Daily Archives: April 5, 2010

Feministe Feedback: Suggestions for Anti-Racist Resources

A reader writes in: Dear Feministe, I am wondering if you would like to do a post for commenters to suggest resources for unlearning racism and the construction of whiteness. I’ve never taken sociology or women’s studies and I feel … Continue reading

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Fighting Ableism Fights Sexual Assault

This guest post is a part of the Feministe series on Sexual Assault Awareness Month. abby jean writes for FWD/Forward and at her tumblr, think on this. Trigger Warning Women with disabilities are more than twice as likely to be … Continue reading

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Introduction to a Guest Series

As many of you already know, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. All over, people will be holding awareness raising events, engaging in activism, telling stories about their own experiences with sexual violence, and wearing turquoise ribbons. But a common … Continue reading

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