Jesus I want this!
Jane Zine: Documents From Chicago’s Clandestine Abortion Service 1968-1973
Several documents by these fabulous “Jane” women talking about the group’s illegal activities: learning how to perform abortions, teaching themselves and others the skill, and ultimately providing abortions (and support) for thousands of women in the Chicago area. Truly impressive work that was equally risky and still relevant to learn about today.
where I was like I’m not going to spend money!
oooooh look zines!
So I bought:
1 x The Rag #2
1 x The Rag #3
1 x Dear Shane, I Tried to Kill Myself
1 x Transgender History
2 x Frugal Vegan's Harvest and Holiday Survival Guide
1 x How To Make Soap: Without Burning Your Face Off
1 x Cut & Paint #1
1 x Hey, Look! It's A Zine About Cross Stitch!
From Microcosm Publishing
Chech out some of their sweet zines HERE
The Straw Feminist trope is a deliberately created, exaggerated caricature of a feminist that is used to undermine and ridicule feminist movements.
More info and Full video transcript is available at FeministFrequency.com
YAY more tropes vs women coming soon
The current issue of Entertainment Weekly is all about The Avengers. And as we’ve seen, most contemporary superhero films pretty much, well… suck (except Thor which was surprisingly good!), but since Buffy the Vampire Slayer creator Joss Whedon has been tasked with directing this major…
My girlfriend made this for me. I made a little frame for it today.
My type of being a lady involves standing and yelling.
Okay, so like half of the blogosphere, I was completely outraged when I heard about this book. Here is the blurb from the book:
“Maggie has so much potential that has been hiding under her extra weight. This inspiring story about a 14 year old who goes on a diet and is…