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Guest post: An open letter to desperate men on social media

TweetThis is a guest post from Chelsea Fagan. Chelsea is a Senior Writer at Thought Catalog and the author of the forthcoming book “I’m Only Here for the WiFi”, out next month! Hi Guys, How are you? I hope the day finds you well, though I must admit that I imagine you don’t receive an [...]
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Hashtag of the Day: #safetytipsforladies

Tweet Head over to Twitter today to check out the rest of the #safetytipsforladies tweets and have a good laugh to keep from crying. Add your favorite tips in the comments section. Image via 18 Million Rising. Tweet
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Egyptian cartoonist Doaa Eladl publishes a controversial cartoon criticizing FGC. The North Dakota Senate has approved a ban on abortions after six-weeks of pregnancy, the most restrictive in the country. Both cops involved in Kimani Gray’s murder had already been named in federal lawsuits. The Middle East’s first women’s museum has opened in Dubai. [...]
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The New Scarlet Letter

TweetSixteen-year-old Temitayo Fagbenle published a measured and searingly honest piece on teenage slut shaming as part of WNYC’s Radio Rookies program. Many a seasoned, mainstreamed journalist could learn from her intelligent, clear coverage of sexual harassment and cyberbullying. She details a single case of a 14-year-old whose boyfriend posted a sexually explicit video of her [...]
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What’s the deal with Facebook’s new ‘Women Connect’ campaign?

Tweet Hmmm, dear Feministing readers, how do we feel about this? Facebook recently released an application called “Women Connect” to raise awareness and promote women’s causes worldwide. According to Facebook, the application is part of their “Diversity campaign” and is meant to be “an online platform for organizations and causes to connect and share information [...]
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