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Suffragette Definition

Today is so vital in history! We can either have a strong, independent WOMAN as our president, or the definition o patriarchy! I wore my white planned parenthood shirt in support of my sister suffragettes and my fellow females who deserve the access to easy, safe abortion! Go vote!


A Brief History of "Hot Mess"

In Schumer’s case, the operable definition of hot mess would be something like “(n.), someone in obvious disarray or disorganization, esp. while remaining attractive in spite of this.” But the history of hot mess goes back to a time when Schumer’s dark brand of feminist comedy would have sent the Suffragettes reeling to their fainting couches.

from Refinery29

Think Hillary Is The First Woman To Run For Prez? Think Again

This Badass Woman Ran For President In 1872 #refinery29 1. Victoria Woodhull (1838-1937): Ran in 1872 The Woman: Born in 1838, Woodhull was a trailblazer and advocate for women’s suffrage. After attending a women’s rights convention in 1869, she went on to found a radical publication that covered activist topics (and published the first English translation of Karl Marx’s Communist Manifesto — not…

from Mail Online

Abandoned U.S. prison where suffragettes were imprisoned and tortured

Protest: Members of the National Women's Party (NWP) stood outside the White House (pictured) with signs addressed to new U.S. President Woodrow Wilson which read: 'Mr President how long must women wait for liberty'

from The Toast

The Morgentaler Series

Remembering Canadian pro-choice activist Dr. Henry Morgentaler.The Morgentaler Series: Joanne’s Story...


#No avocado #Savage city is not Suffragette City # definition makes as much sense as a line in a Nirvana song #that means its cool #Savage city shut down for repairs

26 July 2014 – 1 February 2015: From Suffragette teapots to protest robots, this exhibition is the first to examine the powerful role of objects in movements for social change. It demonstrates how political activism drives a wealth of design ingenuity and collective creativity that defy standard definitions of art and design.

from The Huffington Post

Historic Scottish Golf Course Votes Against Admitting Women Members

Th t-shirts worn by actresses 4 Time Out London may have quoted suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst, they definitely highlighted feminism's ongoing race problem. "Th message that Streep & co are co-signing with their grinning faces & suffragette tees is that one cannot be both enslaved & rebel" The Root explained "& tucked between those lines lies th erasure f a dual existence that black women have been forced to navigate in one

ow The Hypersexual Trans Movement Hurts Feminism In their eagerness to ally with the trans movement, third-wave feminists have fundamentally altered their definition of womanhood to accommodate men. By Libby Emmons and David Marcus