Women Around the World: Daily Article Feed

Your daily dose of stuff you want to read about. Brought to you by The Whirling Girlish.

the rise in islamic feminists women protestors in benghazi libya in 2011 against qaddafi dictatorship image via ryan calder the nation magazine the whirling girlish

Women protesting in Benghazi, Libya, in 2011 against the Qaddafi dictatorship (Ryan Calder)

(Photo via The Nation)

The Rise in Islamic Feminists: http://www.thenation.com/article/177467/rise-islamic-feminists  (via The Nation)

GAY is OKAY PSA…watch it!: http://www.upworthy.com/a-gay-comedian-steps-into-the-mind-of-a-homophobic-dad-and-finds-a-sad-sad-truth-re2-4a?c=ufb1#! (via Upworthy)

Computer Science’s Grace Hopper gets a Google Doodle: http://www.latimes.com/nation/shareitnow/la-sh-grace-hopper-google-doodle-20131209,0,4653060.story#axzz2n2gDqhV1 (via LA Times)

More on Grace Hopper, Computer Science Founding…mother: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grace_Hopper (via Wikipedia)

History of Women in the Senate: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2013/12/infographic-women-in-the-senate.html#! (via New Yorker)

Spoken Word to Ignite Change…watch it!: http://www.upworthy.com/if-a-man-asks-what-women-have-been-asking-for-centuries-will-men-finally-listen?c=upw1 (via Upworthy)

50 Major US Companies with No Women on their Boards: http://www.businessinsider.com/these-50-companies-have-zero-women-on-their-boards-2013-12#! (via Business Insider)

Mary Barra, GM’s new CEO: http://money.cnn.com/2013/12/10/news/companies/gm-ceo-mary-barra/index.html#! (via CNN)

“Watch what you Tweet”, or deal with the consequences.: http://newsfeed.time.com/2013/12/07/uh-oh-spaghettios-company-pulls-pearl-harbor-tweet/#! (via Time)

NPR’s 50 Favorite Albums of 2013: http://www.npr.org/blogs/bestmusic2013/2013/12/10/249243871/npr-musics-50-favorite-albums-of-2013 (via NPR)

“A Feminist Kant”: http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/08/a-feminist-kant/?_r=0 (via NY Times)


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