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Politics

These 4 Women Are The Defense Ministers of Norway, Sweden, Germany & The Netherlands

These 4 Women Are The Defense Ministers of Norway, Sweden, Germany & The Netherlands

You’d be forgiven if you looked at this picture of these four women and “defense ministers from European countries” was the last option (if any) that came to mind when […]

Boys We Like

Alexander Skarsgard On Feminism & Why He Can’t Believe We’re Still Fighting For Gender Equality

Alexander Skarsgard On Feminism & Why He Can’t Believe We’re Still Fighting For Gender Equality

That look Alexander Skarsgard is giving is the exact same look we get when we are hit with the reality that sexism still exists and gender equality still hasn’t happened […]

Boys We Like, Family Life

Swedish Photographer Shows Compelling Reasons For Paternity Leave In This Photo Series

Swedish Photographer Shows Compelling Reasons For Paternity Leave In This Photo Series

Given that America is the only industrialized nation in the world that does not have any form of government mandated parental leave (despite numerous studies showing it is greatly beneficial […]

Politics

Sweden’s Feminist Initiative Political Party Looks To Be Taking Root Across Europe

Sweden’s Feminist Initiative Political Party Looks To Be Taking Root Across Europe

When you look at how women’s issues are dealt with in politics throughout history, they are often portrayed as something separate or not as important as the big ticket items […]

Politics

Sweden Aiming To Revolutionize Gender Norms With This Word

Sweden Aiming To Revolutionize Gender Norms With This Word

We gotta say, Sweden is ahead of the curve when it comes to gender issues and revolutionizing the way men and women are represented in mainstream society. They were the […]

Celebrities, Politics

Pharrell Williams ‘Happy’ To Declare His Support Of Feminism On Stage

Pharrell Williams ‘Happy’ To Declare His Support Of Feminism On Stage

OK so there was a moment when we all doubted Pharrell’s ‘Women Empowerment’ stance, and that moment was his involvement in the Robin Thicke ‘Blurred Lines’ music video and track. […]

Politics

Sweden’s Feminist Political Party Set To Make History With Its Policies

Sweden’s Feminist Political Party Set To Make History With Its Policies

Here’s some awesome news out of Sweden that feminists would be interested. The European nation’s Feminist Initiative political party won a seat in the European Parliament in May, becoming the […]