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Wonder Woman Phenomena

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Today we all are trying to feel like superheroes. Women need to be called Wonder Women because of how they juggle their career, family and social life and it does not matter how old they are. It doesn’t take a long time for this kind of balance to take effect, like in a real superhero movie where you are one person during the day and another person at night when you are fighting crime. To take a real-life example, imagine a woman who has 4 kids, flies once per month because of her job, has a husband and a big house. This kind of woman sometimes may wonder if it’s […]

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Body image

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Body image is a better way to say how you see yourself in the mirror or when you try to picture your body in your head. Your image is created by your memories, assumptions, standards, it’s your weight and shape, how you feel when you are moving or being still. How you physically feel in your own body. Every emotion is projected in your mind and creates the image that only you can see and forms an opinion about your body. , their bodies change drastically and society has norms and stigmas for all that, saying what is right and what is wrong. That can lead to positive and negative […]

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Ways women are expected to act in society

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Every day we are facing gender norms and most of the time, we do not realize it. It all revolves around the fact that women need to be as feminine as possible. Body language, choosing words wisely, being stylish is the daily routine. That is nothing if you yourself consider that femininity and want to be like that, but no culture should say that for you, on what to do or how to act, it should be your choice. Judith Butler is a famous philosopher who coined the term “Performativity” making it popular, this term embodies how we, people from different genders perform in different roles and how we are […]

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#Metoo movement

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In 2006 the ME TOO movement started, which was supposed to help survivors of sexual abuse to not be silent, but to speak up loudly about their experienced harassment. Mostly young women of color, who suffered this type of violence from wealthy older men, who have power and often are protected, hiding their violent tracks which are covered by lawyers. The vision of the movement is to have the resources needed, ready to help the victims and build a community of advocates, who are survivors and going to do everything that is in their power to stop these horrible things from happening all around the world, starting from their own […]

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Empowering women

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Today we already learnt that empowering women and especially girls are the key element to social transformation, economic growth, stability in the society. World leaders are giving their voice to this critical endeavor. But the reality is brutal, because violence against females is on a mass scale. In South Africa every minute two girls or women are raped. In Congo every day rape is being used as a weapon of war and 48 girls and women are victims. In United States of America every day three women are killed by their partner. Facts shows that more than 100 million babies are being killed or aborted or being left to die […]

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Great Feminist Talks to Access Online

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As feminism is such a broad-ranging topic and one that encompasses a wide variety of subjects and opinions, it can sometimes be difficult to find online feminist content that you really want to engage with. Especially over the past ten years or so, feminism has flooded popular culture (again), appearing on everything from Beyoncé’s seminal self-titled album to cheap t-shirts in H&M. This makes it more of a challenge to seek out genuinely interesting and trustworthy sources, especially when searching the world wide web, a resource well known for its unreliability and magnitude.

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Movies worth watching about feminism

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If you have enjoyed a short list of books relating with feminism, you are going to love movies about it too. These movies talk about femininity from different perspective, how they always fought for their equality and rights and how world should see a woman. As usual, the list introduces a classical film for old fashioned movie junkies and new ones that should inspire younger generation. The Company of Strangers (1990) Movies cast is all females, the whole plot is about them. They are senior citizens who went on a trip. In the middle of the road, their coach broke down and they found themselves in the Quebec countryside. They […]

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Middle aged women have serious health problems because of sexual harassment

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New study shows that being harassed or assaulted in workplace can have a major effect on women’s physical and mental health. People who were sexually assaulted suffer higher rates of depression, insomnia, anxiety and other disorders. Victims who were harassed, tend to have higher blood pressure and sleeplessness. These are facts taken from the studies published by JAMA Internal Medicine. This statistic is based on hundreds of women’s stories of harassment and abuse, which are decades old. Just recently, Christine Blasey Ford, who is a Psychology professor in California accused Brett Kavanaugh, a very well-known nominee for the Supreme court in United states of America. She said that happened when […]

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How to be Femme Fatale

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Femme Fatale is a French expression to describe a special woman. She is seductive, very attractive and is a trouble for a man who gets involved with her. Being beautiful and sexy does not have to mean as a cliché that woman is stupid. Femme Fatale has a character, she is smart and independent. Every woman would like to be her, and every man likes to get in trouble. This is couple of points how to style yourself as this kind of woman and be more confident in your own skin. Looks You don’t need to dress every day in black silky slip or wear red lipstick all the time. […]

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Books About Feminism

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It is the perfect time to read when you are on holiday. Actually, it is absolutely suitable to read a little bit every day and to learn something. If you are interested in feminism and strong and powerful women, here is the list for you to choose and read something about that. A House Full of Females Book is written by Laurel Ulrich Thatcher who is also a winner of Pulitzer Prize. She is the one who said that well behaved women don’t make history. It became catchphrases for feminists. This book is about polygamy, a little bit controversial but shows different side of monogamous relationship. It is about small […]

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