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Photo courtesy of subject Despite such critiques—and the risk of arrest—a growing number of women are boldly sharing their opinions on a range of topics, including feminism and cyberbullying.
The first lady of New York magazine took a section on shopping and ramped it up to a stand-alone web site that covers everything from fashion to feminism, while making the signature NYMag sensibility its own.
That spurred a coast-to-coast discussion on feminism and the role of women in modern-day America, and everyone weighed in, from President Bush to David Letterman.
The abrupt removal of Ms. Danius led to a fierce show of solidarity on the street and online, as a country that prides itself on gender equality reaffirmed its commitment to feminism through the image of the knytblus.
Opening the mind up to feminism through art, though, means opening up questions of disappointment.
Janelle Monáe is not playing around with her commitment to feminism through her music.
Ultimately, these women influenced the conversation on topics that ranged from politics, film, photography, psychoanalysis to feminism, to name just a few.
The rise of feminism and social activism everywhere began to affect even the biggest brands and those companies began to realize that women were expecting more from them in terms of inclusion and diversity.
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FEMINISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of feminism for English Language Learners
: the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities
: organized activity in support of women's rights and interests
FEMINISM Defined for Kids
Definition of feminism for Students
feminist\-nist\ noun or adjective
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