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Feminist, Vegan Restaurant That Charged an 18% ‘Man Tax’ Closes

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 7:00pm 4/24/2019 at 7:00pm
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I’m shocked, SHOCKED that an eatery which discriminated against half the population couldn’t hack it.
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University of the Arts Rejects Student Demands to Fire Camille Paglia

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 22, 2019 at 10:00am 4/22/2019 at 10:00am
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Although Camille Paglia is a leftist, she rejects social justice warrior culture and the virtue of being a victim. This has made her a target.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

University Rejects Calls to Fire Camille Paglia

Camille Paglia has long been a controversial figure in and out of academe — best known in the...

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What’s in a Maiden Name?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 2:00pm 3/17/2019 at 2:00pm

It probably all started as a rhetorical question, but came off as passive-aggressive.  A New York-based writer, Rebecca Serle, asked why women are still taking their husband’s names.

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Some liberal women bitter that Beto is getting better media coverage than female candidates

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 9:15pm 3/16/2019 at 9:15pm

This is going to be fun.

Gail Collins at the NY Times seems to sum up the bitterness many liberal women seeing the glowing coverage Beto received when he announced his presidential campaign:

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Feminism Seminar at UCLA Discourages Use of Fragrances, Including Deodorant

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 11:30am 1/27/2019 at 11:30am

Hopefully, the seminar will be held in a space with strong air conditioning.

Campus Reform reports:

Feminist seminar: ‘Please refrain’ from wearing fragrances…including DEODORANT!

Students hoping to attend a University of California, Los Angeles event focusing on America’s “gendered regimes of incarceration” may have to do so in a cloud of body odor.

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Egard Watch Company video counters Gillette’s “Toxic Masculinity” ad

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 9:00am 1/22/2019 at 9:00am
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It appears that one company’s executive was making notes on the response to the Gillette’s man-shaming video, “The Best a Man Can Be”.
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The Social Justice Warrior Women Behind Gillette’s Men-Shaming Ad

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 6:00pm 1/16/2019 at 6:00pm

Monday, I blogged about Gillette’s new ad which used the  30 year birthday of their slogan “the best a man can get” to shame all decent men for the actions of sleaze bags.

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Gillette Goes Full Social Justice, Jumps on Toxic Masculinity Bandwagon

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 14, 2019 at 9:00pm 1/14/2019 at 9:00pm

Conscience branding has officially jumped the shark.

Gillette, known for their razors and shaving products, is celebrating the 30 year birthday of their slogan “the best a man can get” by shaming all decent men for the actions of sleaze bags.

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Women’s Movement Needs to Reject Intersectionality And Embrace Reason

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 5:45pm 1/13/2019 at 5:45pm
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Institutional anti-Semitism in the Women’s March, the most celebrated political movement of Trump era so far, has been in the news lately, with many opinion-makers calling for the boycott of the upcoming January 19 nationwide protest.

Many of us knew that the national co-chairs were fans of Louis Farrakhan; many noted the...

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Campus Feminist Groups Taking up Alternative Spelling of ‘Womyn’ and ‘Womxn’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 9:30am 1/12/2019 at 9:30am

The goal here is to avoid including the word ‘men’ in the spelling.

The College Fix reports:

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Women’s Studies Prof Sues School for Allegedly Retracting Employment Offer Over Pregnancy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 8:00am 1/9/2019 at 8:00am

She claims the school changed its mind when she started asking about childcare.

The College Fix reports:

Women’s Studies department rejected professor because she was pregnant: Lawsuit

A professor of women’s studies is suing a university after, she claims, the women’s studies department there retracted its employment offer after learning of her pregnancy.

Evangeline Heiliger...

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American Psychological Association: ‘Traditional Masculinity’ Harmful to Men and Boys

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 3:00pm 1/8/2019 at 3:00pm

We now live in a world where questioning whether Chelsea Manning is truly a woman can get you deplatformed on social media for hate speech while the American Psychological Association sees traditional masculinity as a mental disorder.

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Ecofeminism Course at UMass-Dartmouth Teaches About the ‘Oppression of Nature’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 11:30am 1/5/2019 at 11:30am

Everything oppresses women, even nature apparently. Who signs up for this course and takes it seriously?

Campus Reform reports:

UMass-Dartmouth charges pretty penny for ‘ecofeminism’ course

The University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth has an online “ecofeminism” course in which students can learn about topics like “the oppression of nature.”

“Ecofeminism: Philosophy & Practice,” a three-credit course, is...

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Research shows feminist snark completely devoid of wit and humor

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 4:00pm 1/2/2019 at 4:00pm
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As we head into the New Year, based on a request from Professor Jacobson, I decided to conduct a little research project on a Tweet he came across from a ” Corrector of racists, chauvinists & pretend lawyers”.
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California Women’s March Cancelled Because Participants Are “Overwhelmingly White”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 6:00pm 12/30/2018 at 6:00pm
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We’ve been covering the Women’s March here at LI since its inception, including its January 2017 exclusion of pro-life feminists, and have been closely following revelations of the group’s rampant anti-Semitism.  From closed chapters to cancelled marches...

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NOW No Longer a Donor to Women’s March Because ‘Clarification on Leadership is Essential’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 3:00pm 12/27/2018 at 3:00pm
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Ever since Tablet magazine published its investigation into the racism and anti-Semitism views of the Women’s March leaders the organization has bled support and people.

First the Washington state chapter closed. The New York Times finally acknowledged that leaders Linda Sarsour and Tamika Mallory harbor hatred toward Jews. Then the Chicago chapter ...

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Women’s College in MA Rejects Female Symbol for Being ‘Offensive’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 8:00am 12/19/2018 at 8:00am

The problem here is that some students and alums don’t identify as women.

The Daily Wire reports:

‘Gender-Diverse Women’s College’ Won’t Use Female Gender Symbol Because It’s ‘Offensive’

A Massachusetts all-women’s college found out the hard way that any attempt to include anything relating to gender or sex will be met with scorn in...

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