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I Am An Atheist Feminist

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    Why Does She Think That?

    A former friend, an older female, said that she didn't believe a female should be president. She said that women were too "emotional". 
    RealAsIam RealAsIam 18-21 3 Responses Jun 21, 2008

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    Vandana Shiva

    This woman is a scientist and an eco-feminist .She has founded NAVDANYA, the Indian "Nine Seeds" movement that is conserving seeds and promoting indigenous culture against the rise of rapacious genetic engineering. As most farmers in developing countries are women, she is also...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 3 Responses Apr 24, 2011

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    Tunisian Women's Rights

      Cry of dismay: Tunisian women rights in danger Source: Middle East Online | Kaouther Larbi Tunisian women are rising up against a proposed article in the new constitution seen by many as an Islamist ploy to reverse the principle of gender equality that made Tunisia a...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 Aug 13, 2012

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    Ugh, Sexism.

    After doing my cardio and weights, I go to the pool. The locker room is always interesting. Recently I witnessed this: Swimming lessons had just ended, so the moms were in the dressing rooms with their kids. Lady 1 was there with her daughter, and evidently her son was in the...
    CallipygianVenus CallipygianVenus 21-25, F 8 Responses Feb 6, 2008

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    Defining Me

    I've had my share of religions.  I was raised Methodist, have attended Catholic, Episcopalian, non-denominational and Baptist church.  I have studied Buddhism, Taoism and Wicca.  I have claimed belief, agnosticism, and atheism at various times in my life.  It...
    neutralforce neutralforce 21-25, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2007

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    Secular Humanist/feminist

     I am a secular humanist and a feminist, who believes in intersectionality, or the idea that all oppressions, inequalities and unearned privileges manifest themselves from the same source in society. These beliefs, especially my feminism, have made finding like-minded folk...
    LydiaEncyclopedia LydiaEncyclopedia 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    Index Librorum Prohibitorum, 1557-1966

    Samuel Richardson (ENG)  Laurence Stern (ENG)  Stendhal (FR)  Victor Hugo (FR)  George Sand (FR)  Honore de Balzac (FR)  Eugene Sue (FR)  A. Dumas pere (FR)  A. Dumas fil (FR)  Gustave Flaubert (FR)  Gabriele D'Annunzio (IT)  Alberto Morovia (IT)  Thomas Hobbes (ENG...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 4 Responses Jul 29, 2012

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    Manly Feminism

    Hey Everybody :D I am ZenPseudo and I am an atheist and a feminist.If you care to read, I am over on the atheist experience group. I'm just here because this group could use a man's touch, no offense.First let me talk about feminism. I am a male feminist and proud of it. That...
    ZenPseudo ZenPseudo 22-25 5 Responses Jan 7, 2011

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    Confused About Feminism

    I've always avoided the topic of feminism. Most of my perceptions or encounters with self-proclaimed feminist's was a tirade of anger and a dismissal of values that I held. In the last 2 years of my life it has become clear that I am not particularly good at fostering meaningful...
    sswirls sswirls 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 11, 2010

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    Why Does She Think That?

    A former friend, an older female, said that she didn't believe a female should be president. She said that women were too "emotional". 
    RealAsIam RealAsIam 18-21 4 Responses Jun 21, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Oh my gosh. I just say someone say, " An atheist is an atheist until the plane goes down, just like a feminist is a feminist until she finds a husband." I completely forget that...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 13 Responses Aug 20

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    Fem·i·nism noun The advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men. Now, as a feminist, I am widely misunderstood. I do not hate...
    infinitelyintospace infinitelyintospace 16-17, F 7 Responses Aug 23

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    I think a real feminist does not want to be more powerful than men. A real feminist does not wish to live in a world ruled by women. A real feminist does not judge men (or women...
    Joojo3 Joojo3 22-25, F Sep 3

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    I'm so sad this group has several spammers and trolls now. The "I Am an Atheist" group had one for awhile so I hope the ones in this one disappear too.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am a feminist because I don't think it's right that, amidst all of my accomplishments & aspirations, I am not valid unless I've pro created or married. I am a feminist because...
    VousEtesBelleCM VousEtesBelleCM 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 11

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    Joseph Gordon-Levitt proud to be a feminist 42GREG GILMAN, THEWRAP.COMFIRST POSTED: FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014 11:22 PM EDT | UPDATED: FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014 11:42 PM EDTLOS ANGELES...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    I just wanted to pay a little tribute to a much respected colleague, friend and man that I admired. Hugh Dotherty was an electrician, mechanic and and chief "Mr. Fixit" guy where...
    lanavor22 lanavor22 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am an Atheist, and I am seeing many Christians abusing this label on here to spread their message. I am not the type of person to attack someone or beat them down for their...
    DestinyEvelyn DestinyEvelyn 18-21, T 20 Responses Aug 23

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    Alabama Atheist Attacked for Opposing Religious Display An atheist in Alabama has been facing vicious backlash ever since she raised her voice against a religious display inside...
    innosflew innosflew 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    Quit using the term 'feminazi.' Just because I am a feminist does not make me a holier-than-thou, man-hating, angry broad that believes females are the superior sex. Yes, women...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F 8 Responses Aug 20

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    UK version of Jack Barnes held to account..... Troll Peter Nunn guilty of MP Stella Creasy rape tweets Peter Nunn Peter Nunn was found guilty of sending abusive tweets 'Troll...
    mikemcneil mikemcneil 46-50, M 5 Responses Sep 2

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    Some feminists really pi­ss me off. I was listening to the news today and they were talking about that new nail polish that changes colour in the presence of date rape drugs. The...
    DeadHeratic DeadHeratic 26-30, M 5 Responses Sep 3

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    Okay. So a month or two ago, my mom and I were talking about religion. She absolutely hates the Mormon religion, because she doesn't understand what the religion is of, she only...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 10 Responses Sep 3

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    The Bible. Christians take it too focused, and Atheists take it too unrealistic. What is the link? Is there any? YES!! If you look deep enough, Christians believe in atheist...
    Crayzelle Crayzelle 70+, M Sep 11

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    So generally - you guys ( atheist) don't have a fixed code of description? meaning one code of conduct , one definition of who you are as a person? beliefs? just as how a...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M 32 Responses Aug 26

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    A common reason some women don't believe feminism is needed is because they don't feel oppressed. Admittedly, I haven't been oppressed either. I'm rarely cat called. No one grabs...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 22

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    I am not an angry person. I don't think my life sucks, I don't think that everything I do is looked down upon since I am a woman, because nowadays and where I am from it is a much...
    jentile jentile 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 23

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    I don't want this to be misconstrued. I'm not a feminist that pushes for women's right WHILE degrading men. It's unnecessary. I've found it hard to push for women to be treated...
    NotSoStrongSuperman NotSoStrongSuperman 16-17, M Sep 7

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    Do you think a feminist church would be needed or could ever get popular? Considering that religion has always been important and will probably be in the foreseeable future as well...
    cucksome cucksome 22-25, M 5 Responses Sep 8

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    It bothers me what so many people perceive as feminists. They think feminists are this group of rabid females who believe certain men are scum of the earth. You know, most if us...
    unravelling unravelling 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 10

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    I am appalled by this subversive self-objectification. You girls are meant to be feminists. Advocates for equality and female rights. And yet when you try to insult men who are...
    LivingForFreedom LivingForFreedom 18-21, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm not anti feminist or for feminism. Who says what you can and can't do as a woman. It's all made up in the minds of people yet we are all the same. It's the feminists who...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I hate judge mental people. I hate them Christians that try knocking on your doors, then ones on the internet ones tryna force religion down your throat. However it goes both ways...
    Zoewithoutthei Zoewithoutthei 16-17, F 22 Responses Aug 21

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    I posted this in a thread as a response to another EPer who is both scientific and religious. As that thread was owned by someone who deletes my posts I am posting my own thread...
    experimed experimed 51-55, M 8 Responses Aug 22

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    I'm not an Atheist. I do lean more to the side of science by far though. I'm agnostic-atheist. I respect other people's beliefs as long as they do the same for me. I don't have...
    Wynnieskye Wynnieskye 16-17, F 24 Responses Aug 27

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    Atheists have higher IQ’s than theists. Their intelligence makes them more likely to dismiss religion as irrational and unscientific. We should consider this before we jump into...
    SuperiorIntellect SuperiorIntellect 26-30, M 8 Responses Aug 29

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    I'm tired of militant atheists giving the rest of us a bad rap. They're opinionated, bigoted, intolerant hypocrites who shove their truth down other peoples' throats while...
    Sicarium Sicarium 36-40, M 5 Responses Sep 5

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    are atheists really treated that bad in the usa or is that just people making a big deal out of it ? if you mention here that you are an atheist most people will just shrug and...
    Marceline2000 Marceline2000 18-21, F 35 Responses Aug 20

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    Over the past six months or so, my position regarding religion, faith, and beliefs have slightly adjusted. I will always be an Atheist, however I am also a Humanist and a...
    amazingyou amazingyou 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I know I've posted this before. but, I've become to think of it slightly more differently. this is not suppose to offend anyone. though you can respond with your opinion. but, I...
    horrorface horrorface 18-21, F 24 Responses Aug 25

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    There is a good series of videos of atheists talking about what it means to be an atheist, why they are "out" and so forth. You can find them on youtube's "FFRF out" channel. BTW...
    sinofile92 sinofile92 51-55, M 16 Responses Aug 26

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    Who knows john lennon? The man who wanted to bring peace and love to the world, and he did. That man was also an atheist. He was an atheist that was murdered by a christian. This...
    VinniBaborino VinniBaborino 16-17, M 18 Responses Aug 26

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    I do not believe that there is a God, nor will I ever and I do not believe that the world we live in was just created. I fully believe in the scientific side of things. I believe...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 7 Responses Aug 28

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    Hello. I can't take an opinion. If you disagree with me, I will attempt to silence you immediately by replying to your posts an overwhelming amount of times. If, however, you fail...
    DestinyEvelyn DestinyEvelyn 18-21, T 6 Responses Aug 30

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