Author Headscarves & Hymens http://goo.gl/sq405g. Feminist writer/public speaker: Arab & Muslim issues, global feminism. NYT opinion columnist. Tattoos. #MUFC

guardian: Kendrick Lamar’s song Alright was...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — guardian: Kendrick Lamar's song Alright was already a hit. Now, it's being repurposed as a protest chant.Activists at Cleveland State University chanted the track during a protest against police harassment where an officer use pepper spray on a crowd.You can see the moment itself in the video above.Read more about the protest at The Guardian.
Jul 29, 2015

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slaughterhouse90210: “I have since learned never...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — slaughterhouse90210: "I have since learned never to be amazed at what men will resort to when cornered by a woman's intelligence." -Iris Owens, After Claude
Jul 29, 2015

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wilwheaton: the-uterus: #WomenBetrayed is...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — wilwheaton: the-uterus: #WomenBetrayed is trending, so I thought I'd post this in response. Fun Fact #10: The Republicans in Congress who are trying to defund Planned Parenthood know all of this. They don't care, because they hate poor people, people of color, and know that they can hurt those people while they pander to their Tea Party base.
Jul 29, 2015

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upvotewomen: oldnewsco: Teddy Girls of the...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — upvotewomen: oldnewsco: Teddy Girls of the 1950s. Courtesy of Messy Nessy Chic: http://www.messynessychic.com/2013/02/10/the-forgotten-1950s-girl-gang/ "They were proud. They knew their worth. They just wore what they wore."
Jul 28, 2015

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da-pakistanii: Pakistan-born, Komal Ahmad,...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — da-pakistanii: Pakistan-born, Komal Ahmad, develops phone app to feed almost 600,000 homeless people in San Francisco. While she was walking near campus one fall day, a homeless man approached her, asking for money to buy food because he was hungry. Instead of giving him cash, Komal invited the man to lunch.
Jul 28, 2015

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The Subversive Sensuality of Betty Davis

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — quaintmagazine: Betty Davis may have once been the wife of legendary jazz trumpeter Miles Davis, but that doesn't mean she accepted the role of mute background prop.
Jul 27, 2015

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clitor1s: Frida Kahlo was a Mexican disabled...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — clitor1s: Frida Kahlo was a Mexican disabled queer communist woman who survived an accident in the 20s, a time when it should have killed her.
Jul 27, 2015

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explore-blog: Albert Einstein’s love letters.

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whocaresaboutactresses: August 13, 1971 ...

Jul 26, 2015

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Jul 29, 2015

How many women out there with opinions have NOT been accused of attention seeking?

Jul 29, 2015

WTF: Alabama Is Fighting A Woman’s Abortion Rights By Appointing A Lawyer To Represent Her Fetus thkpr.gs/3685847 h/t @KathaPollitt

Jul 29, 2015

"I refuse to add my name to the list of women who carry the shame of a man's choice in their hearts and bodies. I'd rather be free,"

Jul 29, 2015

Can barely read this.In fact I can't. Incredibly powerful essay on sexual assault by @iSmashFizzle elle.com/life-love/a295… h/t @SarahEvonne

Jul 29, 2015

Methinks it's time to turn this into a longer piece: The World in 2050: Women in Power lithub.com/the-world-in-2… via @thelithub

Jul 29, 2015

@alexanderchee Breakin' and Beat Street! That song, those films, so many times over and over when my brother & I were kids. Thanks!

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