Recent Examples of feminism from the Web
For Emma Watson, outspoken feminism is a way of life.
Many people in Mexico expressed outrage on social media after a flyer advertising an upcoming discussion on feminism showed a panel made up entirely of men.
Behind these events lies a long-standing campaign by conservatives in the Catholic church against feminism, triggered by a UN Convention against Discrimination of 1979.
The account had, up until recently, posted mostly stories about feminism and female politics with share-hopeful personal opinions attached.
That is the overwhelming feeling after watching the latest episode of American Horror Story: Cult, which added a brand new layer to the already frenzied narrative and went on a tear about toxic feminism as viewed by the conservative male eye.
France’s fight for equality and freedom propels itself to modern times with this bold, brave and blisteringly funny new work about feminism, legacy and standing up for one’s beliefs.
Where does Mark-Viverito think her mother's feminism came from?
Since Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election, nonpartisan and partisan advocates say that women are getting involved in politics in a way that the United States hasn't seen since the feminism movement of the 1960s and ’70s.
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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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