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Free the nipple and your gender politics

In addition to pay gap, catcalling, and general gender discrimination, women-identified folks often have to deal with body policing. From the minute we step out into public, we must be conscious of our body presentation. 983 more words

Museworthy: 5 Feminist Anthropologists Who Have Shaped Our Global Understanding

Following this week’s interview with the incredibly insightful and articulate Lindsey Raisa Feldman, a PhD candidate in Sociocultural Anthropology at the University of Arizona, we became intensely aware that our knowledge of feminist anthropology was seriously lacking, so we set about to change that. 791 more words

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Being Feminine/Being Feminist

I recently came across a 2012 paper by Sarah Riley and Christina Scharff titled ‘Feminism versus femininity? Exploring feminist dilemmas through cooperative enquiry research’ ( 749 more words

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A 26-Year-Old’s Diary Entries From Late November, 1977

Saturday, November 19, 1977

3 PM. I was supposed to meet Elihu, Elspeth, Elayne and a bunch of other people in Manhattan this morning to go see the new science fiction epic, Close Encounters of the Third… 3,710 more words

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WSJ March, 2016 – Women’s Style

The last few days in the 2016 campaign have seen an increase in the chatter about feminism, mostly focused on the gap between Millennial young women and from the feminism as it is imagined to have existed in the second wave of “feminism” in the 1970s. 280 more words

Second-wave Feminism

#FeminismFriday 6/10.) Why Feminism is Needed

Without first-wave feminism, women would not have the right to vote. Without second-wave feminism, there would be no laws regarding the idea of equal pay for equal work (reaching this goal is another story). 352 more words