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The Syrian-bound schoolgirls remind us that feminism isn't for everyone

Posted by Artemis on March 15, 2015 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

http://blogs.spectator.co.uk/coffeehouse/2015/02/the-bethnal-green-three-remind-us-that-feminism-isnt-for-everyone/

Melanie McDonagh 25 February 2015 17:01


There is much to be said for Rod Liddle’s view that the fuss over the aspiring jihadi brides fro...

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I don't effing care if you call yourself a feminist or not.

Posted by Artemis on March 7, 2015 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

http://noplaceforsheep.com/2015/03/08/i-dont-effing-care-if-you-call-yourself-a-feminist-or-not/

 

Like Groundhog Day, International Women’s Day yet a fucking gain, finds itself hijacked and imprisoned in the eternally recurring culture war chatter, I won’t dignify it with the term debate, as to whether you call yourself a feminist or...

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12 Issues Facing Women That Are Just As (If Not More) Important Than Body Image

Posted by Artemis on March 7, 2015 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/03/05/12-issues-facing-women-feminism-sexism_n_6760390.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

The Huffington Post UK | By Rachel Moss

This feature has been specially commissioned by Jameela Jamil as part of her guest editorship of HuffPost UK Lifestyle for International Women's Day.

Women are consta...

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ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, LET'S NOT FORGET THE WOMEN OF SYRIA

Posted by Artemis on March 7, 2015 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

http://www.equaltimes.org/on-international-women-s-day-let-s?lang=en#.VProynzF-E4

by Nadia Shabana

Four years into the Syrian civil war and there are still no signs of improvement for the lives of millions of civilians – particularly Syria’s women.

Unlawful conduct by warring parties involved in the conflict has resulted in more than210,000...

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It's Time to Step It Up for Gender Equality

Posted by Artemis on March 7, 2015 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (0)

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/phumzile-mlambongcuka/international-womens-day_b_6817680.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director, UN Women

If we look at the headlines or the latest horrifying YouTube clip, International Women's Day may seem a bad time to ce...

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Why We Must Use International Women's Day as a Launching Pad for Inspirational Women

Posted by Artemis on March 7, 2015 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Jameela Jamil

TV and radio presenter, founder of Why Not People?

International Women's Day is one of my favourite days of the year. It's a day that gifts us that much needed prompt when we are stalling, to remember how wonderful ...

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Zero Tolerance to FGM

Posted by Artemis on March 3, 2015 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Clare Moody MEP

Labour MEP for the South West and Gibraltar

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/clare-moody-mep/fgm-zero-tolerance_b_6630172.html?utm_hp_ref=tw


Female Genital Mutilation is an abhorrent crime. It has been 30 years since FGM was first criminalise...

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How Will Women in the Middle East Fare in 2015?

Posted by Artemis on February 22, 2015 at 10:05 AM Comments comments (0)

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2015/01/02/how-will-women-in-the-middle-east-fare-in-2015/

By HALEH ESFANDIARI


A woman carries her belongings as she arrives in Suruc, Turkey, in October 2014 as fighting intensified between Syrian Kurds and Islamic State militants in Kobani, Syria.

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