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Fertile Ground: Ecofeminism Needs Fighters

So what is an eco-minded feminist to do amidst this world of depressing destruction? All I can advise is this: Get out there. Educate yourself. Do something and know you did that something. Read more »

On Our Radar: Mindy Kaling, Vogue, and HAES

Do you hear that? It’s us breathing a collective sigh of relief because... Read more »

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Links for your weekend! Bitch contributor Alyx Vesey explores trash talk in Azealia Banks’ “212.” The... Read more »

School's Out: Popular Media and the Gay Teen Martyr

Kids are indeed the future and so they’re also the site of great moral panic. As more kids are skipping the closet, debate rages on about what is appropriate to “expose” young people to—which also raises the question of what is appropriate to acknowledge as already existing in young people... Read more »

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Doing the holidays revolution blog style. Take a look at Disgrasian’s piece on the awful racist customer service at Chick-Fil-A earlier this week. As if... Read more »

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My, what a week. Still reeling from the murder of Troy Davis? Check out “10 things anyone can do to help exonerate innocent people and prevent wrongful convictions” from The Innocence Project, and continue the fight for justice.... Read more »

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Phew, what a weekend! Why don’t you kick back, relax and read some of our favorite posts from the Internet from last week with this special On Our Radar, Special Monday edition!  Get ready to toss some rice and shed some tears because Kevin Keller, the first openly homosexual member of... Read more »

Isn't He Lovely: It's Boom Time for Male Skin Bleaching

While we might scoff at the spray-tanned guys of “Jersey Shore” and their year-round pursuit of bronze, skin lightening isn... Read more »

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Hey everyone, take it easy with some of these fine links, hand-picked from all over the web. Caitlin Boston gives us some pretty concrete pointers on how to hit on not harass an Asian girl. Feministe dances a jig over Nepal’s landmark... Read more »

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