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After #MeToo hysteria, men just saying No to mentoring women

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 7:00pm 2/6/2018 at 7:00pm
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LeanIn is pushing an initiative called #MentorHer after their survey found men, particularly men in managerial or executive positions, are uncomfortable or hesitant to mentor or spend time alone with female colleagues or employees.

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Scholars Suggest Women’s Studies Students Should ‘Infect’ Other Fields of Study

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 5, 2018 at 10:00am 2/5/2018 at 10:00am

This is actually already happening but it’s refreshing to hear people admitting that it’s a strategy.

The College Fix reported:

Scholars champion ‘Women’s Studies as Virus’ concept: ‘infect, disrupt traditional fields’

Two academics at the Arizona State University authored an academic article arguing that students of women’s studies should “serve as symbolic ‘viruses’” in...

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Mark Ruffalo the Mansplainer: men “have to make a safe space inside of our privilege for women to speak up”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00pm 1/30/2018 at 7:00pm

Mark Ruffalo, actor, portrayer of The Hulk, and SJW extraordinaire went full sexist in a recent interview with Buzzfeed.

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Bill Maher: “I’m down with #MeToo, I’m not down with #MeCarthyism”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 5:46pm 1/21/2018 at 5:46pm
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As the #MeToo movement faces backlash from the left and backlash to the backlash from other elements of the left, Bill Maher wades into the controversy.  Maher, who is unafraid to say things that will be unpopular...

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Goodbye Pussyhats? May Hurt Feelings of Transgender People and Women of Color

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:42am 1/11/2018 at 10:42am
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It’s ALWAYS about the feelz. Feminists may throw away their infamous pink pussyhats because it may hurt the feelings of transgender folks. From Detroit Free Press (emphasis mine):

The Women’s March is back in 2018 with its Power to the Polls anniversary protests on the weekend of Jan. 20-21. The focus during...

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Evergreen State Grad Launches ‘Feminist Business School’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 8, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/8/2018 at 12:00pm

Now you can learn how to fight the patriarchy by opening your own business.

PJ Media reports:

New ‘Feminist Business School’ to Fight ‘Masculine’ Capitalism

People who yearn to become entrepreneurs may find guidance at the new Feminist Business School, an online program that aims to help women launch businesses founded upon the theory...

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Topless feminist steals baby Jesus from Vatican Nativity scene AGAIN

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at 8:00am 12/26/2017 at 8:00am
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Shouting “God is woman!”, a barechested activist attempted to steal a giant likeness of baby Jesus from the Vatican Nativity scene Monday.

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Feminist Profs in Minnesota Decline to Condemn Al Franken

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 22, 2017 at 10:30am 12/22/2017 at 10:30am
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Can we all finally agree that feminism is about advancing leftism, not women?

The College Fix reports:

Numerous feminist professors in Al Franken’s home state of Minnesota decline to condemn him

Many feminist professors at universities across Minnesota are declining to comment on or condemn Democrat Sen. Al Franken over his sexual harassment scandal...

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The Linda-Sarsourization of Feminism: Anti-Israel BDS an “Intersectional Feminist” 1st Date Requirement

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 10:00am 12/12/2017 at 10:00am

For some years we’ve been reporting about how Jews are being ostracized, intimidated and even physically assaulted based on their identification with Israel.

As we’ve documented, on some college and university campuses, the harassing conduct of anti-Israel and pro-BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanctions) groups is so severe and persistent that it’s starting...

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Women’s Center at UConn Targets ‘Mansplaining’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 10:00am 11/12/2017 at 10:00am

How does stuff like this pass for serious academic study? It sounds like something out of the Onion.

Campus Reform reports:

UConn to help men stop ‘mansplaining,’ ‘interrupting others’

The University of Connecticut is recruiting 20 male students for an 11-week program to help them stop “mansplaining” and “interrupting others.”

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Feminist Profs Publishing Anthology of ‘Queer Feminist Science’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 1:30pm 11/1/2017 at 1:30pm

Plain old regular science is so yesterday. Try new and improved queer feminist science!

Campus Reform reports:

Profs call for ‘queer feminist science’ in new anthology

A group of feminist professors will publish a new anthology in November extolling the merits of the emerging field of “queer feminist science.”

The anthology, Queer Feminist Science: A...

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National Park Service Denies Permit for Giant Naked Woman Statue Next to the Washington Monument

http://www.nbcwashington.com/entertainment/the-scene/NPS-Denies-Permit-for-45-Foot-Woman-on-National-Mall-Because-of-Turf-Trouble-Distracting-Image-453336873.html?_osource=SocialFlowFB_DCBrand
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 27, 2017 at 1:00pm 10/27/2017 at 1:00pm
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The world has gone mad, but thank the Good Lord for the National Park Service.

A group wanting to bring construct a 45-foot-tall naked lady opposite of the Washington Monument on the National Mall was denied a permit by the National Park Service. The NPS expressed concern that the structure would...

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Mayim Bialik and the politics of sexual harassment and personal responsibility

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 23, 2017 at 11:30am 10/23/2017 at 11:30am
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Actress Mayim Bialik of “The Big Bang Theory” waded into the Harvey Weinstein scandal by stating that she conducts herself in a manner that is neither immodest nor flirtatious.  Bialik has since felt the wrath of social media for expressing her position on female modesty she notes is rooted in her...

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How “Me Too” Unfairly Maligns Men and Perpetuates Victimhood

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 9:44pm 10/18/2017 at 9:44pm

If you’ve paid any attention to social media this week, you’ve likely seen several posts saying “me, too.”

Meant to amplify instances of sexual assault, and prompted by the innumerable Harvey Weinstein victims, women who believe themselves victims of such an instance have been encouraged by their peers to mark themselves by...

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Trump Admin Grants Religious Exemption from Obamacare Contraceptive Mandate

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 6, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/6/2017 at 4:00pm

President Donald Trump’s administration has decided to roll back a portion of Obamacare that mandates a private company must include birth control coverage in health insurance plans.

From The Washington Examiner:

The new rules allow any employer to be exempt from the mandate “based on its sincerely held religious beliefs” or on...

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Students at Tufts Propose Feminist Economics as Alternative to Capitalism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 7:30am 10/4/2017 at 7:30am

Why not? Just look at all the countries all over the world which are flourishing under feminist economics?

The Daily Caller reports:

Tufts University Students Propose Feminist Economics As An Alternative To Free Market Capitalism

Students at Tufts University are outraged that their school’s Economics Department promotes what they claim to be “capitalist ideologies”...

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Women Receive Permission to Drive in Saudi Arabia

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 2:00pm 9/27/2017 at 2:00pm
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WELCOME TO 2017, SAUDI ARABIA!!! King Salman issued a royal decree to finally allow women to drive in the kingdom. You hear that feminists? Females couldn’t drive in Saudi Arabia.

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