feminism


Restricting abortion is not a ruse of the Patriarchy

Margaret Somerville | 06 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, feminism, G8, patriarchy
Canada’s recent choice not to fund abortions with foreign aid dollars isn’t about keeping women in their place, it’s an ethical decision to value human life


Male Studies 101: the Titanic

Barbara Kay | 16 April 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, male studies
A new academic discipline launched this week should analyze the patriarchy in the more complex and objective light it deserves.


The men of the future

Michael Cook | 16 April 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, Greens, men's liberation
Is the fourth wave of feminism going to bemen’s liberation?


Women’s dignity: reclaiming the feminine genius

Carolyn Moynihan | 04 March 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: dignity, feminism, status of women
Putting a stop to sexual objectification, exploring intrinsic feminine gifts - these and other ideas are on the agenda in Part 2 of a symposium on improving the status of women by 2020.


Women’s dignity: the forgotten agenda

Carolyn Moynihan | 25 February 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: dignity, feminism, status of women
Can we judge the status of a woman by her paypacket? Have women arrived when they have half the seats in the legislature and their husbands do half the chores at home? Part I of a symposium on improving the status of women by 2020.


Teens and porn: a feminist’s worries

Carolyn Moynihan | 19 January 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: feminism, pornography, teenagers
A British feminist is sounding the alarm about the effects on teenagers of easy access to pornography, saying that a skewed view of sex is becoming the norm in society and the idea of intimacy is dying.


Mary Daly, feminist orphan

Carolyn Moynihan | 13 January 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, Mary Daly, obituaries, religion
One of the most radical foes of patriarchy has died, apparently still estranged from God the Father.


The unkindest cut

Carolyn Moynihan | 29 January 2008 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, Africa, female circumcision, feminism
Female circumcision is outrageous, but then so is much of what we do to women in the West.


Edith Stein’s intellectual pilgrimage

Francis Phillips | 13 June 2007 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, heroes, philosophy
A distinguished philosopher unravels the thought of one of the 20th century's great women.


Harvard strikes a Faustian bargain

Maximilian Pakaluk | 02 March 2007 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, Harvard, political correctness
The world's most prestigious university has chosen a feminist historian as its first woman president.


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