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In this family, those figures traditionally made of three snowballs stacked atop each other — they’re called snowpeople.

In This Family, We Say Snowperson 

People might raise their eyebrows when they hear me say “snowperson” for the first time. But it makes perfect sense. A man is just a kind of person. Read...
Katherine DM Clover    |   01.16.18   |   SHARE
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I like big books.

The Best Books Of 2017 (And Some To Watch For In 2018)

I love books so much that the first thing I did when we bought our new house was build a bookshelf into the dining room wall. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   01.2.18   |   SHARE
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Tarana Burke is the woman who started the Me Too movement. We owe much of this movement to her efforts and activism.

The Silence Breakers Were Never Silent — We Just Weren't Listening

With the announcement of the TIME Person of the Year, the Silence Breakers, there is no doubt that our stories of sexual harassment have taken center Read...
Dena Landon    |   12.7.17   |   SHARE
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Criticism of women’s magazines contains many shades of sexism.

The Sexism Underlying Criticism Of Women's Magazines

The criticism of women’s magazines contains many shades of sexism. There’s the implication that to care about beauty is vain and a waste of time. Read...
Dena Landon    |   10.26.17   |   SHARE
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I love horror movies. Also, I’m a feminist. (Image: Netflix)

6 Feminist Horror Flicks You Can Watch On Netflix This Halloween

Can horror movies be feminist? My answer is an unequivocal yes! Here are 6 must-see feminist horror flicks on Netflix you can binge on tonight. Read...
Emily Rose Cole    |   10.25.17   |   SHARE
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The Witch Who Inspired The Handmaid's Tale

Mary Webster, a colonial woman who was hanged in Hadley, Massachusetts in 1685, is the witch who inspired The Handmaid's Tale. Read...
Delia Harrington    |   10.23.17   |   SHARE

When Sexism Drives You To Create A Pretend Dude

Reinforcing an oppressive sexism system so that you can get what you want is an option, but perhaps not one to be quite so proud of. Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   10.19.17   |   SHARE
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My feminism is somewhere between get a man/keep a man, and I don’t need a man at all.

Feminism Or Sexism?

The actual, living, breathing feminism is far more nuanced than just equality. This feminism includes how women function in the world and on what Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   10.12.17   |   SHARE
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