shrill by lindy west
Book ClubFeminism

Shrill by Lindy West

It’s true that you don’t really know what it feels like to be targeted with the nonstop deluge of obsessive online harassment until it happens to you. How it seeps …

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FeminismReligion

Hookers for Jesus Wants to “Save” Sex Workers Whether They Want It or Not

Hookers for Jesus is an absolutely real non-profit organization started by Annie Lobert, a former sex worker, in order to save women from the evils of prostitution via the most …

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Lelsie Marshall: Absolute garbage. This poor woman should just make her husband a sandwich.
Feminism

Mansplain Monday: Men Mansplain Mansplaining to Me

Welcome to the second installment of Mansplain Monday. Last time I wrote about men who mansplain statistics to me. Of course, as any woman on the internet knows, if you …

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FeminismScience

This 28-Year-Old Vegan Master Distiller Is Pretty Much Our Favorite Woman Ever

Marianne Barnes encompasses everything we love here at Skepchick: science, nerdery, women kicking ass, and booze. As the first female master Kentucky bourbon distiller at 28 years old, she’s an …

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FeminismGuest Bloggers

A Feminist Takeover Remembered

This is a guest post by Reverend Irene Monroe. Monroe is described in O, the Oprah Magazine, as “a phenomenal woman who has succeeded against all odds.” An African-American lesbian feminist public …

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ActivismFeminism

College Students Being Boss

It’s not exactly news that rape and sexual assault are problems on college campuses, or that many if not most college campuses have a long way to go in terms …

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Feminism

Don’t Worry Ladies, President Trump Will Take Care of You

At this point in the 2016 US presidential election, it’s no secret that Trump is a misogynist who regularly disparages and objectifies women, so it’s not a surprise that he …

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ActivismFeminism

Kesha’s Instagram

This is just a very quick update on the ongoing story of musician Kesha who was allegedly raped by her music producer. She has been fighting a legal battle to …

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