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Tired Of Defending My Own: Thoughts On Punk Rock, White Supremacy, & The Fishbowl Life Of Ignorance

Tired Of Defending My Own: Thoughts On Punk Rock, White Supremacy, & The Fishbowl Life Of Ignorance

By Kaytie Coughlin Nothing gave me more strength and feeling of acceptance than Punk Rock and Emo Music did growing up. In fact, it gave me so much strength and […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feature Films & Documentaries Taking Down The Patriarchy!

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Feature Films & Documentaries Taking Down The Patriarchy!

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, and as we are in full holiday mode now that November is upon us we’re cozying up around our screens to check out […]

Creativity

Badass Arab Comic Series Smashing The Patriarchy By Giving Pop Art Images A Feminist Update

Badass Arab Comic Series Smashing The Patriarchy By Giving Pop Art Images A Feminist Update

We love a good patriarchy-smashing project, especially when it involves art and can infiltrate social subconsciousness in a unique way. We came across this awesome illustration series on Stepfeed.com, which […]

Entertainment

Want To Know What Hollywood Looks Like From A Dominant Female Gaze? Just Ask Jill Soloway

Want To Know What Hollywood Looks Like From A Dominant Female Gaze? Just Ask Jill Soloway

We hear a lot about diversity initiatives and gender quotas needed in Hollywood, an industry which is in dire need for change. And while there seems to be no shortage […]

Family Life, Politics

Progressive Gender Equality Move: Indian Court Rules Women Can Now Be Legal Head Of The Family

Progressive Gender Equality Move: Indian Court Rules Women Can Now Be Legal Head Of The Family

When we think about the dominant sexist or patriarchal machine that is still largely in control of the world today, the idea of changing it to something more equal can […]

Politics

Female Rap Duo BomBaebs Tackle Rape, Misogyny & The Culture Of Shame In India

Female Rap Duo BomBaebs Tackle Rape, Misogyny & The Culture Of Shame In India

India, a country with 1.2 billion people is considered the largest democracy in the world. The federal elections in early 2014 where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was elected has been […]

Girl on a Mission

13 Year Old Eagle Huntress Defying Mongolian Patriarchy With Skill

13 Year Old Eagle Huntress Defying Mongolian Patriarchy With Skill

It’s becoming increasingly clear that the younger generation are the women who are breaking down barriers and stigma in societies and countries where for so long men have dominated. We’ve […]