Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Oh FFS. For sadly not the last time, it is not acceptable to threaten to rape a woman when she says something you disagree with. And if that’s happening on the campus you run, it’s not acceptable to sit by and let it happen.

Three big myths about dating while plus size.

Seven of the ten nominees for Britain’s prestigious Desmond Elliott prize are women. Oh my god it’s the end of men in literature!

Jessica Valenti on why the Politico piece about Jill Abramson was sexist.

Cosmo magazine: “What make-up do you think guys like on a girl?”
Emma Stone: “I could care less.”
Bless you, Stone.

And last but not least, congratulations to our own Zerlina for being named one of Huffington Post UK’s top ten modern feminists!

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Chloe Angyal is a journalist and scholar of popular culture from Sydney, Australia. She joined the Feministing team in 2009. Her writing about politics and popular culture has been published in The Atlantic, The Guardian, New York magazine, Reuters, The LA Times and many other outlets in the US, Australia, UK, and France. She makes regular appearances on radio and television in the US and Australia. She has an AB in Sociology from Princeton University and a PhD in Arts and Media from the University of New South Wales. Her academic work focuses on Hollywood romantic comedies; her doctoral thesis was about how the genre depicts gender, sex, and power, and grew out of a series she wrote for Feministing, the Feministing Rom Com Review. Chloe is a Senior Facilitator at The OpEd Project and a Senior Advisor to The Harry Potter Alliance. You can read more of her writing at chloesangyal.com

Chloe Angyal is a journalist and scholar of popular culture from Sydney, Australia.

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