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As Guerreiras: The Badass Lady MCs of Brazil

I don’t speak Portuguese and I can’t pretend to be the biggest hip-hop expert in the entire world, butĀ even I can tell that the female MCs coming out of Brazil right now are up to something special and that we should all be paying attention. These ladies areĀ having a moment that reminds me of the […]

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This Week in Misogyny

This Week in Misogyny Isn’t Wearing Spanx

This week we’ve got some good news, some Oscars news, and the usual assortment of fucked up shit. Let’s get down to business. (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.)

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You Complete Me Internet

Dispatches from Ladyblogland: Dance Like You Mean It

This week had a strong mix of analysis, fun and dancing.

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You Complete Me Internet

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

It’s been a fun week in ladyblogland. Everyone’s thrilled with Obama’s election and I’ve been reading some great articles covering longer haired olds to feminism and cat-calling.

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You Complete Me Internet

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Tomorrow is election day. So vote! Your ladyparts depend on it. And vote the entire ballot! Those judges make a difference, probably more so than the bigger names because judges interpret the Constitution, and the Constitution gives rights to thinks like choice, access to birth control, voting rights, and more. The League of Women Voters […]