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Rosie the Riveter apparently liked cleaning with a Swiffer so much she quit her job

Tweet Because nothing says, “I can’t wait to rush home from my full-time job to start my second shift of devalued, unpaid household labor with my  Swiffer Bissel Steam Boost!” like Rosie the Riveter. “We Can Do It!”…because someone has to, and it’s not like our husbands are really stepping up. After, um, swift internet outcry [...]
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Anti-feminist conspiracy theories are the GIFs that keep on GIFfing

TweetWHEN A RUSSIAN ORTHODOX PATRIARCH SAYS FEMINISTS ARE “VERY DANGEROUS” BECAUSE THEY ENCOURAGE WOMEN TO TAKE ROLES BEYOND HOUSEKEEPING AND REARING CHILDREN Inspired by this nonsense. Tweet
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Sixty percent of women are the primary breadwinner, but still doing most of the housework

TweetMost people who identify as women have to work in this day and age–that’s just the reality of the time we live in (sorry “get back in the kitchen” advocates). But while the day-to-day lives of women have changed substantially, gendered expectations around housework have not. According to a study released by the Bureau of [...]
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