Welcome to Monday ~ 8 April 2013

Flowers from some lovely feminists I know!Happy monday feminausts! And goodbye to daylight savings. I did enjoy the sleep in on Sunday morning, that’s for sure.

Also, I hope you all enjoyed the #AllAboutWomen updates on twitter coming from the All About Women festival at the Sydney Opera House yesterday. I certainly did!

On to the links! Don’t shoot the messenger, rather, write us a post!

‘She Who Must Not Be Named’ Award

Senthorun Raj questions whether legalising gay marriage might in fact put more pressure on non-hetero-monogamous relationships to conform, rather than make them more socially acceptable.


Lauren Rosewarne writes about sweating the small stuff, is it a feminist preoccupation?

Amy Gray ponders whether feminism speaks for all women, or just some.

Better support is needed for women giving birth, to try to reduce the rates women who develop PTSD (and associated anxiety disorders) from their birthing experiences.

Other fabulous round ups!

wom*news gives us their April round up

The Early Bird Catches the Worm gives us her round up for the past week!

Women in public

Meagan Tyler looks into slut-shaming and misogyny – is the media’s obsession with slut-shaming actually distracting us from bigger issues?

Click here to see what fully clothed women superheroes look like!


Women and politics

Cristy at Lavartus Prodeo talks about how mummy blogging can also be political blogging

In response to Julia Gillard’s comment this week, Women’s Agenda look into whether it will be easier for the second female PM.

Here’s a state by state guide to Australia’s abortion laws.

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About IsBambi

IsBambi is an administrator for feminaust. She is also a young woman excited about all things to do with feminism, skiing, British TV, dogs called Trevor and cycling. In addition to trying to do too much at once, she enjoys empowering young people and dragging men into the feminist debate.

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