June

28.6.15

In Memoriam: Artist and Feminist Miriam Schapiro Dies at 91

Is the U.N fit for purpose?  by Chimene Suleyman via @WritersofColour

Nevermore via @headinbook

Lost without translation  by @wordspinster

“And things got a bit violent” by @rredstockings

The Bastardization of Mental Illness by Maira Butt via @WritersofColour

Women, feminism and the validity of feelings via @SaraMSalem

In Defence of Man-Hating Feminism via @LucyAllenFWR

dont label me, till you’ve been me! via @EVB_Now

21.6.15

Tipping the Scales  at The Personal is Political

Matt Haig, Feminism & Listening by @natweetalie

Mental health and male privilege by @MurderOfGoths

Everyday Violence: It’s Not Just Mass Shootings Women Fear by @VABVOX

Banning lesbians – same sex attraction is not bigotry via @listening2lesbianscom

Transracial doesn’t mean what Rachel Dolezal thinks it means by Ellie Freeman at @WritersofColour

Lost Daughters: Transracial Lives Matter: Rachel Dolezal and the Privilege of Racial Manipulation by Lisa Marie Rollins

How Transgenderism Is Real and Transracialism Isn’t at RootVeg

Prisons that withhold menstrual pads humiliate women and violate basic rights  by Chandra Bozelko

If we’re serious about ending men’s violence against women and girls, we need to listen to feminists via @K_IngalaSmith

Mental health and male privilege  via @MurderOfGoths

When ‘counter-extremism’ policies target children, the fallout hurts us all by @ananya_rm via @WritersofColour

Deconstructing the Visuals of Martin Hudáček’s Anti-Abortion ‘Memorial’ via @LucyAllenFWR

Analysing Aaronovitch: has the scourge of ‘conspiracists’ become one himself?  (part 1)  by Bea Campbell

Analysing Aaronovitch: a sceptical narrative (part two) by Bea Campbell

I’m a feminist. Here’s why I don’t support the ‘female Viagra.‘ by Cindy Pearson

Criminalising forced marriage has not helped its victims  by Dr. Aisha Gill

“The Borgias” vs. “Borgia: Faith and Fear” (accuracy in historical fiction) at Ex Urbe

It’s All a Conspiracy. Aaronovitch on Criticism of His Work  via @misogyny_online

ANOTHER DEPOLITICISED REPORT ON MALE SEXUAL PREDATION OF FEMALES via @EVB_Now

The Benefit of Benefits by Natalie Collins

Institutionalized Misogyny: Two Women Tortured and Publicly Shamed by Public Prosecutor in Ciudad Juárez  by @Andrews_Cath

We can pay £7bn to fix parliament, or much less to an arsonist. You choose. by Marina Hyde

And this:

In the child’s best interests – Background Briefing – ABC Radio National 

And:

UN peacekeepers sexually abused hundreds of Haitian women & girls 

 

Please vote for June Eric-Udorie for a Red Smart Women award!

 

14.6.15

Our radical feminism, our right to speak at young radical feminists

In defence of radical feminism by Elsa Field

University of Oxford:  Still the intellectual heart of the British Empire? by Natalya Din-Kariuki

Floyd Mayweather Beats Women But There’s No Video Evidence So Let’s Ignore It by @rupandemehta.

Why #spooniegate matters via @MurderOfGoths

Silence Equals Death: Why Women MUST Speak Out About Illness by @VABVOX

The Gentleman’s Guide to Misogyny via by @RosieRedstockings

Prisons that withhold menstrual pads humiliate women and violate basic rights by Chandra Bozelko

Teyonah Parris Tweets About Feeling Objectified by White Man Who Grabbed Her Hair via @ForHarriet

Trouble in the Sisterhood by @EstellaMz

Why could I critique Angelina Jolie’s cover but I’m ‘out of my lane’ for posting about Caitlyn? at Reel Media

Deconstructing the Visuals of Martin Hudáček’s Anti-Abortion ‘Memorial’ via @LucyAllenFWR

You’re Freer Than You Think via @ReclaimQueer

If you’re in Scotland, please take 10 minutes to fill out this consultation from the Scottish government on new laws on violence against women and girls.

7.6.15

Actually, Nah, Feminism Isn’t About You At All: a Response to “Feminism’s Duty To Gay Men” by Gender Agenda

As a former prostitute, it feels wonderful that there are now places where I could not legally be for sale  by Diane Martin

Trouble in the Sisterhood  via @EstellaMz

The Sinister Abuse of Refugees at Yarl’s Wood by CHIMENE SULEYMAN

let’s have a year of publishing only women – a provocation  by Kamila Shamsie

What’s yours called?by @wordspinster

Always Broken.  via @God_loves_women

Frida Kahlo  via @MurderOfGoths

Eggs, milk and sex: What else must women sell? at Feminist Current

Is another attack on abortion rights in the offing?  via @CathElliott

The Unspeakable Truth: Pornography and Violence Against Women  by Laura McNally

A few thoughts on capitalism and fat  at Purple Sage

A Response To BBC Radio 4’s Analysis Programme By Sarah Nelson  via @gojam_i_am

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