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The History of American Women in Congress and Widow’s Succession

In only one week, the US could be electing into office our first woman president but also our second Clinton president. Going all the way back to Hillary Clinton’s first presidential …

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Why ‘Nasty Woman’ was a Sexist Comment

Featured Image from SurlyAmy. You can get it on a shirt (or other product) here. See her awesome new Red Bubble shop for other designs!   A few days ago, …

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Feminism

UN Names Wonder Woman Ambassador! Fuck Everything About That

The United Nations has just announced that Wonder Woman will be named an honorary ambassador as a “women’s champion.” Did you hear that, fellow nerdy comic-book-loving feminists? Rejoice, for the …

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A Response to Jordan Peterson

An interview with University of Toronto Psychology professor Jordan Peterson has been circulating around social media for a few days now. In the interview, Peterson says a number of disturbing …

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Federal court rules on black hair

I am black and I have black hair.     I have black hair texture. Check it. Today's nerd shirt. #scientistselfie pic.twitter.com/XRwm37eP3T — Raychelle Burks (@DrRubidium) September 16, 2016 That …

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The Ease of Progressively Depicting “Females” in Overwatch

Warning: I’m about to take video games way too seriously for a sec. If you follow me on social media, you know that I’ve been fairly obsessed with the game …

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Cross-post: Hail to the Queen – interview with Simone Giertz

This post (in swedish) was originally published at Skepchick.se Simone Giertz is a Swedish inventor, a youtube sensation, and the queen of creating amazing – yet somewhat impractical – robots. Some …

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Feminism

Ghostbusters Just Fulfilled a Bit of My Childhood

Me: “Oh my god oh my god 5-year-old me would have lost her MIND if she saw this Ghostbusters movie with ladies in it!” Him: “Well, 30-something-year-old you did just lose …

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