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Links, links, links! Salon explores the implications of the fate of the Wonder Woman show described in... Read more »

Adventures in Feministory: Bayard Rustin, American activist

Bayard Rustin was one of the most important individuals in the Civil Rights Movement and a life-long activist for human dignity whose contributions are often overlooked (then and now) because he was gay. Read more »

Adventures in Feministory: Fannie Lou Hamer

Today our Adventures in Feministory takes us to Fannie Lou Hamer, who like many women activists of the American Civil Rights Movement (and social movements in general), is often overlooked despite her staggering contributions to social change. Read more »

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

At least one out of every three women around the world has been beaten, coerced into sex, or otherwise abused in her lifetime — with the abuser usually someone known to her. Violence against women and girls is a universal problem of epidemic proportions. Perhaps the most pervasive human rights... Read more »

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