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National Women’s History Museum bill moves to the Senate

This is pretty cool. The House of Representatives recently passed a bipartisan bill (HR 1700) that would set the stage for a National Women’s History Museum to be built on the National Mall. It now moves to the Senate. The House passed HR 1700 on a voice vote, and in previous years similar legislation died […] more
But The Animal Companions Are Doin' It For Themselves

But The Animal Companions Are Doin’ It For Themselves

(click to embiggen) Via Sociological Images, where the wise commenters note that the three most recent princesses are excluded. Pocahontas, Mulan and Giselle — and upcoming princess Tiana — are redeemed despite their character assets (which are debatable once Disneyfied) in part because of their ever present animal companions? I’ve watched my share of Disney […] more

Shameless Self-Promotion Sunday

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Introducing Chally

Hey, everyone. I’m Chally from Zero at the Bone and I’m joining the team here at Feministe. I am very excited and slightly terrified to be here! You’ll be wanting to know a bit about me, then. I started blogging social justice at ZatB almost a year ago. Feel free to come by and visit, […] more