Feminist bookstore Cafe con Libros sets up shop in Crown Heights
“He's feminist-supporting,” DeSuze says. “He just read 'We Should All Be Feminists' by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.” (Up next: bell hooks' “Feminism Is For Everybody.”) Throughout the shop, books by authors such as Lindy West, Kate Bornstein and Toni ...
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Feminism Isn't a Cage, It's a Safety Net
Feminism provides women a safety net when life does not work out perfectly. If your husband leaves you, if he hits you, if he cheats on you, if he gets arrested, if any one of a hundred things that everyone hopes will never happen happens—that is when ...
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Feminists from 3 different generations talk #MeToo - Vox
The backlash to the #MeToo movement has started, and some younger feminists are blaming the previous generation of feminists — the so-called second wave — for failing to appreciate its importance. In a recent Jezebel piece, Stassa Edwards writes that ...
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Nigel Farage joins Trump in declaring he's 'not a feminist' after US president told Piers Morgan he's 'for everyone ...
Nigel Farage has revealed that he is not a feminist as he claimed that he 'doesn't know' what the term means. The former Ukip leader refused to identify himself as an advocate for women's rights, instead saying that he was in support of an 'equal' and ...
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Piers Morgan challenges Charlotte Hawkins' views on feminism poll in heated debate
Things got a little heated on Wednesday's Good Morning Britain as Piers Morgan's views on feminism were challenged by co-host Charlotte Hawkins. The debate sparked up as the show ran a poll among its viewers asking how many of them identified as a ...
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Norwegian pop sensation Sigrid: On stardom, feminism and a bright 2018
Another notable moment for the singer last year came with her cover of Leonard Cohen's classic 'Everybody Knows' for the blockbuster movie Justice League. “It was a huge honour to be able cover one of the most brilliant songwriters of our time,” says ...
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The black outfits at the State of the Union are part of a long history of protest fashion
On election day, some of her supporters posted selfies of themselves dressed all in white, proudly showing off their “I voted” stickers. After the election of Donald Trump, a new feminist form of fashionable protest was born. The pussyhat, frequently ...
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Jacquielynn Floyd: Melania Trump is entitled to mind her own business, and for us to mind ours
Why? It's his job — not hers. Her marriage — rock-solid or shaky, happy or otherwise — is her private business. If we really expect a first lady who publicly explains her every move or who dishes about her feelings, we're not as grown-up as we ...
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Everybody Loves SZA, Including the Obamas. The Grammy ...
A candid, infectious interview with 2018 Grammys nominee SZA ahead of her performance at the awards show Sunday night.
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Counter rally to women's march highlights diverse feminism in ...
Halifax's Walking the Talk rally was held to highlight the voices of marginalized groups in feminism, in particular people who are transgender, two-spirit, Indigenous, black, women of colour, queer and elders.
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