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    Pussy Riot Band Members Speak Out on 60 Minutes

    60 Minutes did a segment on Pussy Riot, the now infamous feminist punk band from Russia who were sent to prison for their demonstration against Vladimir Putin. Two of the members are still serving time in labor camps and other members who were never identified have gone into hiding.

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    Interview with Karen Croner - Writer of Admission

    Women and Hollywood: I read that you started in the documentary world? Can you talk about how you shifted into writing?

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    Admission Gives Us Some Real Feminism On Screen

    Comedies today seem to always go for the broadest, raunchiest laughs. The audience is not trusted to get the comedic nuances in everyday life. That is not the case with the new film Admission written by Karen Croner, directed by Paul Weitz and based on the book by Jean Hanff Korelitz.

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    Cross Post: "Oz the Great and Powerful" Rekindles the Notion That Women Are Wicked

    Dorothy Gale--the girl who went to Oz--has been called the first true feminist hero in American children's literature. Indeed, she was condemned by many readers, including children's librarians, for daring to have opinions and act on them.

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    Interview with Jennifer Fox, Director, Producer and Subject of Flying: Confessions of a Free Women

    Interview with Jennifer Fox, Director, Producer and Subject of Flying: Confessions of a Free Women

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    Watch This: Anita Sarkeesian's Tropes Vs Women: Damsel in Distress

    Watch Anita Sarkeesian's great takedown of gendered tropes in video games in her new series, Tropes Vs. Women, a Kickstarter funded video series dedicated to analyzing the plot devices and patterns that female characters are most commonly associated with in video games.

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    Girl Rising - A Film Showing the Importance of Girls' Education

    Girl Rising - A Film Showing the Importance of Girls' Education

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    Ashley Judd Speaks About Women's Rights in D.C.

    As we reported last year, rumors have been swirling about Ashley Judd running for senate against Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. While Judd still won't confirm rumors, she spoke at George Washington University in D.C. last week, her first public appearance in the city since news of the rumored begi...

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    The Happy Girl vs. The Cool Girl: Why People Don't Like Anne Hathaway

    People, especially women, really don't like Anne Hathaway. This isn't something that just started since Hathaway won her Oscar for Les Miserables last week--it's been long festering.

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    Bonnie Franklin TV's Feminist Single Mom Dies at 69

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