feminism

Janelle Monáe Proposes A Sex Strike “Until Every Man Is Fighting For Women’s Rights”

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Until Every Man Is Fighting For Our Rights, We Should Consider Stopping Having Sex — Janelle Monáe In an latest issue of Marie Claire, singer and Moonlight actress discussed sex strikes, empowerment,  gender norms and why people should “start respecting the vagina.” From Marie Claire:...

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Clarifies Trans Women Comments

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Nigerian novelist and feminist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is clarifying comments about transgender women that have sparked outrage. In an interview with Channel 4 News, the author didn’t call transgender women “real women” in response to a question. “I think the whole problem of gender in...

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Admits She Resented the Attention She Received Because of Beyoncé

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"I thought: are books really that unimportant to you?"

8 Things Black Men Should Know About Feminism

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There is no notion more dangerous to Black women than the idea that we do not need feminism– a political platform that specifically addresses our needs and political values as women. Sadly, Feminism is decried by most Black men in our community as “anti-Black” and...

Gloria Steinem Apologizes For Saying Young Women Support Bernie Sanders To Chase Boys

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Gloria Steinem apologized Sunday for suggesting that young women support Bernie Sanders to chase boys. “In a case of talk-show Interruptus, I misspoke on the Bill Maher show recently, and apologize for what’s been misinterpreted as implying young women aren’t serious in their politics,” the...

The Oxford Dictionary Is Reviewing The Term “Rabid Feminist”

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We all know by now that the literal meaning of a word isn’t always the way it gets used in conversation which is why describing a group of people as “rabid” (which means having or proceeding from an extreme or fanatical support of or belief...