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Women don’t need an instruction manual on how to behave in society. We have it memorized.

We were given that manual when we were mere children, not old enough or even mature enough to understand the sexual nuances of a simple touch. The concern that people have for women’s safety in this country is justifiable, and … Continue reading

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Quote Of The Month: Alice Duer Miller’s Subversion In Verse!

Alice Duer Miller was an American poet and writer. Her book, Are Women People? is a feminist work that subverts dominating patriarchal ideas of the early twentieth century using satirical verse. These poems penned around 1915 still resonate with the … Continue reading

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Abortion: Personhood before Biology

Have you ever looked up the term “subversion” on Wikipedia? If not, you should do it now: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subversion Subversion is as Wikipedia says, “an attempt to transform the established social order and its structures of power, authority, and hierarchy.” We … Continue reading

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Disney and Feminism: At loggerheads?

Our Facebook wall got exciting on Saturday, when we posted this picture: (I must say here that we only posted this picture. I am not sure who should be credited for this analysis, but whoever you are — well done!) … Continue reading

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Quote Of The Month: I Need Feminism Because…

We all need feminism, for very many reasons. But have we each wondered which of these reasons takes precedence? Here’s a blog where a number of men, women and children have shared their reasons. These are the many quotes we’d … Continue reading

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