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Anjana @femmepower ?

active 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Anjana commented on the blog post It’s 2013. Let’s end ‘booth babes’ for good   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    I hate to put it crudely, but as long as there is demand, there will be supply. Objectified women (models, prostitutes, booth babes, etc.) attract the “male gaze,” and so will probably still be there in 2137. The only thing I can hope for is that women can objectify men as well. If they can [...]

  • Anjana commented on the blog post Documentary about military sexual assault gets Oscar nod   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    I had the opportunity to view this with my college’s National Organization for Women. It’s heart-wrenching, moving, and very real. Our women in uniform deserve better treatment; after seeing this film, let’s hope that officials in Defense give that to them.

  • Anjana commented on the blog post The Personal is Political: Reflections on my feminism at 25   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    I cannot agree with you more! Each woman who calls herself a feminist and each man who does the same have completely different experiences for reasons that transcend race, class, sexual orientation, religion, and other labels, albeit many find those labels important for self-identification. We cannot police other feminists or force our views on them, [...]

  • As a person who has grown up in the Indian culture in the United States, this story has pained and horrified me. It seems that India has their own Todd Akins and Richard Mourdocks. What ashamed me even more is that some of these comments were made by WOMEN. Hollaback! is a great website that [...]

  • Many might accuse us for wanting the federal government to take care of our problems and I have seen comments that also suggest that the federal government should provide counseling every time tragedy strikes. It is extremely painful when someone loses a family member or has a child that gets into drugs. But being raped [...]

  • Anjana became a registered member   1 year, 9 months ago · View

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