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WICCAPEDIA: Blood Moons, Age of Aquarius, The Book of Joel and Fall-Out Shelters

WICCAPEDIA: Blood Moons, Age of Aquarius, The Book of Joel and Fall-Out Shelters

by Marie Davis There has been quite a bit of hoopla over this blood moon situation that happened on April 15th. I’m sure you have seen some doom-and-gloom propaganda about Jesus coming back and such, as reported in the Bible in the book of Joel. “The sun will be turned to [...]

by × April 18, 2014 × 0 comments

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WICCAPEDIA: Challenging Chocolate Bunnies and Recoloring Easter Eggs

WICCAPEDIA: Challenging Chocolate Bunnies and Recoloring Easter Eggs

Sabbats are celebrated to represent the seasonal birth, death and rebirth in nature, as well as in our lives; a theme that most religions and spiritual practices have in common.

by × April 17, 2014 × 0 comments

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Francesa and WFAN Sportscasters Laud Toxic Masculinity Over Paternity Leave

Francesa and WFAN Sportscasters Laud Toxic Masculinity Over Paternity Leave

  It’s not breaking news that WFAN sports commentary personalities Mike Francesa and Boomer Esiason found themselves in the center of a frenzied controversy based around their aggressive opinions over NY Mets player Daniel Murphy’s paternity leave. These gentlemen suggested that Murphy’s choice to be there for the birth and [...]

by × April 16, 2014 × 0 comments

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Zac Efron’s Shirt Ripped Off – Sexy or Sexist?

Zac Efron’s Shirt Ripped Off – Sexy or Sexist?

Zac Efron is hot, he’s built and he won the award for being shirtless in a movie? He’s supposed to take off his shirt. So what’s the big deal, right?

by × April 14, 2014 × 1 comment

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What the President Didn’t Say in the State of the Union

What the President Didn’t Say in the State of the Union

“When Women Succeed, America Succeeds.” So What Are We Doing About It, Obama? Last night, President Obama delivered his fifth State of the Union Address, and all the king’s horses and all the king’s men (and women! and dude from Duck Dynasty?) piled into the Capitol to hear what he [...]

by × January 30, 2014 × 0 comments

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Jesus Visits Sarah Silverman To Talk Abortion and Reproductive Rights (VIDEO)

Jesus Visits Sarah Silverman To Talk Abortion and Reproductive Rights (VIDEO)

And one day Jesus appeared to a mortal woman and asked her to do something that would change the current course of human history. Much like his holy father before him, he chose her to be the vessel of his message. But completely unlike the Yahweh we know, he decides to land [...]

by × January 24, 2014 × 0 comments

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Pantene for Strong and Shiny Feminism

Pantene for Strong and Shiny Feminism

A new ad from Pantene is joining Dove in using female empowerment as part of their campaign. The spot shows a man and woman going about their day in parallel while highlighting the inequalities that women face on a daily basis. It all comes down to word choice.

by × December 11, 2013 × 0 comments

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Selfies and Feminist Self-Expression

Selfies and Feminist Self-Expression

Recently, I noticed my Twitter feed was ablaze with the hashtag #feministselfie. Curious, I looked into it and found that the phenomenon was in response to this article by Jezebel writer Erin Gloria Ryan, which essentially stated that selfies are a desperate cry for help. Consequently, a lot of women were upset and responded by posting their own selfies.

by × December 3, 2013 × 0 comments

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Me-ow! Raising the Voice Against Catcalling

Me-ow! Raising the Voice Against Catcalling

Though a small percentage appreciate the superficial feedback, most women feel the pang of being objectified by a total stranger.

by × November 26, 2013 × 0 comments

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GoldieBlox Video Inspires Girl Engineers with Rube Goldberg Machine + Beastie Boys Girl Power Anthem

GoldieBlox Video Inspires Girl Engineers with Rube Goldberg Machine + Beastie Boys Girl Power Anthem

Known for the headturning Toys R Us pink aisle take over promotional video that went viral earlier this year, but not known nearly well enough in the actual “pink aisle” yet, the makers of GoldieBlox have done it again with this awesome new Rube Goldberg-inspired commercial featuring some kick butt [...]

by × November 20, 2013 × 0 comments