|Posted by Artemis on July 19, 2014 at 7:10 AM||comments (0)|
By Elizabeth Plank June 19, 2014
Why is that whenever a woman is raped, we lead with the follow-up questions? What were you wearing? What were you doing? Where were you going? Why were you at his house?
This instinct — to hold women responsible for th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on July 18, 2014 at 7:05 PM||comments (0)|
TW for domestic violence, abuse and rape
Robin Thicke is gross.
I mean, we knew that already, of course.
But today he has somehow managed to surpass his former grossitude and shot up through the I Can’t Even atmosphere and into the Outer Space Repository of Hella Gross Dudes.
But what could possibl...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on July 16, 2014 at 9:45 AM||comments (0)|
By Isobel Coleman
updated 5:45 PM EDT, Fri May 30, 2014
Editor's note: Isobel Coleman is the author of "Paradise Beneath Her Feet" and a senior fellow of U.S. foreign policy at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(C...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on July 9, 2014 at 9:50 AM||comments (0)|
The Huffington Post | By Amanda Duberman
How does a crime committed against nearly 238,000 women a year go unreported 60 percent of the time? According to a new report, many victims of sexual assault may not actually see themselves as victims.
Heather Hlavka, a sociologist at Mar...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on July 2, 2014 at 9:35 AM||comments (0)|
By Latifa Akay
An artist’s depiction of ‘the feminist table’ today would look decidedly different to how it may have looked fifty years ago. Marriage – formerly perceived as a betrayal of the sisterhood – has been normalised, and even arch-enemy num...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on June 24, 2014 at 7:25 PM||comments (0)|
by Maria Popova
A brief history of gender dynamics from page to screen.
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|Posted by Artemis on June 18, 2014 at 9:45 AM||comments (0)|
theguardian.com, Friday 18 April 2014 00.26 EDT
The trivialisation of male violence against women is a staple subject of mirth, says spouse of murdered Melbourne woman
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|Posted by Artemis on June 10, 2014 at 10:45 PM||comments (0)|
By Vanessa Ko, for CNN
May 17, 2013 -- Updated 0218 GMT (1018 HKT)
Men are less bothered by ethical sacrifices if it means more money and higher status
• A new study suggests that women a...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on June 3, 2014 at 7:40 PM||comments (0)|
The Huffington Post UK | By Lucy Sherriff
A club night has been heavily criticised after using an advertisement which pictured a semi-naked woman being seemingly pinned down with a male fist in her mouth.
The woman in the poster, which promote...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on May 28, 2014 at 7:00 AM||comments (0)|
I'm going to be honest: when it comes to the current wave of feminism, I'm sliding into complete apathy.
Don't get me wrong, I'm a feminist and always will be. But lately, the more I read, the more disheartened I feel.
It s...Read Full Post »