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Amman - In light of the political situation in the region, feminism should be addressed as a key element in the quest for social justice and political and economic development, experts underlined on Sunday.
The performance earned Clinton big points from people who have apparently not found it necessary to reflect on the fundamental irreconcilability of feminism and giddy warmongering. But the fact remains: Clinton's performance on the international ...

"It became obvious to me in the way he was spending his time in the House that he was someone who could be the voice of male feminists." Ahead of the November 8 election, Glamour recently chatted with Murphy about his commitment to protecting ...
'Can you be a feminist and shave your bikini line/wear high heels/go on a juice cleanse/watch music videos?' we are asked.
The horror film is not often associated with feminism. Our mental image of the genre too often involves scantily clad women running away from predatory ...
Usually, women, especially in politics find that the Feminist tag does not work in their favour and invariably end up distancing themselves from the F word (though the ideals they embody are Feminist), the backlash towards feminism has not been kind to ...

My first and foremost reasoning is that she never actually speaks out on feminist issues such as the wage gap, and only takes a pro-woman stance when she directly stands to gain from it.
If even the conservative, conventional Sloane is cultivating a full bush then, it's worth noting, that could indeed hint at a seismic shift in societal norms regarding pubic grooming.
If you look to Taylor Swift, Amy Schumer, or Lena Dunham as your feminist role model - you are the problem. These three are the holy trinity of today's 'white feminism'. They victimize themselves and hide behind their privileged lives and pale skin ...
Funny feminists rejoice: The FOX comedy does an effective job of representing and discussing gender, race and sexuality.
Last September, the Korean edition of Maxim, a men's magazine, ran a cover showing Kim Byeong-ok, an actor who starred in cult favorite film "Oldboy," posing with a cigarette in his hand next to a car.
The secret Clue to the Feminist Potential of Westworld. 10/24/2016 10:48 am ET. The Cut Combining the beauty of a high-end fashion magazine with the dynamic energy of the web.
A new London exhibition titled "Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s" revisits a time when most women were regarded as passive muses instead of authoritative subjects and makers, in control of their bodies, identities and work.
Sandra Lee Bartky, an influential feminist philosopher who argued that women were subconsciously submitting to men by accepting an unnatural cultural standard for the ideal female body - what she called the "tyranny of slenderness" - died on Tuesday ...
Are you and your girl gang looking for the perfect Halloween costume, one that is fun, empowering, and inspiring - basically everything you and your friends are?
Nearly five decades ago, 46 female Newsweek staffers sued the magazine for gender discrimination. What has changed since then?

NEW YORK (AP) - Donald Trump needed to try to close the gender gap in the presidential race. But he's now seen his "such a nasty woman" remark at the final debate with Hillary Clinton become a feminist battle cry, a galvanizing moment for the Democrat ...
While U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton proudly declares her 'feminist' credentials, the latest cache of emails published by Wikileaks reveals that both the Clinton Foundation and her Senate office paid women staffers just 72 cents ...
feminist Friday's at Chico State have grown over the years. The goal of these events is to encourage students to engage in activism.
"Your feminist premise should be: I matter. I matter equally," says the author.
Two nights ago, a big, hulking guy leaned into a microphone and called his opponent a "nasty woman," to which females all over the world, people from 8 to 80, responded by dancing around their living rooms and shouting: "Yes!
"Part of it is that the word nasty began to become reclaimed, I mean I don't know that it's the grand reclamation of a word in Feminist history but certainly Janet Jackson and her song "Nasty" really helped a lot of women reclaim that word and Janet ...
One of the world's leading feminists is not the obvious choice to be the face of a make-up brand, but Boots has just made Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie the face of ...
Warning: The following article discusses events that take place in the first three episodes of HBO's Westworld. Westworld, the new HBO series about a future in which the ultrarich can indulge their fantasies at a Wild West theme park, advances a fairly ...
Calling Hillary Clinton a "nasty woman" may have been the best thing Donald Trump has ever done for her campaign. Trump has spent most of the election reminding us just how difficult it can be for a woman to run for president in a world still steeped ...
Male beauty, in the sense of makeup and skincare, is having a moment in the culture at large. Feminist critics are praising the new "Cover Boy" - that is, 17-year-old James Charles's debut as the face of CoverGirl.
Spar questions how aging feminists should confront this issue, and how women in her position should reconcile their desire for a youthful appearance with their radical feminist roots. She asks what happens when ideals held in the name of women's ...
"Although the original creators may have intended Wonder woman to represent a strong and independent 'warrior' woman with a feminist message, the reality is that the character's current iteration is that of a large breasted, white woman of impossible ...
It's also a hard-won unlearning that the feminist momma of three wants to make sure her own children suffer through less than she did.
Today marks Amber Rose's 32nd birthday, and there's no arguing that the outspoken star has had quite a year. From the launch of her own talk show to the her stint on Dancing With the Stars, this celeb has grown her brand into an undeniable empire.
Feminist organizations around the world face remarkably different challenges. Some have a very wide mandate, trying to fix as many problems in structural gender equality as possible over a giant area; others focus on a very specific issue in hopes of ...
"Part of it is that the word nasty began to become reclaimed, I mean I don't know that it's the grand reclamation of a word in Feminist history but certainly Janet Jackson and her song "Nasty" really helped a lot of women reclaim that word and Janet ...
Two nights ago, a big, hulking guy leaned into a microphone and called his opponent a "nasty woman," to which females all over the world, people from 8 to 80, responded by dancing around their living rooms and shouting: "Yes!
One of the world's leading feminists is not the obvious choice to be the face of a make-up brand, but Boots has just made Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie the face of No7.
Feminism in India and across the world has been deeply misunderstood. Time and again, they've have explained that it doesn't not mean hating men.
Warning: The following article discusses events that take place in the first three episodes of HBO's Westworld. Westworld, the new HBO series about a future in which the ultrarich can indulge their fantasies at a Wild West theme park, advances a fairly ...
OTTAWA - Last week, while this column was speaking to how RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson's tearful apology didn't cut it to women on his force who have been sexually assaulted and abused by their male peers, RCMP Staff-Sgt.
Though it's unfair to pinpoint Swift as the only silent feminist this election. There are a few other vocal feminists who have avoided the soap box over the past several months. It would be nice if a few of these leaders in the Entertainment world ...
The Feminist Wire published an article written by Angela Kong (FGS '17) in its Emerging Feminisms column entitled "The Model Minority Myth: 'Performing' Asian.
Feminist band Le Tigre, lead by front woman Kathleen Hanna and featuring out performers JD Samson and Johanna Fateman, released their first music video in 12 years.
Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is a known feminist who has used her feminism in her platform throughout the presidential election, despite accusations against her husband about his history with women in the Oval Office two decades ago.
That's not the only reason for abortion after the first trimester, but it's a significant issue. I'll confess I felt a small thrill: More than at any big moment since the convention, Mrs. Clinton owned her feminism. She sounded like the first woman ...
My husband and I are not people you'd identify as religious, or even superstitious. We don't believe that doing puja pleases any God - though we do it sometimes because it sure does please our grandmother!
That's relevant because this is a pointedly Feminist take on Pericles, complete with a revised final scene that has the goddess Diana (Karen Wiese-Thompson) lecturing the eponymous wanderer (Ansa Akyea) about the women he's slighted along the course of ...
He's not the star. "Long term, this is gonna be about her," Chip told The Wacoan in 2014. "We're gonna build her up.
Portland, OR (WCMH) - Six high school Athletes are changing the conversation about so-called "locker room banter." The athletes from Centennial High school donned shirts that said "Wild feminist" and took a picture in their locker room with the ...
A feeling is haunting gender studies departments, Tumblr accounts and safe spaces: the feeling of "feminist frauds". Nobody ever said that fighting for social justice and being a feminist scholar writing about "The Perilous Whiteness of Pumpkins" will ...
But that doesn't stop some committed feminists from trying. The folks at AnimeFeminist.com are banging their heads against the wall taking on the many, many "problematic" aspects of anime.


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