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Feminist Theory

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'.

Total members: 1,082 members

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Tags: feminism (3), women (3), philosophy (2), politics (2), feminist (2), (show all)beliefs (1), theory (1), critical theory (1), women's history (1), social change (1), social action (1), Membership Defined (1)

Administrators: futuransky (creator)

Moderator: southernbooklady

Group terms: We seek on-topic, respectful, and constructive discussion about feminism. The validity of feminism is a given. Dissent is acceptable; disruption is not. Comments should pertain to the thread topic. Obnoxious, insulting, abusive, and threatening comments are unacceptable.

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Discrimination against women, global examples, vol. 3 63MarthaJeanne, Thursday 3:33pmignore
Arab and Muslim women writing on feminism etc. 23LolaWalser, July 3ignore
Women making movies 17LolaWalser, June 30ignore
The misc. thread, 3 46MarthaJeanne, May 22ignore
Misogynistic violence on the rise 14LolaWalser, May 21ignore
We need to talk about rape 18MarthaJeanne, May 2ignore
What has changed, possibly for the better, since your youth? 12LolaWalser, March 8ignore
March 8 14LolaWalser, March 8ignore
Feminist Fiction 4MarthaJeanne, February 28ignore
In memoriam 42LolaWalser, February 12ignore
Abuse of women on social media 8John5918, February 10ignore
The nice news 104librorumamans, January 29ignore
Remember Montreal 11susanbooks, December 2019ignore
Mathematician Hilda Geiringer 3LolaWalser, November 2019ignore
Historic examples 1MarthaJeanne, November 2019ignore
Misogyny and climate denial, terrorism etc. 1LolaWalser, August 2019ignore
Reading Angry Women 112wonderY, August 2019ignore
What's cooking? 14MarthaJeanne, July 2019ignore
The female condition, illustrated in letter and example 65LolaWalser, July 2019ignore
The misc. thread, 2 151LolaWalser, July 2019ignore
Oxford University Press, Misogyny Central 14southernbooklady, July 2019ignore
The Feminist Theory Reading Thread, part 2 18southernbooklady, June 2019ignore
Transgender Appropriation of the Word 'Woman' 9susanbooks, May 2019ignore
Prostitution 22LolaWalser, May 2019ignore
Feminist history 1LolaWalser, March 2019ignore
The inevitable sexism of the presidential campaign--here we go AGAIN 8morwen04, February 2019ignore
On emotional labor 131LolaWalser, January 2019ignore
The inevitable sexism of the presidential campaign 151LolaWalser, January 2019ignore
Female Misogyny 81sturlington, December 2018ignore
#MeToo 58alvaret, December 2018ignore
Representation of women in the media, stage back and front, 2 15LolaWalser, October 2018ignore
Hannah Gadsby - Nanette 21sturlington, September 2018ignore
The Feminist Theory Reading Thread 205MarthaJeanne, July 2018ignore
Reproductive rights under assault 37LolaWalser, May 2018ignore
Canada Reads 2LolaWalser, March 2018ignore
Weinstein and the Economics of Consent 90LolaWalser, January 2018ignore
Womens March on Washington January 21 66Taphophile13, January 2018ignore
The Second Sex — 2016 group read 61LolaWalser, November 2017ignore
RESIST! A thread with laughter, singing and dancing... 8LolaWalser, November 2017ignore
Wonder Woman as Role Model 31overlycriticalelisa, October 2017ignore
Women's political participation assaulted 2LolaWalser, August 2017ignore
Discrimination against women, global examples, vol. 2 169MarthaJeanne, August 2017ignore
How do you keep going? 7lorax, July 2017ignore
Best 100 Nonfiction books on Women 46MarthaJeanne, July 2017ignore
Who do you like to read online?--links to blogs etc. 4LolaWalser, July 2017ignore
The misc. thread 249jennybhatt, April 2017ignore
Women take the streets 17sturlington, April 2017ignore
Representation of women in the media, stage back and front 165LolaWalser, March 2017ignore
on "women" writers (and more) part 2 168sparemethecensor, January 2017ignore
White feminism and intersectionality 9southernbooklady, January 2017ignore
Maybe American Men Should Sit This Election Out... 218LolaWalser, December 2016ignore
So many "feminisms"--where's the common ground? 14southernbooklady, November 2016ignore
Womens' International Terrorist Conspiracy from Hell (W.I.T.C.H.) 4LolaWalser, October 2016ignore
Does misogyny diminish a work of art? 25timspalding, October 2016ignore
Hi There 4lamotamant, September 2016ignore
Sex Education 1LolaWalser, September 2016ignore
Teaching men not to rape 94Taphophile13, September 2016ignore
Stanford Rapist. 80RidgewayGirl, September 2016ignore
Rape Culture 39Jesse_wiedinmyer, August 2016ignore
Religious gender discrimination 7Jesse_wiedinmyer, August 2016ignore
Women-only communities 5LolaWalser, July 2016ignore
The books men should read 97jennybhatt, July 2016ignore
Prosecuting sexual violence 2elenchus, July 2016ignore
Discrimination against women, global examples 216LolaWalser, July 2016ignore
Feminism and fashion 43librorumamans, June 2016ignore
Nominations for group moderator 59LolaWalser, June 2016ignore
Discussion of Proposed Code of Conduct for This Group 74lilithcat, June 2016ignore
Sexual Harassment: The Double Standard 2krazy4katz, June 2016ignore
bookclub? 3southernbooklady, June 2016ignore
No words 40librorumamans, June 2016ignore
Vote on moderation — OPEN 29southernbooklady, June 2016ignore
Mansplaining Feminism 18sparemethecensor, June 2016ignore
Electing a group moderator. 30timspalding, June 2016ignore
“There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help each other!” 124sturlington, June 2016ignore
on "women" writers (and more) 333sturlington, May 2016ignore
All the single ladies vs. fetishization of marriage 38LolaWalser, May 2016ignore
Second Sex--thoughts? 11jennybhatt, March 2016ignore
fun feminist read 2LolaWalser, March 2016ignore
Women and Pain 5Taphophile13, March 2016ignore
How to do/think "intersectionality" 2LolaWalser, March 2016ignore
Gloria Steinem interview 6RidgewayGirl, February 2016ignore
Fat 11librorumamans, February 2016ignore
Unpaid Work, Also Generally Known as Women's Work 6jennybhatt, February 2016ignore
The sexual misery of the Arab world 9LolaWalser, February 2016ignore
What good is an opinion that cannot withstand a little scrutiny? 12Jesse_wiedinmyer, February 2016ignore
Trying to express my inarticulate rage... 77southernbooklady, February 2016ignore
Babayaga's House opens in Paris 5LolaWalser, February 2016ignore
Michelle Obama for SCOTUS 10lilithcat, February 2016ignore
Nauseated by Peyton Manning 4overlycriticalelisa, February 2016ignore
Feminism and Politics 8LolaWalser, February 2016ignore
Rape Advocates Forced to Cancel Meet-Up Due to Safety Fears 38Jesse_wiedinmyer, February 2016ignore
Reply 2LolaWalser, February 2016ignore
Hello 4PaulaDail, February 2016ignore
Misogyny in slasher films and horror in general 15barney67, February 2016ignore
Mansplaining, Part LCXXXVII 63RidgewayGirl, February 2016ignore
A woman-made language 8librorumamans, February 2016ignore
Women's Rights and the USA Presidential Campaign 3RidgewayGirl, February 2016ignore
Book suggestions on feminism and anthrozoology? 3LolaWalser, December 2015ignore
Online abuse reserved for women 117krazy4katz, December 2015ignore

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