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Monthly Archives: March 2013

International Anti-Street Harassment Week Rally in NYC!

By kate tull

RECLAIM THE STREETS! Street harassment ends here. At 12pm: We’ll hold a rally with a mix of speakers and performers in Washington Square Park. To speak, sign up here. At 2pm, we’ll leave the rally to chalk the streets of …

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#TYZerlina – Support Zerlina Maxwell as she speaks out about rape!

By kate tull

Democratic Strategist Zerlina Maxwell recently appeared on Fox’s Hannity to discuss arming women with guns in hopes of preventing rape. During the heated debate, Maxwell made the point that: I think that the entire conversation is wrong. I don’t want …

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Tell LEGO to stop selling out girls!

By kate tull

Who populates commercials for LEGO? Boys! Where in the toy store can you find original, creative, construction-focused LEGO? The boy aisle! So it’s no wonder LEGO’s market research showed girls want pink, already-assembled toys that don’t do anything. It’s the …

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Revisiting the Feminine Mystique

By wamcentral

This guest post is cross-posted with permission from Gender Focus.  by Chanel Dubofsky My copy of The Feminine Mystique has a smell that I associate with trashy romance novels. I haven’t opened it in years, probably since I read it for a …

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International Anti-Street Harassment Week Rally in NYC!

By kate tull

RECLAIM THE STREETS! Street harassment ends here. At 12pm: We’ll hold a rally with a mix of speakers and performers in Washington Square Park. To speak, sign up here. At 2pm, we’ll leave the rally to chalk the streets of …

Read the full article

#TYZerlina – Support Zerlina Maxwell as she speaks out about rape!

By kate tull

Democratic Strategist Zerlina Maxwell recently appeared on Fox’s Hannity to discuss arming women with guns in hopes of preventing rape. During the heated debate, Maxwell made the point that: I think that the entire conversation is wrong. I don’t want …

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Tell LEGO to stop selling out girls!

By kate tull

Who populates commercials for LEGO? Boys! Where in the toy store can you find original, creative, construction-focused LEGO? The boy aisle! So it’s no wonder LEGO’s market research showed girls want pink, already-assembled toys that don’t do anything. It’s the …

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