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The Vital Work of Pragna Patel

By Hamsa Rajan

Since the 1970s, domestic violence has received a lot of attention from activists, charities, policy makers, and journalists. Huge strides have been made in raising awareness and providing… 540 more words

Feminism

Intersectionality in Real Life

By Elroi J. Windsor

What is intersectionality, and what does it look like in real life?

Sociologist Zakiya Luna explored these questions as they relate to the national coalition, … 728 more words

Intersectionality

Shaking up Academia

The St Hilda’s Feminist Salon founder on why she set it up.

Feminism is not only about theory. Feminist artists, musicians, poets, playwrights, novelists, journalists, activists, campaigners and everyday resistors all produce knowledge about what feminism is and how it should be practiced. 344 more words

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Badass Bitch of the Day: Rose McGowan

DAMN.

I’m not even going to pretend that I thought anything more coherent than DAMN, as I read the treatise newfound love, born-again Badass Bitch Rose McGown penned in response to the unforgivably presumptuous shit written by infant Mansplainer Owen Gleiberman, “Renee Zellwegger: If She No Longer Looks Like Herself, Has She Become a Different Actress?” (and no, I’m not adding a link…that asshole doesn’t deserve even Fuck You kind of attention). 644 more words