Tag: feminist

Entertainment

Frisky Q&A: Ani DiFranco On Patriarchy, Motherhood & “Having It All”

Wendy Stokesby:

When I arrived at the basement of the Calvin Theater in Northampton, Massachusetts, I found folk musician Ani DiFranco in the midst of trying to get …

Entertainment

This Awesome Recreation Of A 1981 LEGO Ad Says Everything You Need To Know About Sexist Toy Marketing

Wendy Stokesby:

Maybe you saw this 1981 gender-neutral LEGO ad (left) the first time around. Or maybe you saw it more recently, going viral on the Internet to …

Entertainment

Emma Watson Is “Conflicted” About Beyoncé’s Feminist Credentials

Wendy Stokesby:

“As I was watching Beyoncé’s visual album I felt very conflicted, I felt her message felt very conflicted in the sense that on the one hand …

Entertainment

The Case Of Huffington Post Sexism

Wendy Stokesby:

There’s been some internet chatter recently about how Huffington Post, a blog with mostly liberal writers and a liberal slant on the news, publishes a lot …

Celebs

Sports Reporter Calls Danica Patrick A “Bitch”

Wendy Stokesby:

This clip is all kinds of ew. Via the Women’s Media Center on February 20th, the Fox 5 San Diego sports reporter Ross Shimabuku called race …

News

French feminists make parody photo of Clinton banning ejaculation for non-procreative purposes

Wendy Stokesby:

Earlier this week, President Trump signed an executive order limiting women’s reproductive rights abroad in a room full of old white men. It was a stark …

Culture

8 Reasons Why Feminism Isn’t “Anti-Male”

Dragana Stepicby:

As highlighted in Emma Watson’s recent speech addressed to the United Nations, society has ravaged the word “feminism.” For many, the term has become synonymous with “anti-male.” …

GirlGuys

Top 12 Most Absurd Allegations From Fox News’ “War On Men” Scare Piece

Tamara Vlahovicby:

You thought you were so smart, America, didn’t you? Between the Republican presidential nominee who flip-flops on reproductive rights to various Republican politicians who declared pregnancy …

News

Pussy Riot: Everything You Need To Know About The Case That’s Rocking Russia

Tamara Vlahovicby:

Back in February, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alyokhina, and Ekaterina Samutsevich — three members of the controversial Russian feminist band Pussy Riot — walked into Moscow’s Cathedral …

News

Naked Islamic Woman In Body Paint Veil Causes Controversy For Foreign Policy Magazine

Dragana Stepicby:

Wonk-y magazine Foreign Policy’s most recent issue, The Sex Issue, is right up our alley with a cover story article about the how the real war on …

NewsParentingVideo

Funny Or Die Removed Comic’s “Obscene” Breastfeeding Skit (NFSW)

Dragana Stepicby:

… because what is more obscene than feeding your hungry children?!  I mean, UGH. I am being hyperbolic; the comedy site Funny Or Die was not. …

News

Gloria Steinem Remembers Going Undercover At Playboy Bunny Club

Tamara Vlahovicby:

“At first, it was such a gigantic mistake from a career point of view that I really regretted it. I’d just begun to be taken seriously …