Posts Tagged DFCS

Daily feminist cheat sheet

Amanda Hess gives us a hilarious satirical script for the soon-to-be “Lean In” movie.

Jon Caramanica on Macklemore finding a place in the hip hop ecosystem.

The Officer who killed Jonathan Ferrell, an unarmed black man who was looking for help after a car crash, will be indicted after all; Mychal writes of the effects of ignoring systemic racism.

The politics of respectability is not revolutionary.

In Kenya, join activists who are working to achieve justice for 16-year-old victim of sexual violence.

“Being a grown woman is damn fine. ” On turning 30.

Amanda Hess gives us a hilarious satirical script for the soon-to-be “Lean In” movie.

Jon Caramanica on Macklemore finding a place in the hip hop ecosystem.

The Officer who killed Jonathan Ferrell, an unarmed black man who ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Vero and Maya

Race Forward just put out a report on how the media covers race (SPOILER ALERT: it’s not great!). Jay Smooth tells us a bit about the report in the video above!

Pro wrestling pioneer Mae Young passed away.

“They forgot mammy had a brain”: tips for women of color in academia.

On women as targets of Islamophobia.

Check out the trailer for NO HOMO, a documentary by Ja’Tovia Garyat about rapper Cakes Da Killa (who we love here at Feministing!).

“Revenge-porn king” Hunter Moore has been indicted.

The ridiculous Hillary Clinton covers just keep coming.

By Vero and Maya

Race Forward just put out a report on how the media covers race (SPOILER ALERT: it’s not great!). Jay Smooth tells us a bit about the report in the video above!

Pro wrestling ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Vero and Maya

There was an attack on a trans woman in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY. Keep up with the Anti-Violence Project for updates on how to take action.

A new study looks at abortion storylines in movies and TV.

In three states, zero female students took the AP computer science test and in eleven states, zero black students took it.

Research suggests married women who don’t take their husbands’ names are judged by others as more intelligent, competent, and ambitious.

“There is no lack of female directors. Repeat after me: THERE IS NO LACK OF FEMALE DIRECTORS. But there is a huge lack of people willing to give female directors opportunities.”

A ...

By Vero and Maya

There was an attack on a trans woman in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY. Keep up with the Anti-Violence Project for updates on how to take action.

A new study ...

Daily feminist cheat sheet

In addition to its new cast member, SNL has hired two black female writers.

And speaking of women in show business, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler deliver fully feminist laughs yet again in their latest interview. “First of all, if you think my going rate for anything is $1,000 you are looking at an old catalog.” Tell ‘em, Tina. 

“I’m committed to my rehab and I’m committed to my country.” Let us please heed this remarkable woman’s words.

I for one am grateful that Ta-Nehisi Coates decided to grace us with further thoughts on what it means to be a public intellectual.

A new report tackles barriers, misinformation and Latinas’ access to sexual and reproductive ...

In addition to its new cast member, SNL has hired two black female writers.

And speaking of women in show business, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler deliver fully feminist laughs yet again in their latest interview. “First ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Maya and Katie

Happy birthday to Zora Neale Hurston!

An easy way to help women in science.

New York City murders are twice as likely to be solved when the victim is white instead of black.

Getting married makes female economists poorer and male economists richer.

Hmm, what’s going on hereElle?

By Maya and Katie

Happy birthday to Zora Neale Hurston!

An easy way to help women in science.

New York City murders are twice as likely to be solved when the victim is white instead of black.

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Boy Scouts deliver pizza to county workers skipping their lunch break to keep processing gay marriage licenses.

Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina says that in Russian prison she endured forced gynecological exams almost every day for three weeks.

Canadian study found that Millennial women face an “unconscious bias” in the workplace.

The three best and worst moments for women’s economic status in 2013.

Ten women The Advocate could have picked for person of the year over the Pope.

An Alabama man convicted of raping a teenage girl will again avoid prison despite being re-sentenced following a public outcry.

Alexandra talks Beyonce and feminism at Good Girl Radio.

We’re taking tomorrow off and will be back on Thursday ...

Boy Scouts deliver pizza to county workers skipping their lunch break to keep processing gay marriage licenses.

Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina says that in Russian prison she endured forced gynecological exams almost every day for ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Verónica and Maya

There are just 7 hours left to give to the Feministing #TimesTen Kickstarter–and so many great perks still available!

A judge ruled today that Renisha McBride‘s killer should stand trial.

The New Mexico Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage!

Colorado insurance carriers vow equal coverage for trans patients. FTW!

If you’re a woman of childbearing age, Catholic hospitals may be hazardous to your health.

Russian punk feminists Pussy Riot will be freed from prison.

10 amazing women who led rebellions.

By Verónica and Maya

There are just 7 hours left to give to the Feministing #TimesTen Kickstarter–and so many great perks still available!

A judge ruled today that Renisha McBride‘s killer should stand trial.

The

Load More