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10 Black Alternative Culture Websites You Should Know

August 08, 2014<p>read<p>add comment<p>One of the benefits of social media has been the blossoming of authentic, alternative representations of black people. …

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Tracy Lewis is Now the 2nd Black Woman Lieutenant in FDNY’s History

September 19, 2014<p>read<p>add comment<p>by Nana Aduba-Amoah<p>Tracy Lewis is paving a way for black women in the public safety industry after being promoted to …

Is Emma Watson the right woman for the job? | Latin America

"Emma Watson delivers Game-Changing Speech on Feminism for the UN" blazed a headline in <i>Vanity Fair</i> on September 21.<p>Game-changing? In 2014, what about what Watson said was even remotely novel? After her speech at the UN last week, it is apparent that it will take more than just waving a magic wand …

Feminism’s ugly internal clash: Why its future is not up to white women

<b>Beyonce (AP/Jordan Strauss)</b><p>From Beyoncé to the Internet to different policy priorities, white and black feminisms are not the same. Here’s why<p>Brittney Cooper<p>September 24, 2014 5:45pm (UTC)<p>Earlier this week, I received an email from a reader who wondered what my work might look like if I “included …

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Why We Should All Be Feminists - Everyday Feminism

My brother Chuks and my best friend Ike are part of the organizing team, and so when they asked me to come, I couldn’t say no. But I’m so happy to be …


• <b>Ableism:</b> discrimination in favor of able-bodied people• <b><br>Agender</b>: a term that describes people who lack a gender. (Some other terms that may or may not …

San Francisco Takes a Stand Against Abortion Restrictions Targeting Asian Women

If you don’t know the ins and outs of reproductive justice, you may be surprised to find out that the second most proposed ban on abortion has racist …

Frauenkreise Berlin

“I can’t imagine a feminism that is not anti-racist.” Angela Davis

Naomi Klein on how fossil fuels threaten our ability to have healthy children

It’s self-evident that embryos, fetuses, and babies are vulnerable. We have strict laws protecting children because they cannot fend for themselves. …

Listen to sex workers – you'll realise we have a lot to say about labour rights

It was with a mounting sense of frustration and despair as I read the piece Living in St Kilda opened my eyes to the world of prostitution. I’m lucky – I can leave. Frustration and despair because as a sex worker, former street-based sex worker and advocate for sex workers, too often I see non sex …

Mayan Women Fought Monsanto—And Won

<i>Guatemalan feminist and political activist Lolita Chávez. Photo by Christin Sandberg.</i><p>For months, indigenous women in Guatemala have been protesting …




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White Sangria with Peaches and Pear Juice

The weekend started innocently enough. We landed. We checked in. And then, we discovered our gift boxes. And that’s when the party started.<p>Sweet …

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Decorating A Tiny Apartment

Small apartments have their upsides – lower rent, often a closer proximity to bustling downtown areas, and a certain irreplaceable cozy charm. That …

Delicious local Cork cheeses at Stanley House in Schull #WildAtlanticWay #PlanetDIreland

"Climbing has shown me that I am all of these things: strong and weak, brave and cowardly, both immune to and at the mercy of the fear of death, all at the same time. -Steve House" Insightful quote and epic photo shared by fan Ryan Wiebe.

10 Most Sacred Spots on Earth

These places have been inspiring more than just vacation ideas for centuries. Long revered for their gorgeous scenery and spiritual power, here are …


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Off Camera Flash for Your Travel Photography

The creative use of artificial light in travel photography is a powerful tool that can take your images to the next level. While there’s a myriad of …


See the most popular travel images from April: Pictured here, Manarola, Italy. Photograph by Francesco Riccardo Iacomino, National Geographic Your Shot

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