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Taylor Swift and the message she sends to the young women of today

TweetBefore I even begin this post, let me just say I do not wish to “bash” or hate on Miss Swift. I’m sure she’s a wonderful human being and I respect her for becoming so successful at such a young age. However, the message she is sending to her demographic of fans (10-18 year old [...]
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Stop Asking, Where Are the Young Feminists? Because They’re Right Here!

TweetOriginally published at The Opinioness of the World. Last Thursday, I watched Kathy, Kathy Griffin’s new weekly late night talk show on Bravo. The outspoken comedian, who supports abortion and LGBTQ rights, talked about how she attended the Feminist Majority Foundation and Ms. Anniversary Gala in which she honored her icon Gloria Steinem. While Griffin [...]
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Male feministing bloggers?

TweetI’m starting a post to ask a question that has been on my mind for some time now… As an avid feministing reader I am continually grateful for all of the knowledge, experiences, and backgrounds that each of the editing and contributing staff bring to us every day. I can honestly say that my own [...]
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On blogging, threats, silence, and what we can do about it

TweetOriginally posted on The Radical Housewife. I know there are millions of posts that we blog addicts deem “must-reads,” but yesterday’s by s.e. smith on TigerBeatdown is one that truly earns that title.  In an essay called “On Blogging, Threats, and Silence,” smith writes about her experiences with online threats, opening her piece with the very [...]
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When the Political Gets Personal

TweetMy mother and I were very close when I was a boy.  We are both sensitive, intuitive people.  We could sense each other’s moods well quite instinctively.  She had me in her early twenties and was often fond of saying that we grew up together.  A woman who’d had her own struggles with depression and [...]
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