Yale Needs Women

Yale Needs WomenIf Yale was going to keep its standing as one of the top two or three colleges in the nation, the availability of women was an amenity it could no longer do without In the summer of 1969, from big cities to small towns, young women across the country sent in applications to Yale University for th

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The Apology

The ApologyFrom Eve Ensler, author of one of the most influential works of the twentieth century The Vagina Monologues and one of Newsweek s 150 Women Who Changed the World, comes a powerful, life changing examination of abuse and atonement Like millions of women, Eve Ensler has been waiting much of her l

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Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

Feminism for the 99%: A ManifestoFrom three of the organisers of the International Women s Strike US a manifesto for when leaning in is not enough Recent years have seen the emergence of massive feminist mobilizations around the world, offering an alternative to the liberal feminism that has become the handmaiden of capitalism

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Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a Woman

Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a WomanLibrarian s note There is an ebook edition with the same ISBN ISBN 978 1 4494 8677 8 A collection of Loryn Brantz s vibrant and relatable Jellybean Comics about her everyday experiences as a lady Home manicure tips, awkward seduction techniques, scoping out the snack table, and most important

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It's Not About the Burqa

It's Not About the BurqaWhen was the last time you heard a Muslim woman speak for herself without a filter In 2016, Mariam Khan read that David Cameron had linked the radicalization of Muslim men to the traditional submissiveness of Muslim women Mariam felt pretty sure she didn t know a single Muslim woman who would de

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