Feminism

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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Posted on the Feb 03, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This is a letter written by Charlotte Benjamin asking Lego to bring it with more "lego girl people" who "go on adventures and have fun".  I love this little girl for calling out a toy company...
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Posted on the Jan 27, 2014 by mssaigon73
My favorite news station Pix11 posted this article on “girls’ twerking on the annual No pants Subway ride”. Most of the people attacked and blamed the girls for their behavior, yet no blame was...
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Posted on the Jan 27, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This is an image of the shoulder tattoo of a Siberian princess dating back 2,500 years ago. She was about 24 years old preserved in the permafrost until 1933. Her body was found in the Ukok Plateau...
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Posted on the Jan 24, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Betty went from artist to activist because of her frustration with misogyny in the art world.  We still have 33 canvases and 200 drawings locked away in storage waiting to be exhibited. I love...
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Rosa Parks 1955
Posted on the Jan 20, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Rosa Parks ignited the Civil Rights Movement.  And it wasn't just about her refusal to sit in the back of the bus.  She organized the Montgomery Bus Boycott.    Black women were...
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Posted on the Jan 16, 2014 by Carlin Ross
It's Oscar season which means the media is a flutter with nominations and fashion projections - the perfect time to reflect on women's status in film.  We may razzle dazzle on the red carpet (...
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Posted on the Jan 13, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This is an image of Japan's abalone and pearl divers - the Ama - the original mermaids. For centuries, Japanese women have braved the cold, deep waters in search of the ocean's treasures.  They...
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Posted on the Dec 30, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Hello Dr. Betty, Before I ask my question, I would like to thank both you and Carlin very deeply for changing a lot of my attitudes on sex, and making it a little less scary and confusing for women...
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Posted on the Dec 28, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Forbes has officially named Emma Stone the "best value" actor in the biz. For every $1 the studios put into Emma, they get $80 return on their investment.  Right behind Emma is Mila Kunis at $...
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