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Benefits of Educating Women star
Education is a human right, and it can change someone’s life in so many ways. For women and girls, an education is especially empowering.

Emma Watson Defends Feminism star
In Emma Watson's powerful speech at the UN headquarters, she spoke about gender equality and concisely explained and defended feminism.

Hobby Lobby Ruling star
In June 2014, the SCOTUS ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby in a case that allowed them refuse to provide birth control coverage to their employees. This move by the Supreme Court may protect the “religious rights” of Hobby Lobby employers, but it takes away from women’s rights.

Isla Vista Killings and Misogyny star
A brutal attack on May 23, 2014, in Isla Vista, California left six people dead and several others wounded. Misogyny played a part in this awful tragedy, and demonstrated how all women are affected by sexism.

Three Waves of Feminism star
What do you know about the history of feminism? Read on for a crash course on the “waves” of feminism and where feminism is now.

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