Stanzie Salem

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It's time to stop shaming women over public breastfeeding

Recently, a young mother on a Virgin Australia Airlines flight was kicked off the plane while it was prepping for takeoff, taxiing on the runway. …

Iron Maiden Singer Reveals Cancer Battle, 'Extremely Good' Prognosis

Iron Maiden have revealed that frontman Bruce Dickinson has been undergoing cancer treatments since just before Christmas. Tests and biopsies …

Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Clues to Genesis of Ancient Lake and Peak

Space<p>Geological observations from NASA's Curiosity rover have helped scientists come up with a scenario for the creation of a lake that's bigger than Salt Lake and a mountain that's higher than Mount Rainier on ancient Mars.<p>The scenario suggests that water could have filled much of 96-mile-wide …

Newswire: HBO will air a Kurt Cobain doc next year, exec-produced by Frances Bean

The long-in-the-works Kurt Cobain documentary by director Brett Morgen (<i>The Kid Stays In The Picture</i>, <i>Crossfire Hurricane</i>) will be released next year, …

Kurt Cobain's daughter to produce documentary

An upcoming documentary on Kurt Cobain has more than just cooperation from the rock legend's family.<p>It has the oversight of Cobain's daughter, Frances Bean, 22, as the project's executive producer.<p>Called "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," the documentary is the first to have the backing of Cobain's …

Haiti's fight for gay rights

As LGBT community becomes more visible, anti-gay violence rises, too<p>As LGBT community becomes more visible, anti-gay violence rises, too<p><i>The drag show at an anti-homophobia day celebration organized by the SEROvie, an LGBT health organization, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.</i><p><i>Published on Saturday, Nov. 8,</i> …

Positively Bi: Gender Differences in Stigma Against Bisexuals

<i>In the "Positively Bi" series, bisexual activists A.J. Walkley and Patrick RichardsFink explore questions about bisexuality. This first post in the series tackles the question of whether there is more stigma against male bisexuals than against female bisexuals.</i><p><b>A.J.:</b> I wanted to address this …

"You were asking for it" - why our language is f*cked up and we need to change how the world talks to women

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>"Next time, I'll just rape you."<p>I was 15. But when I reported this to my friend, it was 'banter'. It was a …

Emma Watson's Latest Thoughts On Feminism Are Just Perfect

What a woman.

Belle : A Lesson in the Timelessness of Racism and Misogyny Against Black Women

It's not often that audiences are exposed to a portrayal of racism that is viewed through the lens of black women. Dido Elizabeth Belle, a mixed-race woman in 1700s England, was the daughter of an admiral and an enslaved African woman. The film <i>Belle</i>, which was released nationwide this weekend, …

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Montreal catcallers target of new campaign: 'We don't owe you anything'

A new poster campaign intended to inspire women to reclaim the streets of Montreal is taking aim at catcallers.<p>The posters, which feature various …

When Do Artists Make Good Entrepreneurs? Lessons From Joan Jett

We often try to hire people who are self-starters, who will work for us as if they own the business. The risk of finding such a person is that they may one day leave us to start their own company.<p>This happens to record labels all the time. They invest in a musician, help grow their career, and then …