Posts tagged with: feminism

Skarppina nyt alf rehnit ja kumppanit!

Tämä teksti on vastine Alf Rehnin kirjoitukselle "Se kaikkein vaikein -ismi", joka oli tänään Ylen Ykkösaamun kolumni. Hei Alf Rehn, Ihanaa, että olet feministi! Niin olen minäkin, ollut jo siitä asti, kun äitini neuvoi lapsilleen,…

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#FeministAsFuck

The conversation about whether or not feminism is a bad word is irrelevant and distracting. Currently, a myriad of political, social and economic events more pertinently mandate feminist analysis, but moreover they mandate feminist action.…

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Outlines and Bridges Shape the Possibilities of Feminisms in Finland

If two can speak about their own, what can we speak about together? If two can talk together without an assumption about what we should talk about, what we could talk about, what do we…

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Moral Panic Over Finland’s “Country Brand” Centers White Fragility

Last Thursday’s racist harassment of asylum seekers by a group of white Finnish men vanishes from the news cycle. In the wake of the harrowing event, Finnish media and public figures do what Finns…

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White Supremacist Reign in Finland

On Thursday night, around thirty to forty people staged a protest in sinister welcome for a bus full of asylum seekers arriving in Lahti, Finland. The protesters hurled rocks at Finnish Red Cross workers who…

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My feminism has its eye on you.

The head of the Women’s and Gender Studies program I attended at the University of Rhode Island drilled this into me: your brain is a muscle. Unused, it withers away. The same is true…

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