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#Feminism

# feminism - Saturday 15 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Five words that are only ever ascribed to women Everyday Sexism This post contains a poll

Five words that are only ever ascribed to women

Are you a high-maintenance and hysterical woman? Probably.

# feminism - Thursday 19 July, 2018

From The Daily Edge Your Repeal fire will be reignited watching Felicity Jones play ultra-feminist Supreme Court Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg On The Basis Of Sex

# feminism - Monday 9 July, 2018

Gender-blind casting and unconscious bias training on the way for some major Irish theatre companies

The move comes after 18 months of work following the Waking the Feminists movement.

# feminism - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

'She was living in a derelict building dripping with damp under a tin roof. The year was 1998'

During the making of No Country for Women, we journeyed with women today to learn more about their mothers’ and grandmothers’ lives, writes Anne Roper.

# feminism - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Tara Flynn: 'Dear fellow Feminazis. I write this from The Bunker'

“My fellow Feminazis, they are onto us. The only surprise is how long it has taken those of such Superior Intellect and Understanding to discover our takeover plans.”

# feminism - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge Germaine Greer criticized Meghan Markle and Twitter came down on her like a tonne of bricks Royal Wedding

Germaine Greer criticized Meghan Markle and Twitter came down on her like a tonne of bricks

The famous feminist was slammed for being non-feminist in her unwarranted attack

# feminism - Monday 12 March, 2018

From The Daily Edge Serena Williams' new Nike ad is incredibly empowering Until We All Win

Serena Williams' new Nike ad is incredibly empowering

I’m proving time and time again there’s no wrong way to be a woman.

# feminism - Friday 9 March, 2018

From The Daily Edge 23 of the best celebrity Instagrams from International Women's Day Girl Power

23 of the best celebrity Instagrams from International Women's Day

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s 2 year old daughter saying ‘girl power’ will give you heart eyes for days

# feminism - Thursday 8 March, 2018

'Male celibates advise the Pope on what women really want, that is ludicrous'

The former president said women aren’t ‘mysteries’ or ‘strawberries on the cake’, despite what popes have called them.

Mary McAleese says it's 'pure codology' that women can't become priests Misogyny This post contains videos

Mary McAleese says it's 'pure codology' that women can't become priests

The former president also called the Catholic Church an “empire of misogyny”.

Poll: Are you a feminist? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you a feminist?

What does feminism mean to you?

# feminism - Monday 15 January, 2018

Actor Catherine Deneuve apologises to sexual assault victims after letter attacking 'witch hunt'

The French star had signed an open letter earlier in the week denouncing the #MeToo movement.

# feminism - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Dear Fifi: How do I deal with a family member's shitty political opinions? Dear Fifi

# feminism - Friday 29 December, 2017

Opinion: Women of Ireland, 2018 will be our year

Women’s voices are vibrant, we are energised and engaged, writes Orla O’Connor.

# feminism - Friday 22 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Why Piers Morgan's obsession with Emily Ratajkowski is just plain old sexist Give It A Rest

Why Piers Morgan's obsession with Emily Ratajkowski is just plain old sexist

“It’s creepy and paternalistic to tell a woman what she can and can’t wear, and it’s cynical to use photos of her to try undermine her feminism.”

# feminism - Thursday 7 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Emily Ratajkowski hit back at Piers Morgan after he called her a 'bimbo' over this photo shoot Classic Sexism

Emily Ratajkowski hit back at Piers Morgan after he called her a 'bimbo' over this photo shoot

“I can have opinions about feminism & also do sexy photo shoots k thanks”

# feminism - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Mary Kenny: 'I used to hear men say that "only tarts kiss and tell"'

Am I A Feminist? Are You? is a new book by journalist Mary Kenny.

# feminism - Thursday 2 November, 2017

#MeToo: 'Some contributors use it as a platform to pour scorn on all men'

Too much of the debate in the mainstream and social media around gender issues is dictated by a strain of feminism that views masculinity as inherently problematic, writes AR Devine.

# feminism - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Usborne issues apology for puberty book that says women have breasts to 'look grown-up and attractive'

Usborne came in for heavy criticism after images of the book were posted on social media this week.

# feminism - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Column: 'Is it possible to be Catholic and a feminist?'

I am alienated from and angered by the Church’s past and continued treatment of women, writes Colleen Hennessy.

# feminism - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Debate Room: 'Saudi Arabia's dress codes are an affront to individual freedoms'

Khulood’s video renewed the debate on modesty, Muslim dress codes, and gender equality.

# feminism - Thursday 13 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge Dismantling the myth that 'women don't want to do the dirty jobs that men do' Inequality

Dismantling the myth that 'women don't want to do the dirty jobs that men do'

A guide to shutting that argument down.

# feminism - Sunday 2 July, 2017

'Straight white males are an inferior type of human who should know their place'

Do those social justice warriors and feminists not see the irony in claiming to oppose racism and sexism whilst harbouring contempt for one group of people, writes AR Devine.

# feminism - Thursday 15 June, 2017

'Ireland has lost a fierce and dedicated campaigner': Tributes pour in for Ann Louise Gilligan RIP This post contains videos

'Ireland has lost a fierce and dedicated campaigner': Tributes pour in for Ann Louise Gilligan

Dr Gilligan’s wife Katherine Zappone said she is “heartbroken”.

# feminism - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Column: 'Irish women were writing too, yet we don’t hear half enough about them'

If Irish women hadn’t been so feisty and fascinating the poor men would have had little to write about, writes Eleanor Fitzsimons.

# feminism - Sunday 19 March, 2017

HeForShe: Emma Watson's empty promise that when women's problems are solved, men will be free too

Emma Watson made an empty promise to young men that if only they do as men have always been expected to do—sacrifice and serve—they will eventually be liberated, writes Karen Straughan.

# feminism - Friday 17 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge It's Different For Girls - women love music, make music and are good at music, thanks very much Twist And Shout

It's Different For Girls - women love music, make music and are good at music, thanks very much

“Women gather in kitchens at parties and drunkenly point at their friends and say ‘THIS IS OUR SONG’ about every single song and then get them in a headlock”. Jenn Gannon is here for women and she’s here for music.

# feminism - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Could horses be the way forward for women in Saudi Arabia?

“There is this very weird belief that a woman shouldn’t ride a horse,” Gosaibi says, especially if she is not yet married as “she might lose her virginity”.

# feminism - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

16%: Ireland's gender pay gap between male and female managers in 2014

The figures from 2014 are being discussed as part of International Women’s Day today.

What Irish women want: 'We must demand what is right and challenge what is frightening'

What does it mean to be a woman in 2017 and what are women’s hopes for equality and fairness?

# feminism - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Fury in France over 'degrading' Saint Laurent ad campaign

Fury in France over 'degrading' Saint Laurent ad campaign

The French advertising authority said most of the complaints it received were from people who saw the images as an “incitement to rape”.

# feminism - Sunday 5 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Emma Watson has this to say to people giving out about her 'unfeminist' photoshoot Turtlenecks For All

Emma Watson has this to say to people giving out about her 'unfeminist' photoshoot

“I really don’t know what my t*ts have to do with feminism.”

# feminism - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Debate Room: Can you be pro-life and a feminist?

Is it possible to oppose abortion rights and still call yourself a feminist?

# feminism - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge This journalist's response to a photo of Emma Watson is why the world needs feminism Can You Not

# feminism - Sunday 19 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge 10 struggles of being a feminist in Ireland Feminism

10 struggles of being a feminist in Ireland

*deep sigh*

Beyoncé: 'The onus is on everyone to study and understand what a lack of privilege really means'

I’m not surprised that women are leading change, writes Elva Carri.

# feminism - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'We are living in dangerous times and feminism is our best hope of resistance'

Women still have to deal with sex-shaming, slut-shaming, victim-blaming and zero reproductive rights, writes Sophie Kane.

# feminism - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Opinion: 'In a post-Trump world, we need Gilmore Girls more than ever'

Lorelai and Rory are returning to our screens for four 90-minute films on Netflix and it couldn’t be more timely, writes Lorraine Courtney.

# feminism - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Opinion: 'Tuesday was a dark day for feminism but we'll keep fighting'

Through the course of this election, as women we endured a lot, writes Emily McManus.

# feminism - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

15 million girls worldwide are married before they're 18 years old

In developing countries, one in three girls is married before the age of 18 and one in nine before the age of 15.

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