Tag Archives: Feminism

Beyond niceness: Further thoughts on rage

TweetEditor’s note: A version of this post originally appeared at Nuclear Unicorn. By now word has spread far and wide through the various fiefdoms of social justice activism that a new conversation about rage and political practise is sorely needed, including a well-received piece by our own Veronica Bayetti Flores, and one I had written [...]
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Quote of the Day: Beyoncé on the myth of gender equality

Tweet “We need to stop buying into the myth about gender equality. It isn’t a reality yet. Today, women make up half of the U.S. workforce, but the average working woman earns only 77 percent of what the average working man makes. But unless women and men both say this is unacceptable, things will not [...]
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50 years into the war on poverty, gender analysis needed

Tweet Bourgeois (read: mostly white) feminism is currently, finally untenable — politically, personally, and almost universally. Thanks to many, many working class people and minorities raising their voices and elevating their experiences as a political priority, there’s a general consensus around this these days, even if many feminists, old-guard and new-guard alike, don’t know quite [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Madiba walks with us. An in-depth look into one of Chicago’s thriving business markets: heroin. The formidable Ta-Nehisi Coates on Alec Baldwin, language and bigotry. Sorry Twitter, we’re not going to pat you on the back for appointing ONE woman to your board. Moms on wall-street, dads at home: marriages that experiment with the intersection [...]
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Join Rosario Dawson as a backer of Feministing #TimesTen!

Tweet The Feministing crew is honored, humbled, and blown away by the outpouring of support our Kickstarter received on its first day. As of writing this, we’re about to cross $10,000 from 300 backers, which brings us 1/3 of the way to our goal for relaunching Feministing! We know yesterday’s fundraising success is down to [...]
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