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Lydia Lunch, Laurie Anderson, & More Artists Explore Future Feminism At The Hole

The definition of today's most popular f-word has become muddled. Is Beyoncé a feminist for singing about wanting to please her husband? If Lana Del …

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Made A Video About Feminism And It's Awesome

Joseph Gordon-Levitt wants you to start talking about feminism. Specifically, your relationship to the word.<p>In the video "RE: Feminism," posted to the YouTube channel for HitRecord, Gordon-Levitt's collaborative production company, the actor explores the many different interpretations of feminism …

Joseph Gordon-Levitt On Feminism

Joseph Gordon-Levitt will be focusing one of the episodes of his show HitRECord on your mom.<p>No really, on moms everywhere — and since the show is made by the people, for the people, it really could be about <i>your</i> mom. This, however, is his call to action for people all over to talk about that dirty …

Feminism

3 Things That Young Women Need to Remember About Feminism

For many women today -- especially millennials -- "feminism" conjures thoughts of bra-burning and man-hating, leading many to shy away from calling themselves feminists. Misleading lists and #WomenAgainstFeminism have not done much to clarify the issue. What's more, young women are pointing to the …

Teenage Boy Pens Letter In Support Of Feminism (And Emma Watson!)

He gets it.<p>Emma Watson is every feminist's favorite person right now. For her role as an United Nations Woman Goodwill Ambassador, she spoke during the UN Summit last week, and gave a truly kick-ass speech on the importance of men getting behind women's rights. The on-screen Miss Granger hasn't …

The Difference Between Feminism and Sexism

The feminist movement is alive and breathing, full of voices from both men and women from all around the world. From tackling issues such as public school dress codes, unequal wages and the kidnapping of the 238 Nigerian schoolgirls, activists for women's rights have been working tirelessly to …

Aziz Ansari Explains Feminism with a Jay Z and Beyoncé Metaphor

This clip may not start off exactly like a women’s-studies class, with <b>Aziz Ansari</b> telling <b>David Letterman</b> about how great it is when his chef girlfriend cooks for him. But hang in there! Ansari’s girlfriend is a feminist, and so is he, so much so that he’s clearly re-purposing part of his stand-up …

Watch Aziz Ansari Try to Convince Late Show Audience Members That They Are Feminists

The latest celebrity to jump eagerly on the feminism train is a man, Aziz Ansari. The actor and comedian was on <i>The Late Show with David Letterman</i> …

Karl Lagerfeld Wants To Make Feminism More "Lighthearted"

Chanel runway shows never shy away from making a statement. But, many in the industry — ourselves included — couldn't quite figure out what statement …

Defining Feminism: Tumblr, Bra-Burners and Beyoncé

I've seen the blank stares.<p>Eyebrows scrunch in confusion, lips purse and there's a hesitant pause.<p>"You're a... feminist?"<p>It would concern me if they weren't, too.<p>Let's break it down first: Feminism, as defined by Merriam-Webster, means "the belief that men and women should have equal rights and …

'Feminism lite' is letting down the women who need it the most

Men are afraid to talk about feminism. If that sounds melodramatic, I’d ask you to count the number of articles written by male writers tackling the big and small issues around gender and women’s equality. You’ll be hard pressed to find a strong selection.<p>This is not acceptable. Men have a stake in …

Feminism is for everyone – even men and Tories

No mums were harmed in the making of this video, Robbie Williams joked as he live-blogged his wife Ayda’s second labour to the nation. Fathers-to-be, on the other hand, haven’t come out of it quite so well.<p>The singer filmed himself rubbing her hand as she apparently panted through a contraction, …

Julie Bishop doesn't find feminism useful? What do rightwing women want, anyway?

Her speeches were about the sanctity of the home, about how women should stay home. Serena Joy didn’t do this herself, she made speeches instead, but she presented this failure of hers as a sacrifice she was making for the good of all.<p>Serena Joy is the wife of one of the men promoted to the …