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Feminism

International Women’s Day Retrospective

A Fucked Up Fable When the Spaniards first recorded their interactions with the indigenous peoples of the Americas, they were amazed at the respect accorded to the women. Since, the criminality of a certain fable that holds women responsible for all of this world’s ills, due to the primal woman’s subversive collusion with a snake, […]

Kazkakh Courts reject Feminist NGO’s Registration

NUR-SULTAN – In Kazakhstan a court rejected an appeal brought to the justice department, which had refused to register the public NGO “Feminita”. This was reported by the founders of the Kazakhstan feminist initiative. According to their information, at the end of May, a convening of the Medeu district court of the city of Alma-Ata […]

Feminists do not watch: a Russian perspective on gender roles [Video]

July 2, 2017 – Fort Russ News –  by Inessa Sinchougova  This is a little different to what I would normally translate, but sociological topics such as 3rd wave feminism and the prevalence of pornography in Western countries is important to deliberate. Russia’s Dr. Oleg Torsunov would be considered as highly ‘conservative’ in Western liberal spheres, […]