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Summary: On January 21, 2017, five million people in 82 countries and on all seven continents stood up with one voice. The Women's March began with one cause, women's rights, but quickly became a movement around the many issues that were hotly debated during the 2016 U.S. presidential race--immigration, health care, environmental protections, LGBTQ rights, racial justice, freedom of religion, and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Image 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 WHY

Diamant, Anita

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Summary: "Explores the subject of menstruation, from toxic historic and religious roots to how young activists are challenging the silence and shame that can erode self-esteem and even threaten lives ..."--Page 4 of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 612.6 DIA

Carruthers, Charlene A.

Summary: "Unapologetic is a 21st century guide to building a Black liberation movement through a Black queer feminist lens"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2018

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Traister, Rebecca

Summary: In the year 2018, it seems as if women's anger has suddenly erupted into the public conversation. But long before Pantsuit Nation, before the Women's March, and before the #MeToo movement, women's anger was not only politically catalytic but politically problematic. The story of female fury and its cultural significance demonstrates the long history of bitter resentment that has enshrouded...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 TRA

Summary: In this compelling program, world-renowned author Toni Morrison candidly answers questions regarding how she became a writer, the pain of empathizing with her characters, the sensual nature of her novels, and how it felt to win the Nobel Prize. In addition, she pulls no punches discussing how she first became aware of her racial otherness, how writing for a black audience has kept her work from...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Spar, Debora L

Summary: One of the first women professors at Harvard Business School and the president of Barnard College examines how women's lives have--and have not--changed over the past forty years.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus & Giroux 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 SPA

Cobble, Dorothy Sue.

Summary: Traces the origins of the feminist movement to the 1920s and follows the post-Suffrage movements, which exposed the exploitation of women in the workplace and fought for sexual rights and freedoms.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 COB

Rosin, Hanna.

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Summary: Argues that a shift in power dynamics between men and women is having profound implications for marriage, sex, children, and work, demonstrating the radically different ways men and women become educated, earn money, and conduct relationships.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 ROS

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

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Summary: A few years ago, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received a letter from a dear friend from childhood, asking her how to raise her baby girl as a feminist. 'Dear Ijeawele' is Adichie's letter of response. Here are fifteen suggestions for how to empower a daughter to become a strong, independent woman. From encouraging her to choose a helicopter, and not only a doll, as a toy if she so desires; having...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.133 ADI

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