Feminism

Posted on the Jun 03, 2014 by Carlin Ross
"If there is only one thing in my life that I am proud of, it’s that I’ve never been a kept woman." - Marilyn Monroe Happy Birthday Marilyn (born June 3, 1926)
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Posted on the Jun 02, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Today is Anne Frank's birthday.  She's pictured here with her sister Margot.  I like to think of her at the beach, basking in the sun and swimming in the waves. 
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Posted on the May 28, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I've waited several days to write about Elliot Rodger's shooting rampage.  I wanted him to be mentally ill or dosed out on psychotropic drugs.  Yesterday, I forced myself to watch his video...
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Posted on the May 09, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Fast ejaculation is not an orgasm.
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Posted on the May 07, 2014 by Carlin Ross
LOVE
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Posted on the May 01, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This ad ran in Ms. Magazine in the 70's.  Artist Mitch O'Connell bought the first 50 issues of Ms. on ebay for $30, found this gem and posted it online. I guess they ran with it because it...
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Posted on the May 01, 2014 by Carlin Ross
  Florence La Badie was a popular New York silent screen star who made films from 1909 to 1917. She was killed in a car accident at the age of 28. She was famous for doing all her own stunts...
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Posted on the Apr 30, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This is just sheer brilliance.  I loved the expressions on these women's faces as Bill O'Reilly diarrheaed misogyny on a level I haven't witnessed for years.  They're really scared shitless...
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Posted on the Apr 29, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Just love this photo of a woman at work. Toni Frissell 1943
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Posted on the Apr 24, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Vivian Maier was a nanny who loved to take pictures on the streets of New York. 200,000 of her images were found in an abandoned storage locker. None of them were ever exhibited. Her work is...
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Posted on the Mar 27, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Jimmy Carter made some powerful statements on how religion is used to subjugate women: “The most serious and unaddressed worldwide challenge is the deprivation and abuse of women and girls . . ....
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Posted on the Mar 20, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This is an image of a female mason in Berlin around 1900.  One of the original "dirty jobs" performed by a woman turn of the century.
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Posted on the Feb 07, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I watched Bat Man religiously...waiting for a glimpse of Bat Girl. Would have been great if she had her own series.
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Posted on the Feb 06, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This short film is brilliant.  When gender roles are switched around and men get catcalled and demeaned, solely responsible for domestic work the absurdity of it all rises right to the top....
Posted on the Feb 05, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I love this documentary on female surfers in India.  Ishita Malaviya didn't realize she was the first indian female surfer until they came to shoot her story.  The simple act of riding...
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