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What's this about Global Feminism?

Anti-feminists used to disturb me, and sometimes they still do. I just don’t get how something that’s such a no-brainer for me has people with their (gender-neutral word for panties) in a twist. 456 more words

Video: March 2015 To The Contrary Appearance

I appeared as a panelist on this week’s episode of To The Contrary, and discussed the 20-year anniversary of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, assessing Hillary Clinton’s leadership for women’s rights, and whether a war on women continues. 9 more words

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Transnational Love (3.16.15)

Dear World,

To all the bothers and sisters I have yet to meet,
I say hello; And I’m happy you’re reading this.
Transmitting hope from a small town in the United States where people here think little of love. 165 more words

2015

India's daughter is everyone's daughter

I have just finished watching India’s Daughter directed by Leslee Udwin. This documentary is about the heinously violent and fatal rape of Indian medical student Jyoti Singh in 2012. 709 more words

Feminism

FGM: Little Stitches, a rehearsed reading

Last week I was lucky enough to take part in a rehearsed reading of BAREtruth theatre company’s Little Stiches, which is a series of short plays on the subject of FGM (female genital mutilation). 682 more words

Feminism

Video: January 2015 To The Contrary Appearance

I appeared as a panelist on this week’s episode of To The Contrary, and discussed abortion clinic closures, working parents, and global women’s rights. You can watch a video of the show here:

Commentary

Happy Feminist New Year!

Happy New Year, Dear Readers! Feminism had such an exciting year in 2014, but what is ahead in 2015?

From politics (Hillary for President?) to pop culture (will Queen B still reign Feminist pop Queen) the list of women’s gain in the past year is endless. 36 more words

Women's Rights Are Human Rights