Philosophy

Ra(is/z)ing the Feminin(e/ist)

Honestly, I shouldn’t even be writing this blog right now. I’ve got so many other assignments to do to finish up this semester at Princeton, but I came across an article that grabbed my attention. 1,761 more words