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Monthly Archives: March 2014

End Street Harassment, Remove Simple Pickup’s YouTube Channel

By kate tull

Cat calling, sexual comments, groping, leering, following — these are all action women and LGBTQA folk deal with in public spaces every day. Street harassment is a human rights violation, but Simple Pickup seems to think it’s a great way …

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Give us “Doodles Like Us”

By kate tull

Google Doodles have become iconic and universal, and we believe that they should reflect the diversity of the world Google serves. Google plays a significant role in how and what young people learn, and especially prides itself on the company’s …

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Tell The Washington Post to Fire Richard Cohen

By kate tull

The Washington Post has a big problem and his name is Richard Cohen, a syndicated columnist for the paper. In July, he wrote a column justifying the racial profiling that led to the murder of unarmed Trayvon Martin. In September, …

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Toys “R” Us: Stop Marketing Gender Stereotypes to Children

By kate tull

Now is the time for Toys “R” Us in the USA to join its counterparts in the UK and Sweden and end the rampant gender stereotyping in its marketing of toys to children. Recently, Toys “R” Us in the UK …

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End Street Harassment, Remove Simple Pickup’s YouTube Channel

By kate tull

Cat calling, sexual comments, groping, leering, following — these are all action women and LGBTQA folk deal with in public spaces every day. Street harassment is a human rights violation, but Simple Pickup seems to think it’s a great way …

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Give us “Doodles Like Us”

By kate tull

Google Doodles have become iconic and universal, and we believe that they should reflect the diversity of the world Google serves. Google plays a significant role in how and what young people learn, and especially prides itself on the company’s …

Read the full article

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Tell The Washington Post to Fire Richard Cohen

By kate tull

The Washington Post has a big problem and his name is Richard Cohen, a syndicated columnist for the paper. In July, he wrote a column justifying the racial profiling that led to the murder of unarmed Trayvon Martin. In September, …

Read the full article

Posted in Actions | Leave a comment
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