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What if women ruled the world?

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… to leave the office rather than admit that I had a seriously ill child. Genevieve rescued me. At the Guardian, the late June Eric-Udorie, editor of intersectional feminism anthology to be published by Virago UK and Penguin US in 2018 If you run in feminist circles, youre bound to have heard someone declare: Wouldnt the world just be better if more women were in charge? What runs through my mind when I hear this is: Which women? Are we talking about black women, disabled women, trans women? Are …

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Meet the sex-positive YouTubers giving kids the sex talks they really need

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… education classes. She started her channel six years ago as a hobby, but her bright personality, positivity, and wealth of knowledge helped her turn her YouTube channel into a career. Hannah hopes to educate her viewers about sex, relationships, and feminism, with video titles like Sexual Consent 101, Sexual Experimentation, and Getting to Know Your Vagina. She has recently released her first book Doing it: Let’s Talk About Sex which covers sex-related topics from her own experiences as …

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Scarlett Johansson, charismatic queen of science fiction

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… to. Ghost in the Shell: trailer for Scarlett Johansson anime adaptation Theres something icky about me having that conversation unless it applies to a greater whole, she said. I am very fortunate, I make a really good living, and Im proud to be an actress whos making as much as many of my male peers at this stage. For me to talk about my own personal experience with it feels a little obnoxious. Its part of a larger conversation about feminism in general. Growing up in New York with her …

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People calling Emma Watson a ‘hypocrite’ don’t seem to understand feminism

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… woman”. She talks about her trajectory from playing schoolchild Hermione Grainger to championing women’s rights as a UN Ambassador and “revamping a classic stereotype” the Disney princess in her upcoming role in Beauty and the Beast. Emma Watson: “feminism, feminism… gender wage gap… why oh why am I not taken seriously… feminism… oh, and here are my tits!” pic.twitter.com/gb7OvxzRH9 Julia Hartley-Brewer (@JuliaHB1) March 1, 2017 …

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The 6 best celebrity feuds of a very petty year

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… wouldn’t go away. Grumpy guts Piers Morgan declared the death of feminism. Chlo Grace Moretz invoked the wrath of the Kardashians. Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus and Emily Ratajkowski were on #TeamKim, applauding her ownership of her own sexuality and taking topless selfies in solidarity. Later in the year, the chicken that Midler named after Kardashian died of a yeast infection. RIP, Kim Kardashian. Moretz made peace with the situation thanks to some sage advice from Hillary Clinton. Which …

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19 Nonfiction Books From 2016 That Will Expand Your Mind

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While we do love our fiction at HuffPost Arts & Culture, 2016 ushered in ample nonfiction work that’s just as worthy of your time and eyeballs. What many need after a drawn-out and frightening election season are resources to unplug and reconnect to our humanity. The sprawling category of “nonfiction” works in the universe could fit the bill for anyone’s particular reading needs, with authors providing insight and elucidation to the true world around us. In a time …

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12 Men Explain What They See As An Annoying White Girl (And Why They Dont Want To Date Them)

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… to occupy their time. The only positive words you hear from them is their praise for pumpkin spice lattes. 5. AKA The Basic Bitch The Basic Bitch has no genuine interest in learning about other cultures beyond what she can Instagram for her followers. Staying in a 5-star resort isn’t travel, it’s a vacation. 6. Think Kanye And The Kardashians Are ‘Icons’ I think the white girl stereotype comes from the fact that feminism is led by the absolute most privileged class of …

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What its like to be called Isis: People ask, wheres your machine gun?

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… today, by pagans all over the world as a potent symbol of feminism. Potent symbol of feminism … ancient Egyptian sculpture of Isis seated on a throne suckling the infant Horus. Egypt . Photograph: Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images My mum wanted to choose something unusual, says Isis Blackwell, who was named after the goddess in the 80s. When I was younger she told me the story of Isis and Osiris and I have lots of Isis-related art and statues. I loved my name. It …

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Jessy Mendiola And Slut-Shaming: Why Filipinas Hate Confident Sexy Girls

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… for you to be misogynistic or petty. As the audience, we have a responsibility to be informed and to think about, REALLY THINK ABOUT, the effects of our words. Sure, posting your rant on social media may seem trivial, but it encourages the culture of internalized misogyny we’ve been brought up with. Unless Filipinas actively pull against the tide of cultural sexism, our feminism is for naught. So if you see your girl friends tweeting venomously against Jessy or any other female for that …

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Emily Ratajkowski wants you to know she’s a feminist! A hot one!

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… to me is incredibly sexist.” For Ratjakowski, feminism is been an obvious choice, and one that’s been plagued by the addition burden of being conventionally super hot. Ratajakowski’s choice to be nude and she felt empowered by it. @davidbellemere A photo posted by Emily Ratajkowski (@emrata) on May 18, 2016 at 6:27pm PDT She identifies with feminism and thinks, whether or not women embrace the term, they believe in the equality the movement strives for. Ratajakowski …

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