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Is your sex life strengthening our system of economic inequality and social injustice? Do you contribute to your own exploitation by your capitalist overlords every time you get aroused? 489 more words

Eros

Think & Drink: Pretty, Angry — Feminism and Protest since 1968

When: April 3, 7PM
Where: Naked City Brewery, 8564 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle
Cost: FREE; register here

At the Miss America pageant in 1968, activists descended on Atlantic City to protest what they saw as the event’s objectification of women. 286 more words

Lecture/Conference

Feminism: Capitalism's Handmaiden?

Margaret Atwood’s classic novel, The Handmaid’s Tale, remains one of my favorite literary work I have ever read. Wikipedia offers a decent overview of the premises of the novel. 813 more words

Sociology

Second Wave Feminism and the Results Today

The Second Wave Feminism movement of the 1960s and 70s created many results that the modern world today still experience. But what exactly happened to make even the smallest of topics they mentioned still feel so modern and what ways are now obsolete? 2,037 more words

College Student

Witchy woman see how high she flies -- up the corporate ladder

Hey Mrs. Weasley, ever heard of “The Feminine Mystique”? No I did not say mystic — mystique — that’s right.

Girl, you need second-wave feminism like whoa. 253 more words

Remembering: Linda Nochlin (1936-2017)

By Charlotte Lee

The statement that “there have been no supremely great women artists” is, admittedly, an unexpected basis for the most influential feminist essay in art history. 179 more words

Art

Memo #1

I find it ironic when rad-leaning or radical feminists are so hell bent to proving that their ideology is The Best and The Right One that there is no room for debate anymore and just swallow everything that’s fed on them. 141 more words