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updated Tue. March 28, 2017

Brie Larson has been talking up her upcoming superhero flick Captain Marvel, and revealed the pressure that goes along with heading up Marvel's first female-focused movie.
Paris-based graffiti artist Andre Saraiva, better known by the name Mr. Andre, has collaborated with Uniqlo on a limited-edition, feminist-friendly capsule collection of graphic tees for women and girls featuring his signature "Mr. A" character for the ...
Maniesh Paul's Feminist side: Speaks on women safety, empowerment. Maniesh Paul was in Delhi recently to address students of his college, College of Vocational Studies, on why it's important to support women empowerment and safety.
The Anita Sarkeesian-owned nonprofit feminist Frequency has long been criticized for its sex-negative approach to video game criticism.
Dr. Rebecca Klenk is leading the next installment of the Knox County Public Library's Books Sandwiched In series featuring a discussion of "Bad Feminist: Essays" by author Roxane Gay at noon Wednesday, March 29, at the East Tennessee History Center ...
feminist Jill Filipovic wrote a bunch of garbage pretending to defend Tomi Lahren as a means to attack the right and how they treat women.
The singer-songwriter recently sat down with BUST for the magazine's April/May issue and discussed music and the importance of inclusivity in feminism. The 30-year-old's comments were as insightful and powerful as her hit album "A Seat At The Table.".
Conservative Catholics and left-wing feminists often find each other on opposite sides of political debates, especially when it comes to what women should do with their bodies.
Le Marquand, the editor of the Sunday magazine Stellar, is known for offering feminist hot takes on topics from The Batchelor to the U.S.
Meanwhile, the company's 38-year-old founder, Miki Agrawal, has relished her self-defined role as a kind of straight-shooting Feminist firebrand, doing her part to normalize not just the conversation around periods, but around women's bodies in general.
Kerby Martin, a high school junior from Cypress, Texas, had been working on a school essay about several myths pushed by feminists about gender inequality, specifically focusing on how third-wave feminism only divides people. So, she tweeted out a ...
This is the dilemma at the heart of upcoming French feminist cannibal horror Raw, but let's not get hung up on the ethics of murdering people and eating their flesh.
Pooja Bhatt, who is still remembered for her role in 'Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahin' in 1991, opened up on alcohol, addiction, love, loss, family, feminism and women empowerment. (Source: Pooja Bhatt/facebook). Talking to Pooja Bhatt can be rather intimidating.
"I made that as a living legacy of my mother's work and her impact as a Feminist leader, lawyer and congresswoman, but also to express my work in the last many years of my life, which is to inspire young people to become really responsible, progressive ...
However, disapproving of Ivanka Trump's role in the White House is in no way Anti-Feminist. Feminism means supporting equal access to opportunities, based on merits rather than anything else.
This post contains spoilers about the plot and post-credits scene in Power Rangers. The new iteration of Power Rangers is continuing its quest to be as socially aware as possible.
Gal Gadot will reprise her role as Diana in the origin tale, and the actress has openly praised Wonder woman for her progressive work as a Feminist icon. Speaking to, the star took a moment to explain just how the fierce hero has upheld ...
"In this show, we are featuring artists that we think exemplify the legacy of the Feminist art movement in the contemporary, socially engaged field.
If thoughts of women dressed like MMA fighters sparring it out in a makeshift basement boxing ring come to mind when you hear the words "feminist Fight Club," you're also probably not alone. In a sense, you're also not too far off. It turns out this ...
"I am a proud black Feminist and womanist and I'm extremely proud of the work that's being done. I'm a Feminist who wants not only to hear the term intersectionality, but actually feel it, and see the evolution of what intersectional feminism can ...
This column may contain strong language, sexual content, adult humor, and other themes that may not be suitable for minors. Parental guidance is strongly advised.
Mount Vernon, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - Nearly 100 Eastern Iowans now have matching tattoos with the phrase "nevertheless, she persisted.
Enter Bumble - or what has been called "Feminist Tinder." It won't change the rules of dating overnight, but in the ecosystem of online dating, it aims to be a little less agonizing for women.
Despite a constant wave of anti-woman legislation, a misogynistic bigot in the Oval Office, and a general feeling that we're quickly returning to the 1950s, now is a pretty great time to be a feminist in a lot of ways. There's a definite sense of unity ...
Is it possible that Canada's dreamy, feminist prime minister, Justin Trudeau, has a problem with women who question his authority?
The actress Emma Watson has made a point of portraying her latest movie, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, as Feminist film.
But then, feminist science fiction does tend to feel fresh - its authors have a habit of looking beyond their particular historical moment, analysing the root causes, suggesting how they might be, if not solved, then at least changed.
women, it appears, just aren't as good at feminism as they used to be. Sure, we might have been the ones who fought for the right to vote, set up shelters, argued for rape to be made illegal in marriage, demanded recognition for unpaid domestic work.
Ladies, what happened!? Right from the get-go of 2017, you strived to make a name for yourselves. You marched around the White House in protest, wore pink hats to represent our bodies and held signs that read 'I am a woman and proud.
Riley J. Dennis - a "queer, trans, nonbinary lesbian" who also identifies as a "Feminist" - asks the following question in video form early this week: "Are genital preferences transphobic?
Can feminism be too inclusive? In my last column, I singled out abortion rights as essential to women's equality and human rights.
It's clear the feminist movement has been hijacked by the Regressive Left with a level of hypocrisy and inanity unmatched in public discourse; just when you think these dolts have hit rock bottom, they find shovels and start digging.
This week we look on the bright side of a fraught political period: dark times have also produced the most influential music and art in history.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is celebrated for being a good male feminist ally, but do his policies actually show that he's all talk and no action?
The lady ostrich in this hilarious video keeps on snacking while a fool male ostrich dances for her attention. And she's my feminist icon for 2017. You know when you're out, just trying to relax, but you can't because some dude is jumping up and down ...
SVA is pleased to announce that writer, activist and feminist icon Gloria Steinem will be the keynote speaker at the College's 41st annual commencement exercises, to be held at 1:00pm on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at the landmark Radio City music Hall ...
"I am a proud black feminist and womanist and I'm extremely proud of the work that's being done," she said.
Editor's Note: Collier Meyerson's interview with Linda Sarsour about Zionism and feminism, published last week at TheNation.
When Miki Agrawal launched Thinx in 2014, she had a Feminist future in mind: one where menstruating individuals could take charge of their bodies, free from shame and stigma.
My Gram - who was strength, courage, and resilience personified - was way ahead of her time. When I was a little girl, wide-eyed and brimming with insecurities about my identity I couldn't yet comprehend, I didn't realize the impact she'd have on the ...
Feminism in the eyes of a feminist The third month of the year, March, is dedicated to celebrating women's achievements throughout history.
I am a feminist. As should everyone on the planet that was birthed through the vaginal canal of a woman. Yes, women should have equal rights.
As part of the feminist Five, Li along with Wang Man, Wei Tingting, Wu Rongrong and Zheng Churan were detained for 37 days in 2015, after planning to distribute anti-sexual harassment stickers on the public transport systems in Beijing, Guangzhou and ...
A new fantasy series opener from Finland, an anthology of influential contemporary thinkers, and a memoir and self-help guide from Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik are just some of a new crop of titles for teens that explore the issues and history of ...
There are a lot of things that might qualify me as a "bad Feminist," and though I try to champion equality and fairness, I fail as often as I succeed.
Recently, Beauty and the Beast, which stars Emma Watson, has been transmogrified into an empowering Feminist story, as op-eds in Los Angeles Times and other outlets claim.
"I decided I was a feminist and this seemed uncomplicated to me," she said. "But my recent research has shown me that feminism has become an unpopular word. Apparently I am among the ranks of women whose expressions are seen as too strong, too ...




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