Last month, 18 year-old Jamie Keiles caught the attention of several women’s Web sites when she announced her plans to embark on an unprecedented experiment into the female adolescent experience: The Seventeen Magazine Project.
For her final month of high school, Jamie would live her life strictly adhering to the tips and advice in the June/July issue of Seventeen then blog about her daily endeavors and experiences.
It’s now Day 28 of ... Read More
BY Lisa Kirchner in Feminizzle on Jun 07, 2010 |
Sarah Palin's address last month at an anti-choice breakfast caused a huge ruckus for her liberal use of the word "feminist." (Interesting who didn't seem to notice.) Folks everywhere questioned this claim, but I think Meghan Daum hit the nail on the head here in pointing out that Ms. P. is well within her rights. Think what you will of her politics, you gotta hand it to the lady; she's galvanized support from an enormously disenfranchised ... Read More
BY Libby Zay in Feminizzle on Feb 09, 2010 |
Live in New York and looking for something to do on Valentines Day that doesn't involve cheesy cards and heart shaped boxes? Belt out all your favorite hits by Stevie Nicks, Bikini Kill, the Muffs, Le Tigre, the Gits, the Breeders, and more at the Anti-Valentines Day Riot Grrl Women Fronted Cover Band Show.
It all goes down on February 14 at the Loft, 1087 Broadway. For the Birds, an awesome New York-based feminist collective, will also be tabling their ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Feminizzle on Sep 29, 2009 |
You think your high school experience sucked? Try being a teenage feminist these days. Girls who want equality are getting more crap than you can imagine, but are fighting harder than ever to have their voices heard.
Eighteen-year-old Carmen Rodi reports
by Carmen RodiI am happy to call myself a teenage feminist. And thankfully, there are others out there like me. But it is by no means an easy ideal to uphold. In high schools all across the country, ... Read More