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Raising Women's Minimum Marriage Age Is A Harmful Patriarchal Non-solution To Some Real Problems
Bodily Autonomy
Increased access to education, better nutrition, and greater access to family planning services are more likely to tackle the problem than increasing the age of marriage.
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The Historical Baggage Of ‘Due Process’
Legal
The rule of law is not an egalitarian concept and its history demonstrates that it not underlain by gender neutrality.
The Cost of Safety. Surveillance Will Not Keep Women Safe
Surveillance
Sanctions for surveillance of women’s bodies are often rationalised as being for their own safety and well-being, such as in this case. But surveillance not only fails to keep women safe, it produces its own kind of violence.
Why We Need To Stop Overrating Penetrative Sex.
Sex
Overrating penetrative sex (coitus/intercourse) contributes to a culture that invalidates all kinds of extremely pleasurable and perfectly normal ways of having sex.
What Can We Learn From The Social Media Outrage Over 'Madam Chief Minister'?
When Richa Chadha, the leading actor of the film 'Madam Chief Minister' tweeted to reveal the poster of the film, it made many furious. But Chadha felt she was being targeted for no reason.
What Kind Of Power Do Feminists Want?
Feminist praxis
Feminists do not fight for patriarchal domination nor for the reversal of any kind of corrupt power. Feminist power is not authoritarian. It is regenerative.
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Announcement
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Letter To People Obsessed With "Liberating" Muslim Women
Islamophobia
I feel freer when I refuse to be the infantile woman who needs to be emancipated by you. Sorry to disappoint you but I cannot be the delinquent misfit you want me to be either. You want me to fit easily into your boxed stereotypes but excuse me for not giving your hate a free chit.
4 Things You Need To Know When Talking To Your Therapist About Assault/Abuse
mental health
Creating open lines of communication during counseling, including setting safety lines/terms when you need to recede, can help draw the borders you need when speaking about your experience. This reduces the stress of power differentials that can be a little overwhelming in therapeutic exchanges.
The False Dawns of Feminist Futures. Why Electing Women Leaders Won't Save Us
Opinion
When deployed in a cynical, self-serving or naïvely well-intentioned way, identity politics devolves into tokenism where the individual takes precedence over the multitude and mass movements are eschewed for the soaring but empty rhetoric of hope and change.
Working Through Traumatic Memories- The Neuro-feminist Sites of Resistance
mental health
Why do some significant emotional events become disempowering and paralyse us in our everyday lives? How are these memories made and how do they affect us with triggers? What gives these events the emotional charge and what can help diffuse them so we can live healthier fuller lives?
What First Time Activists Should Know Before Joining The Good Fight
Activism
Ten things to keep in mind before plunging into full time activism.
Ten Science Fiction And Fantasy Books By Womxn Authors Love So Much I Wish I Wrote Them Myself- Mimi Mondal
Books
A fantastic science fiction reading list for feminists by Nebula-Award-nominated author, Mimi Mondal.
How To Be Anti-Racist
Comic
A conversation on racism between two neighbours in Paris brings up questions white people often ask BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour).
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Crowdsourced Lists
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