manspreading

Why Manspreading is an Important Feminist Issue, Not Just Bad Social Etiquette

Only by changing our everyday habits can we become enlightened enough to better understand and find solutions for the bigger, “more important” issues. [ more ]

Only by changing our everyday habits can we become enlightened enough to better understand and find solutions for the bigger, “more important” issues. [ more ]

Only by changing our everyday habits can we become enlightened enough to better understand and find solutions for the bigger, “more important” issues. [ more ]

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My Reality: At the Intersection of Race and Gender Watching the Ghomeshi Trial

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the Iranian diaspora; we only idolized him because racism in this ... [ more ]

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the Iranian diaspora; we only idolized ... [ more ]

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the Iranian diaspora; we only idolized him because racism in this society was so rampant. But when the allegations surfaced, I still felt betrayed. [ more ]

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the Iranian diaspora; we only idolized him because racism in this society was so rampant. But when the allegations surfaced, I still felt betrayed. [ more ]

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Round-Up: Feb. 10, 2015

Meet “Hijarbie,” Haneefah Adam’s doll that’s become an Instagram star (Colorlines). The Representation Project uses the hashtag #NotBuyingIt to call out sexism in advertising. ... [ more ]

Meet “Hijarbie,” Haneefah Adam’s doll that’s become an Instagram star (Colorlines). The Representation Project uses the hashtag #NotBuyingIt to ... [ more ]

Meet “Hijarbie,” Haneefah Adam’s doll that’s become an Instagram star (Colorlines). The Representation Project uses the hashtag #NotBuyingIt to call out sexism in advertising. Find out which Superbowl ads were the worst offenders this year and why (Bitch). But there ... [ more ]

Meet “Hijarbie,” Haneefah Adam’s doll that’s become an Instagram star (Colorlines). The Representation Project uses the hashtag #NotBuyingIt to call out sexism in advertising. Find out which Superbowl ads were the worst offenders this year and why (Bitch). But there were also some high points. Ms. Celebrates 5 great Superbowl ... [ more ]

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FFFF: The All-White ‘The Wiz’

F-Comedy takes on the “reverse racism” charge that faced NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” last December. It’s “the whiter version of The Wiz that Twitter demanded!” ... [ more ]

F-Comedy takes on the “reverse racism” charge that faced NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” last ... [ more ]

F-Comedy takes on the “reverse racism” charge that faced NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” last December. It’s “the whiter version of ... [ more ]

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Reading Asian Women Writers: In the Country by Mia Alvar

When it came out in 2015, I was so, so happy that Mia Alvar’s book of short stories In the Country was greeted with ... [ more ]

When it came out in 2015, I was so, so happy that Mia Alvar’s ... [ more ]

When it came out in 2015, I was so, so happy that Mia Alvar’s book of short stories In ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: Feb. 2, 2016

Jian Ghomeshi’s trial began this week and so far it’s been tough to watch. Farrah Khan lists five ways you can support survivors during ... [ more ]

Jian Ghomeshi’s trial began this week and so far it’s been tough to watch. ... [ more ]

Jian Ghomeshi’s trial began this week and so far it’s been tough to watch. Farrah Khan lists five ways ... [ more ]