Tag: Awards

2008 Weblog Awards

Note: This post has been moved up so that you don’t forget to vote (every 24 hours).  Some new blogs have been listed, and most of the ones we’ve highlighted here are lagging behind in the vote — and I…

The Aussies have it right

They give out awards for incredible acts of sexism. An Australian outback mayor’s plea for lovelorn female “ugly ducklings” to move to a remote mining town to reverse a shortage of eligible women has won him the country’s yearly award…

2007 Femmostroppo Awards

The long-awaited 2007 Femmostroppo Awards have been announced! Head on over to read some really great feminist writing. The Femmostroppo Awards honor (what this group of judges deems to be) the best 40 feminist or womanist blog posts of the…

Vote early, vote often

Feministe has been nominated in the Best International Feminist Blog category in the Canadian F-Word Blog Awards at A Creative Revolution! We, of course, are shamelessly appealing for your vote, but we certainly wouldn’t have a problem should you check…

And the word of the year is…

w00t! Wait a second… the Merriam-Webster word of the year is w00t? Expect cheers among hardcore online game enthusiasts when they learn Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year. Or, more accurately, expect them to ”w00t.” ”W00t,” a hybrid of letters and…