Halloween Respect

Posted by Cat | Blog | Sunday 26 October 2014 10:01 pm

Halloween is coming up, and I’d like to take a moment to say something obvious but important:

http://sonkitty.tumblr.com/post/101060128117/halloween-respect

Trouble at the Koolaid Point

Posted by Cat | Article Links,Blog | Sunday 12 October 2014 6:58 pm

Trouble at the Koolaid Point – Chilling piece about online harassment experienced by one woman in tech.

Wired version: Why the Trolls Will Always Win – This link is a copy of the one above, minus updates, but I am adding it in case the above link ever does go down.

TPM: Gun Control Vs. Gun Rights On Ballot In Washington

Posted by Cat | Blog,Gun Control Article Links | Sunday 12 October 2014 3:58 pm

TPM: Gun Control Vs. Gun Rights On Ballot In Washington

Open Carry Robbery

Posted by Cat | Gun Control Article Links | Sunday 12 October 2014 3:48 pm

Man practicing open carry law robbed of gun

This Robbery Shows Why Good Guys With Guns Don’t Always Stop Bad Guys With Guns

How Can We Defeat the N.R.A.?

Posted by Cat | Gun Control,Gun Control Article Links | Sunday 5 October 2014 2:04 pm

How Can We Defeat the N.R.A.?

Unlocking Opportunity for African American Girls

Posted by Cat | Article Links,Black Women | Sunday 5 October 2014 9:32 am

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Photo: Steven Depolo | CC BY 2.0

New Report Details Barriers to Black Girls’ Success

Report: Black girls falling victim to systemic barriers in education

The Report: Unlocking Opportunity for African American Girls released by NAACP LDF and National Women’s Law Center.

Beyonce – FEMINIST GIF

Posted by Cat | Black Women,Pictures | Sunday 5 October 2014 7:41 am


Source: http://mtvstyle.tumblr.com/post/95702165077/want-this-moment-burned-on-my-eyelids

Sailor Moon Crystal – Episode 7

Posted by Cat | Anime | Saturday 4 October 2014 5:50 pm

Act. 7 Mamoru Chiba

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Mamoru Chiba

Hers; The Smurfette Principle

Posted by Cat | Article Links,Article Links,Blog,Feminism | Saturday 4 October 2014 8:38 am

Smurfette
B. Baltimore Brown | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Hers; The Smurfette Principle by Katha Pollitt – This article was written in 1991 and is still relevant today. My daughter has 3 Sesame Street books for very young kids that are very short. Only one of them, titled “At the Zoo,” has a female character, Zoe. Though she is featured in her own part with a zebra, unlike Elmoa and Big Bird, she is not mentioned by name.

The Mary Sue: 5 Feminist Lessons Little Girls Can Learn from Gravity Falls and Mabel Pines

Posted by Cat | Article Links,Cartoons | Friday 3 October 2014 6:16 pm

5 Feminist Lessons Little Girls Can Learn from Gravity Falls and Mabel Pines – This piece discussed the cartoon Gravity Falls and explores some feminist themes you can find in the show. It is what directed my interest in it, and I quite like the show in general now.

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