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Video: “Everybody knows new mothers are exhibitionists”

Tweet The Australian musical comedy duo Sparrow-Folk exposes, literally, the menace that is public breastfeeding. Tweet
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

TweetCould the Golden Globes winners be any whiter? Speaking of which, could Washington D.C. get any whiter? (check out the photo after the jump, and you’ll see what I mean.) Tweet
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Three reasons I wish I could quit you, Susan G. Komen!

TweetYesterday, Lori  blogged the then-breaking news that the Susan G. Komen Foundation would stop funding Planned Parenthood’s breast cancer screenings, bowing to pressure from ironically named “pro-life” groups and their ironically named “pro-life” new Vice-President, Karen Handel. Handel unsuccessfully ran for Governor of Texas Georgia on an anti-Planned Parenthood platform, saying “Let me be clear, [...]
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Quick Hit: On teets, tots and spats

TweetOur own Jessica Valenti has a must-read about how shaming women who can’t or don’t want to breastfeed — and choose to use formula — is really fucking problematic (something she’s experienced recently): I support breastfeeding women – long before I had my daughter I was blogging about the heinous lack of resources for breastfeeding [...]
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What We Missed

Tweet Dagmar Wilson, founder of Women Strike for Peace and organizer of a 50,000 women protest against nuclear weapons in 1961, has passed away. In Egypt, protesters are calling for a million person march tomorrow while many foreigners are being evacuated. Global Voices Online has a great round-up of videos of other nations marching in [...]
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