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Help kickstart a new documentary about American feminists

Recently we worked with the filmmakers behind She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, an upcoming documentary about American feminists in the 1960s and ’70s. We can’t wait to see the movie – but they need some support! Check out their Kickstarter right here. If you can’t contribute, consider passing their link on to your contacts – […]

I Am a Hypocrite

I Am a Hypocrite from Ari Evergreen on Vimeo. How do you know if you’re a good or bad person? Do those categories even make sense? Please let me know what you think about this video – your emails and comments mean a lot to me. Thanks!

Three Excellent Queer Films

It’s nice that not every gay movie these days has to be about AIDS and/or gay bashing. Not that these aren’t vital topics or that these films don’t avoid them entirely, but I’m hungry for queer narratives with subtlety, nuance and heart. These three are recent discoveries that really blew my mind.

Possessions and Exorcisms: Seven Movies Worth Watching

A still from Exorcismus Why would a utopian like movies about possessions and exorcisms? The vast majority of them are about an old white male priest (or charlatan, or researcher, or whatever) trying to get to the bottom of a mystery surrounding a usually-pretty young white woman, driven wild by whatever’s inside her (or whatever […]

If you’re not a feminist, you need to read this

If you don’t yet identify as a feminist or see the need to do so, please read this blog post, and better yet, the posts it links to, and you may just change your mind. The Mary Sue: The All-Too-Familiar Harassment Against Feminist Frequency, and What The Gaming Community Can Do About It TRIGGER WARNING: […]

Boys are getting cooler

Via The Mary Sue: Bronies Buck Traditional Masculinity With My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic

A New Kind of Man

Yesterday I watched a great TED Talk from back in 2010: Tony Porter: A call to men, which I found very moving. Check it out:

“We’re at the point of freedom.”

I can’t wait to see this movie. It’s so beautiful to see women rising up!

VIDEO: Women healing the world

“The biggest event in human history is the rise of women to full partnership with men, because it’s only that partnership that’s going to allow the world to flourish.” Right on! Let’s do it, sisters! See also: Our “gender” bookshelf on Goodreads Our Delicious links tagged with Gender Our Delicious links tagged with Feminism

Now these are real family values

This video showing a mom and son being really open and truthful with each other about (internalized) homophobia and coming out. Thanks to both of them for sharing this beautiful moment of growth with the world. This video made me cry because I too grew up in an accepting family but took a very long […]

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