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From Mary Wollstonecraft and Simone de Beauvoir to Judith Butler and bell hooks: a group for people who like thinking about the history, philosophy and politics of what it means to 'be' a 'woman'.

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Feminism and Politics 2southernbooklady, Today 1:26pmignore
Rape Advocates Forced to Cancel Meet-Up Due to Safety Fears 31LolaWalser, Today 12:49pmignore
Discrimination against women, global examples 78southernbooklady, Today 11:04amignore
The books men should read 82southernbooklady, Today 10:20amignore
Hello 4PaulaDail, Yesterday 1:15pmignore
Prostitution 8LolaWalser, Yesterday 12:27amignore
“There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help each other!” 17barney67, Yesterday 12:00amignore
Misogyny in slasher films and horror in general 15barney67, Monday 10:12amignore
Teaching men not to rape 68southernbooklady, Monday 7:52amignore
Mansplaining, Part LCXXXVII 63RidgewayGirl, Thursday 3:00pmignore
Trying to express my inarticulate rage... 45Nickelini, Wednesday 7:14pmignore
A woman-made language 8librorumamans, February 2ignore
Women's Rights and the USA Presidential Campaign 3RidgewayGirl, February 2ignore
Oxford University Press, Misogyny Central 7southernbooklady, February 1ignore
Representation of women in the media, stage back and front 157LolaWalser, January 2ignore
Book suggestions on feminism and anthrozoology? 3LolaWalser, December 27, 2015ignore
Online abuse reserved for women 117krazy4katz, December 21, 2015ignore
Female fighters against the Islamic State 10LolaWalser, December 14, 2015ignore
Columbia's City of Women 5LolaWalser, December 13, 2015ignore
on "women" writers (and more) 14LolaWalser, December 5, 2015ignore
Who is a woman: femininity vs. stereotype 22southernbooklady, December 3, 2015ignore
Robots for sex 3Jesse_wiedinmyer, October 2015ignore
Roxane Gay and Erica Jong 12LolaWalser, September 2015ignore
U of T on alert after threat to shoot women 6LolaWalser, September 2015ignore
Elena Ferrante 4LolaWalser, September 2015ignore
"Science! It's a girl thing!" 8LolaWalser, August 2015ignore
Time is a feminist issue 8sturlington, August 2015ignore
Feminism meets race 2reconditereader, August 2015ignore
Movies feminists (might) like 48LolaWalser, August 2015ignore
The female condition, illustrated in letter and example 56LolaWalser, August 2015ignore
Frances Oldham Kelsey 1southernbooklady, August 2015ignore
The end of the world - the male vs. the female edition 5sturlington, July 2015ignore
Dads on parental leave 2elisa.saphier, July 2015ignore
Women, together, and smiling 5LolaWalser, July 2015ignore
Putting a woman on US paper currency 4sparemethecensor, July 2015ignore
How Sexism Affects Women’s Health Every Day 1LolaWalser, June 2015ignore
"Why This Woman Is Suing a Tampon Company After Losing Her Leg" 1Rozax, June 2015ignore
Anne Gaylor, Feminist - Activist - Freethinker 3FrancoisTremblay, June 2015ignore
Uses of female images (sex & violence, of course) 17LolaWalser, June 2015ignore
"Personality" judgements of women vs. men 17LolaWalser, June 2015ignore
Grown men and high school girls 1LolaWalser, June 2015ignore
Publisher says it will only publish books by women 2LolaWalser, June 2015ignore
Something different 3LolaWalser, May 2015ignore
Babayaga's House opens in Paris 4LolaWalser, May 2015ignore
Mayhem 4krolik, May 2015ignore
The beginnings of Gamergate 4Rozax, May 2015ignore
Mansfeel Park and Mansplaining 2FrancoisTremblay, April 2015ignore
Oh, yes, female body hate is perfectly natural! Can't help them silly pink genes! 4elisa.saphier, April 2015ignore
Are women safe on the "bookternet?" 23LolaWalser, March 2015ignore
Women arrested on charges of "fetal homicide" 60Jesse_wiedinmyer, March 2015ignore
Most Misogynist Book You've Ever Read. 29aulsmith, March 2015ignore
Rape and other physical violence: is it better to resist or endure? 3LolaWalser, March 2015ignore
Maid of the North / Feminist Fairy Tales 8aulsmith, March 2015ignore
Turkish President Says Women Shouldn’t Be Considered Equals 30LolaWalser, February 2015ignore
Not the usual fashion models: acid attack survivors and others 3LolaWalser, February 2015ignore
The Story of O 16aulsmith, February 2015ignore
Does misogyny diminish a work of art? 13LolaWalser, February 2015ignore
Erasing the comfort women 7Nickelini, February 2015ignore
Street harassment 42Rozax, February 2015ignore
The answer to violence against women 45southernbooklady, February 2015ignore
Bad Feminist 11avaland, January 2015ignore
Remember Montreal 6LolaWalser, December 2014ignore
The "average" female body (possibly Not Safe For Work) 8elisa.saphier, November 2014ignore
San Jose Sharks (hockey) fans react to proposed "Ice Girls" 5Rozax, October 2014ignore
Trigger warnings and feminism 66Helcura, June 2014ignore
Reading bell hooks for the first time 2susanbooks, May 2014ignore
Literary Ageism 16LolaWalser, May 2014ignore
Tropes vs. Women in Video Games 12Rozax, April 2014ignore
Sexual Assault 101 or Foundational Rape Culture Books 1elisa.saphier, April 2014ignore
Luce Irigaray 2LyzzyBee, April 2014ignore
Audre Lorde 11susanbooks, March 2014ignore
Women and Islamic law 47sistersapphist, March 2014ignore
American Gods (OLTOB)? 9LucindaLibri, March 2014ignore
Short Film: "The Oppressed Majority" (NSFW) 1Rozax, February 2014ignore
Theory/reading to explain why equality is necessary in an environment with strong gender roles 28knownever, February 2014ignore
Introduction: A Syllabus 19knownever, February 2014ignore
How do you deal with antifeminists? 2Booksloth, January 2014ignore
GD Brianna Wu explains why women won’t be part of voting for 2013's best video game. 6Rozax, January 2014ignore
Dudebro thinks "muddy people" picture disproves objectification 3.Monkey., December 2013ignore
The feminists are taking over 9.Monkey., December 2013ignore
Blog: "Men Want A Woman That Can Sell" 35Jesse_wiedinmyer, November 2013ignore
3 women graduate Marine infantry course; will be assigned to non-infantry jobs 2elisa.saphier, November 2013ignore
Feminism, Disney style 10eromsted, November 2013ignore
"Can the Marines Survive Girly Hats?" 21Jesse_wiedinmyer, October 2013ignore
David Gilmour only teaches books by straight white guys 14HarryMacDonald, October 2013ignore
'Real Housewife' Melissa Gorga's New Book Advocates Marital Rape 9Booksloth, October 2013ignore
Veet posts sexist ad on facebook; backlash ensues 11susanbooks, September 2013ignore
Neck rings as a woman-hating practice 34avaland, September 2013ignore
What is "Feminist Fiction"? 16avaland, September 2013ignore
Second Sex--thoughts? 8LucindaLibri, August 2013ignore
Coming of Age / Social Construction of Femininity Novels and Stories 13sparemethecensor, August 2013ignore
sex vs rape 30elisa.saphier, June 2013ignore
Patrick Stewart Gives Passionate Response to Question At Comicpalooza 2013 3Rozax, May 2013ignore
Wikipedia's separating women out of "American novelists" 17Rozax, May 2013ignore
Not meaning "feline"... 8Rozax, May 2013ignore
Coverflip: Maureen Johnson Calls For An End To Gendered Book Covers With An Amazing Challenge 3Helcura, May 2013ignore
If Only We Could Talk About Abusing Women Like We Do Abusing Cats 7Rozax, April 2013ignore
The Client List 1Rozax, March 2013ignore
Charlotte Allen blames Sandy Hook tragedy on lack of male presence 17nandadevi, February 2013ignore
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