Month: November 2013

UNC, It’s Time You Heard About… The Empowerment of a Women’s and Gender Studies Education

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Public attacks against the Women’s & Gender Studies (WGST) curriculum at UNC and other institutions charged that these programs are unable to produce [...]

Who Needs Feminism?

Who Needs Feminism
Alerted by social media that the UNC chapter of Omega Phi Beta sorority was undertaking a Who Needs Feminism photo shoot in the fall of 2012, I walked to the [...]

Finding Feminism at Carolina

MacRae
Gloria Steinem is the founder of Ms. Magazine. Betty Friedan is the author of “The Feminine Mystique” and founder of the National Organization for Women. [...]

External Formulas to Self-Authorship

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One of the first books I read in graduate school was Marcia Baxter Magolda’s Learning Partnerships. In this book, Baxter Magolda introduces the idea of [...]

MuSICK

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Mu(Sick) Lyrics: by Madiha Bhatti So I heard this song the other day That objectified women in every way That doesn’t narrow it down much But [...]

Calling Out Cat-Callers

Calling Out Cat-Callers
The Siren's Photo Campaign to Stop Street Harassment: How Street Harassment Hurts People and What You Can Do To Help The widespread and insidious nature of [...]

Types of -isms

Alice Walker
A vast amount of confusion surrounds the preferred terminology used by contemporary feminisms when encapsulating the complete definition of each feminist [...]