**The *F* Word**
This is a group board dedicated to the *F* word - FEMINISM. Please feel free to pin your favorites regarding feminism, the war of women, women's reproductive and health issues and more. Invite your feminist friends! And yes, we LOVE male feminists. NO SPAM, NO SELLING OF PRODUCTS.
Cinderella Ate My Daughter: I just read this book- gives an interesting perspective and makes you think! I think we can maintain the sparkle and empower our young women to be independent, critical thinkers at the same time! :)
“[This book] took me away from a one-dimensional, Western interpretation of women’s rights and inspired me to be more of a critical thinker. Marji is one of my favorite strong female characters (or characters in general) of all time.”
Right Wing Columnist Wants to Hang Women Who Have Abortions~National Review Online correspondent Kevin Williamson went from saying young women are too dumb to vote to saying that women who have abortions should be hanged. We can’t blame Halloween for this macabre nonsense. This is really how Republicans feel about women.
No more birthdays for the Hyde Amendment! Be bold! Take the pledge now to stand up to politicians that interfere in reproductive decision making and deny abortion coverage. Today is the 38th birthday of the Federal Hyde Amendment,banning federal funding for abortions for low-income people. Tell your elected officials you don't want to see it have a 39th birthday! ow.ly/C5TW7
This is one in a series of Iranian anti-harassment ads. Each of the ads in the campaign blames sexual harassment on women who do not properly wear their Hijab. Here's a translation of this ad according to www.buzzfeed.com/copyranter: "Veil Is Security" (men are being depicted as flies in the ad, so not only does ad victim blame, it also manages to degrade men!) propaganda poster, funni, iran highlight, hijabs, femin, billboard, pro hijab, messages, hijab head
This is one in a series of Iranian anti-harassment ads. Each of the ads in the campaign blames sexual harassment on women who do not properly wear their Hijab. Here's a translation of this ad according to www.buzzfeed.com/...: "Veil Is Security" (men are being depicted as flies in the ad, so not only does ad victim blame, it also manages to degrade men!)
"Is Meghan Trainor's uber-hit All About That Bass anti-feminist?: Is the song, which crashed into the singles chart on Sunday, actually bad for women?" What are your thoughts? The article writer doesn't think so, but I feel that some of the song lyrics are a bit problematic.
Another great infographic by React Mobile which uses darker shades of colors to produce the effect the infographic is supposed to produce. It’s a useful infographic which shows the crime statistics that every college student should know. There are tips at the end that show how to tackle any situation if it arises.
Caricature of Victoria Woodhull by Thomas Nast, 1872. First female Wall Street broker, first female presidential candidate, advocate of better divorce laws. The hag in the back is a married woman saying, "Get behind me, Mrs. Sata!" histori, dark worship, woodhul free, woman 1800s, amaz peopl, caricatures, satan, dark ladi, victoria woodhul
Caricature of Victoria Woodhull by Thomas Nast, 1872. First female Wall Street broker, first female presidential candidate, advocate of better divorce laws. The hag in the back is a married woman saying, "Get behind me, Mrs. Sata!"
Lucy Stone - determined that men were reading the Bible in a way to suppress women, she worked her way through school to learn Greek and Latin to prove them wrong. Kept her last name, chopped her hair off, scandalously wore precursors to pants, was kicked out of church for arguing that women had the right to own property and to be able to divorce abusive alcoholic husbands. Considered a true radical for her time, she spoke in public frequently and headed multiple prominent womens organizations.
"Muslims say yes to women's rights" "Muslims say no to domestic violence" Muslim fraternity from the University of Texas at Dallas took to the streets to protest against domestic violence. [click on this image to find a short clip and analysis that contemplates harmful stereotypes aimed about Arabs and Muslims]
10 Times Fox Host Brian Kilmeade Degraded Women On Air. -------He's basically the poster boy for all sexist, misogynistic, bigoted pigs known for telling disgusting and inappropriate "jokes" and comments.
Mentally Ill Inmates At Michigan Women’s Prison Report They Were Hog Tied Naked, Deprived Of Water.