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Black Feminism in the Second Wave of Feminism

Why aren’t Black Feminist organizations in the second wave of feminism a well researched topic until recent times? Why is it suddenly capturing the interest of recent scholars? 336 more words


Second Wave Feminism

Second Wave Feminism gave us the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (well, feminism and several other minority groups), but it also gave us this idea that we can turn men into fragile little flowers that future generations of females would love. 258 more words


The Australian Sex Party, Reactionary Trotskyists, and Bullying Women Out of the Left: The Real 'Third Wave'

What do these three things have in common?

Anyone who is a radical feminist and has ever been to Melbourne would be able to tell you. 1,214 more words

An Airport Meeting with the Legendary Carol Downer

On October 2 I had the pleasure of meeting for several hours with the famous second-wave feminist Carol Downer. For those who don’t know, Downer (born in 1933) was one of the founders of the women’s medical self-help movement. 632 more words