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Girls Who Talk Back: Why Anne Shirley is My Feminist Role Model

Who on earth knew that a fictional, red-headed orphan from the East Coast would be so inspiring to me, a mixed-race gal growing up ... [ more ]

Who on earth knew that a fictional, red-headed orphan from the East Coast would be so inspiring to me, a mixed-race gal growing up on the West Coast? Here are four reasons why Anne ... [ more ]

Who on earth knew that a fictional, red-headed orphan from the East Coast would be so inspiring to me, a mixed-race gal growing up on the West Coast? Here are four reasons why Anne Shirley is my first feminist role model. [ more ]

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FFFF: Amy Poehler Joins Seth Myers to Tackle Sexist Sports Culture

Amy Poehler joined Seth Myers on his show to respond to Sports Illustrated contributor Andy Benoit, who came under fire after tweets that entirely ... [ more ]

Amy Poehler joined Seth Myers on his show to respond to Sports Illustrated contributor Andy Benoit, who came under ... [ more ]

Amy Poehler joined Seth Myers on his show to respond to Sports Illustrated contributor Andy Benoit, who came under fire after tweets that entirely dismissed women's sports as "not worth watching."  [ more ]

Amy Poehler joined Seth Myers on his show to respond to Sports Illustrated contributor Andy Benoit, who came under fire after tweets that entirely dismissed women's sports as "not worth watching."  [ more ]

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Round-Up: June 30, 2015

With cities around the world celebrating Pride week, Colorlines asked six LGBT people of colour to weigh in on mainstream Pride events and whether they ... [ more ]

With cities around the world celebrating Pride week, Colorlines asked six LGBT people of colour to weigh in on mainstream ... [ more ]

With cities around the world celebrating Pride week, Colorlines asked six LGBT people of colour to weigh in on mainstream Pride events and whether they adequately represent people of colour. Within a week of the Charleston shootings, six predominantly black ... [ more ]

With cities around the world celebrating Pride week, Colorlines asked six LGBT people of colour to weigh in on mainstream Pride events and whether they adequately represent people of colour. Within a week of the Charleston shootings, six predominantly black churches in America have burned down, with arson suspected in ... [ more ]

Amanda Van Slyke

How I Started a Magazine While Overcoming Mental Illness

I wanted to create a publication that built people up rather than tore them down, that promoted real bodies instead of Photoshop, real issues ... [ more ]

I wanted to create a publication that built people up rather than tore them ... [ more ]

I wanted to create a publication that built people up rather than tore them down, that promoted real bodies ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: June 23, 2015

Last week, Canada’s top general, Tom Lawson, blamed sexual harassment in the military on men’s “biological wiring.” He was quickly forced to issue a ... [ more ]

Last week, Canada’s top general, Tom Lawson, blamed sexual harassment in the military on ... [ more ]

Last week, Canada’s top general, Tom Lawson, blamed sexual harassment in the military on men’s “biological wiring.” He was ... [ more ]

Angela Lansbury in Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Angela Lansbury’s School of Feminist Witchcraft

My deep love for the character of Eglantine Price was a reflection of my inner desire to free my own intellect of society’s narrow ... [ more ]

My deep love for the character of Eglantine Price was a reflection of my ... [ more ]

My deep love for the character of Eglantine Price was a reflection of my inner desire to free my ... [ more ]