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Conservative Feminism: The Idea That Women Are Too Stupid To Know the Difference

Anti-feminist women making anti-feminist claims while pretending they’re being feminist is about creating so much confusion about what feminism is that the public just gives up altogether. 

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Sarah Palin’s Great Feminist Magic Trick

Sarah Palin is rallying conservative women around the country to unify around her special brand of feminism. But it’s feminism’s cheap knock-off and it doesn’t exactly withstand the test of – well – anything.

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A Child Is Born; A Mother is Born

Birth is not only about bringing a child into this world, it’s also about bringing a mother into the world. While the safe and healthy birth of the baby should be a concern, becoming a mother is also transformative and monumental.

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Dear NARAL and Newsweek: I’m A Young Feminist and I Care

NARAL says the younger feminists aren’t as involved in the movement; that we’ve got a “lack of passion.” To that I say – we are here, they just need to pay attention.

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Twelve-Year-Old Child Dies Three Days After Marriage

A 12-year-old Yemeni girl is forced to marry and bleeds to death following sexual intercourse, three days later.

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Got Breast Milk? First We Need Equity

The results of a study released this month in the journal Pediatrics shows breastfeeding can save money and lives. But along with facts and figures, we need rights and equality to increase breastfeeding rates in the U.S.

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Sunsara Taylor on veils, Foucault, women’s liberation & revolution

Sunsara responds to question about veils, Foucault, sexuality, and women’s liberation at University of California, Berkeley on March 15, 2010. This is from her national speaking tour, “From the Burkha to the Thong: Everything Must, and Can, Change — WE NEED TOTAL REVOLUTION!” Coming up in L.A. on April 8

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on Women’s Liberation, Black Manhood, and Total Revolution

This is boundary-breaking & inspiring.  Listen to Carl Dix of the Revolutionary Communist Party spit some cold truth in his remarks at the International Womens’ Program program at LaPregunta Arts Cafe near Harlem on March 6, 2010.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dljezhq-PUg

 

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Sunsara Taylor on individualism

Sunsara Taylor is on a national campus speaking tour: “From the Burkha to the Thong: Everything Must, and Can. Change–WE NEED TOTAL REVOLUTION!”  Another big question that keeps coming up: “Watching pornograghy? That’s just my individual choice? So what’s wrong with that?”  Sunsara takes it on here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=85tyaA5knk0

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Sunsara Taylor on cultural relativism

“And who are you to criticize someone else’s culture?”  Sunsara Taylor takes this on…

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