Tag Archives: labor

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

TweetSheila Heti interviews Laurie Simmons. Thoughts on another example of a doctor fat-shaming a patient. Rooke interviews wolf puppy. Dartmouth student assaulted after “rape guide” named her. Bill O’Reilly thinks Valerie Jarrett needs to do something about Jay-Z and Kanye. Um. The Oscars of the future. This week in student organizing. Federal investigation of cheerleaders’ [...]
Also tagged , , , , , , | Comments closed

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Tweet Consent-themed Valentine’s Day cards are cute, though. “The revolution will not be cited.” Lauren Chief Elk on Eve Ensler’s V-Day, Indigenous women, and the myth of shared gender oppression. More from CIR on forced sterilizations of imprisoned people in California. A remarkable history of five years of anti-violence organizing at Tufts. TED backpedals on [...]
Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Five better ways to use the billion dollars the government has spent on marriage promotion

TweetBecause there’s obviously nothing else we could be doing with the money, the federal government has spent nearly one billion dollars since 2001 on marriage promotion: Tweet
Also tagged , , , , , , | Comments closed

TODAY: Support restaurant workers who are #LivingOffTipsNY

Tweet One of my first jobs was at a restaurant inside a beat up casino in South Jersey that doesn’t exist anymore. I was one of two or three women who worked front of the house in a variety of shifts with a majority-male kitchen. I loved the job at the time because I could [...]
Also tagged , , , , , , | Comments closed

Walmart supports the Fair Food Program

TweetIn a rare ethical move, Walmart has agreed to join the Coalition of Immokalee Workers‘ Fair Food Program, a model for fair agricultural labor practices. The CIW wrote after yesterday’s announcement: Today’s agreement will bring immediate and concrete benefits to tens of thousands of farmworkers in the Florida tomato industry.  Roughly 30,000 workers will benefit [...]
Also tagged , , | Comments closed

Feministing In Your Inbox

Sign up for our Newsletter to stay in touch with Feministing
and receive regular updates and exclusive content.

164 queries. 0.640 seconds