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THE EMPOWERMENT PROJECT

January 2nd, 2016 Posted by B/W, Uncategorized No Comment yet

Go for it! Don’t be afraid. That’s the message from four women filmmakers, who travelled the US, interviewing exceptional women, who have found great personal success in their chosen careers. (more…)

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LIZZIE AND HER HAPPY HENS

December 21st, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Lizzie Lewis is a belly dancer, a stripper, and an all-around nature girl.  She is been ‘Mom’ to a brood of happy, free-range chickens for the past sex years.  (more…)

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BABY, IT’S COLD OUTSIDE

December 21st, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

It happens every year; holiday music creeps in to my ears in the latter weeks of November, saturates my existence throughout December, and disappears for another ten months after the first of January. So it’s no surprise that I’m suddenly reminded every eleven months how much I loathe the lyrics to “Baby, It’s Cold Outside.”

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CHI-RAQ

December 14th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Filmmaker Spike Lee’s new theatrical movie, Chi-Raq, focuses on gun violence on the streets of Chicago. The story is an adaptation of Lysistrada, a play written 2400 years ago by the Greek playwright, Aristophanes.  (more…)

48 Things Women Hear in a Lifetime (That Men Just Don't)

THE DRONE OF SUBTLE SEXISM

December 10th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Huffpost Women just released a new video  48 Things Women Hear in a Lifetime (That Men Just Don’t)    Worth a Look

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BEFORE SHE WAS A COMEDIAN, SHE WAS A SEX WORKER

November 18th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Margaret Cho became famous telling jokes at comedy clubs.  Before that, she spent time as a sex worker. It’s a part of her life for which she feels no shame and has no regrets. (more…)

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IVORY FROST – CRITICAL THINKER

November 18th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Ivory Frost is a stripper, a musician, an actress, a web designer and developer, and a serious navigator of the social media.  She is also one of the leaders of the Citizen Slut Media Project. (more…)

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OUR PLACE AT THE TABLE

November 12th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Native American representation in popular media is slim to none. For Native American women, there is even less representation. The representation we do get, is often portrayed by non-Natives, and when a Native is cast, the material is deeply rooted in stereotype. (more…)

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MERCEDES OLIVIA – INTERSECTIONAL FEMINIST

November 12th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Our own Elle Stanger recently did a Q & A with pole dance instructor, and politically engaged stripper, Mercedes Olivia (more…)

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MESSAGING MAN

November 11th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Prince Ea is a music phenomenon.  A exceptionally creative young rapper, he is a cultural game changer.  His messaging elevates the critical issues facing humanity with an audience that is too often numb or indifferent to the larger forces shaping their lives.  (more…)