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#SOTUfem2: The State of the Union gets a feminist review

How did Pres­i­dent Obama’s 2014 State of the Union pro­mote fem­i­nist issues? We’ll let you (and Twit­ter) be the judge.

If Sandra Fluke = Prostitute, Obama = Pimp

Yeah, some­one went there: And here we have a mas­ter­ful response from Angry Black Lady: Yeah, let that sink in. You’ve got the African-American Pres­i­dent is a 70′s pimp angle, the San­dra Fluke is a whore angle, the “evil light-skinned brother” angle, the white girl sub­servient to the black man angle, a com­plete mis­rep­re­sen­ta­tion of Ms. […]

The wolf who cried sexism

Michele Bachmann’s pres­ence as a can­di­date for the 2012 elec­tion may not be the best thing for the White House, but she is def­i­nitely caus­ing dia­logue about sex­ism in Amer­i­can pol­i­tics. Crit­ics accuse the press of tar­get­ing Bach­mann because she is a woman.  While gen­der equal­ity dur­ing Bachmann’s can­di­dacy is a rel­e­vant con­cern for feminists, […]

Kansas to test abortion regulations in federal court?

Drs. Her­bert Hodes and Traci Nauser of the Cen­ter for Women’s Health, may chal­lenge anti-choice politi­cians, in Kansas, with a lawsuit.