Posts Tagged ‘ feminism ’

Memory and Violence: Old South Nostalgia in the Wake of the Emanuel AME Shooting

June 29, 2015
By
John C. Calhoun Statue in Charleston, SC. Photo by Joe Patrizzi, III.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Activism, Black life matters, Capitalism, Colonialism, Criminal Justice, Culture, Economy, Education, Family, Feminism, History, Justice, media, Patriarchy, Politics, Popular Culture, Privilege, Racism, Rights, Sexism, sexual violence, U.S., Violence, White Privilege, White Supremacy, Whiteness, Work | No Comments »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Hillary Clinton for President? Why She’s Not the Woman We Need

June 29, 2015
By
Illustration by Alex Fine Illustration

By: Aviva DeKornfeld Hillary Clinton is a woman and as it turns out, this is big news. Back in 2012, both Clinton and Barak Obama fought for the Democratic nomination, and perhaps fought even harder to distance themselves from their gender and race, respectively. This time, Clinton is ostensibly embracing her womanhood, openly sharing...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Academia, Activism, Capitalism, College Feminisms, Colonialism, Culture, Economy, Education, Feminism, Justice, media, Militarization, Patriarchy, Politics, Popular Culture, Privilege, Racism, Rights, Sexism, U.S., Violence, White Privilege, White Supremacy, Whiteness, World | 2 Comments »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: An Open Letter to My Ex, Nude Picture

June 26, 2015
By
20150525_132547

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Activism, Bodies, College Feminisms, Culture, Family, Feminism, Fiction, Health, media, Patriarchy, Writing, Youth | 1 Comment »

4 Poems by Carmen Giménez Smith

June 24, 2015
By
CGS 2015 author photo

EPIGRAMS FOR A LADY   If you hate it when your son is preternaturally boy, freight him with your trunk’s warp. A woman could form a bastion with a man, but for it to persist, both parties must wield Kalashnikovs and permission from Uber-Mom. The idiot, the bad apple: the same thing as prototypical...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Arts & Culture | No Comments »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Nine Times She Felt Less Than Human

June 23, 2015
By
Emily_Schultz-10615362_1480476272241525_1907918669492560980_n

By Emily Schultz                                                                                                      ...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Academia, Activism, Bodies, College Feminisms, Culture, Education, Feminism, Health, Love, Patriarchy, Poetry, Popular Culture, Sexism, Stereotypes, Writing, Youth | 1 Comment »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: In the Hour of Consciousness: Three Poems by Kathryn Eichner

June 19, 2015
By
Processed with VSCOcam with c1 preset

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Academia, Activism, Bodies, Capitalism, College Feminisms, Culture, Economy, Education, Family, Feminism, Health, History, Justice, Patriarchy, Poetry, Politics, Popular Culture, Poverty, Privilege, Violence, Work, World, Writing, Youth | No Comments »

A poem by Niki Tulk

June 17, 2015
By
NikiTulk_web

  Song For My Daughter   You are nearly here. Around and above me slithering voices, anxious midwife barks. My own voice surges from a galaxy cloaked in breath and stygian song. I am volcano. I am tsunami. I forge the deep waters. Atomic, I shift mountain ranges with each arc of my body....
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Arts & Culture | No Comments »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Exploring Meghan Trainor’s “Feminist” Message

June 16, 2015
By
meghan-trainor-in-all-about-that-bass

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Activism, Bodies, Capitalism, College Feminisms, Culture, Entertainment, Feminism, Heteronormativity, media, Music, Patriarchy, Popular Culture, Privilege, Racism, Sexism, Sexuality, Stereotypes, White Supremacy, Whiteness, Youth | No Comments »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Becoming Whole

June 12, 2015
By
Facebook-20141025-020322

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Bodies, College Feminisms, Culture, Family, Feminism, Health, History, Justice, Love, Politics, Reproduction, Work, Writing, Youth | No Comments »

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Why Human Rights Don’t Work for Me

June 9, 2015
By
Eleanor Roosevelt and The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Academia, Activism, Capitalism, College Feminisms, Colonialism, Criminal Justice, Culture, Feminism, History, intersectionality, Justice, Militarization, Patriarchy, Politics, Privilege, Racism, Sexism, sexual violence, Violence, White Privilege, White Supremacy, Whiteness, Work, World, Writing, Youth | 4 Comments »

Follow The Feminist Wire

Subscribe to TFW via Email