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Beat Me Till I Disappear

Last week the gossip website TMZ released a video of NFL running back Ray Rice punching his then fiancé Janay Palmer while in the elevator of an Atlantic City casino. 1,048 more words

Culture & Politics

Minnie Kehoe, Femtor Extraordinaire

Readers, I must admit, I have great admiration for one of the femtors (female mentors) in Emmett Wilson’s life: Minnie Eloise Kehoe.

I’ve mentioned her before in an… 988 more words

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Emmeline Pankhurst


Emmeline Pankhurst was the leader of the British women’s suffrage movement and is considered to have been instrumental in winning the right to vote for women in England. 391 more words

Suffrage

Leafy Seadragon, Phycodurus eques

Roz Wade, Interpretation and Learning Officer, writes:

This beautiful fish is a Leafy Seadragon, Phycodurus eques, was collected off the coast of Southern Australia in the 19th century.

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A lesson on how teachers became resented and idealized

I want to bookmark this conversation between NPR talk show host, Terry Gross and author Dana Goldstein. The book they discuss is called The Teacher Wars: A History Of America’s Most Embattled Profession. 50 more words

Heroes And Heroines

Women Must Be Possessed

There is a common line of thought among some reactionaries that women deserve some kind of equality with men, and it also seeks to “weaponize” females by turning them… 798 more words

Hyena in a Bodysuit? A Vindication of the Rights of Beyonce

Beyonce’s recent VMA performance is an example of what BluestockingRedCarpet is about. By now, the media is abuzz with reactions from fans, music critics, and scholars. 496 more words

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