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Third, in a country where feminism is gaining ground, 11 of the new cabinet’s 17 members are women.
Markle's numerous declarative statements about feminism and equality trumped tradition in this way and quite possibly set the tone for her role as a new member of the British Monarchy.
And between all the bops, Beyoncé made space for audio clips of Malcolm X and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaking about feminism and civil rights.
Writing a novel about feminism can be a thankless task.
That’s one reason intersectional feminism is so complicated.
Beyoncé gets this lesson about feminism better than most.
That’s because through her sci-fi and fantasy Le Guin tackled issues that no other writer had ever attempted, themes like feminism, gender identity, and the inevitable corruption of capitalist societies.
Later in the winter, the Reader hosted a discussion about intersectional feminism and how to do it.
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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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