What Do We Need Men For?: A Modest Proposal

What Do We Need Men For?: A Modest ProposalA darkly funny and very personal attempt to answer the question by America s longest running advice columnist When E Jean Carroll possibly the liveliest woman in the world and author of Ask E Jean in Elle Magazine realized that her eight million readers and question writers all seemed to have

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The Secrets of My Life

The Secrets of My LifeThe book will cover Caitlyn Jenner s childhood as Bruce Jenner and rise to fame as a gold medal winning Olympic decathlete her marriages and her relationships with her children her transition and her experience as the world s most famous transgender woman.

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Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

Feminism for the 99%: A ManifestoFrom three of the organisers of the International Women s Strike US a manifesto for when leaning in is not enough Recent years have seen the emergence of massive feminist mobilizations around the world, offering an alternative to the liberal feminism that has become the handmaiden of capitalism

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Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a Woman

Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a WomanLibrarian s note There is an ebook edition with the same ISBN ISBN 978 1 4494 8677 8 A collection of Loryn Brantz s vibrant and relatable Jellybean Comics about her everyday experiences as a ladyHome manicure tips, awkward seduction techniques, scoping out the snack table, and most important

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Why I Am Not a Feminist: A Feminist Manifesto

Why I Am Not a Feminist: A Feminist ManifestoAre you a feminist Do you believe women are human beings and that they deserve to be treated as such That women deserve all the same rights and liberties bestowed upon men If so, then you are a feminist or so the feminists keep insisting But somewhere along the way, the movement for female

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The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)

The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read She must lie on her back once a month and pray that the Commander makes

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The Feminine Mystique

The Feminine MystiqueLandmark, groundbreaking, classic these adjectives barely do justice to the pioneering vision and lasting impact of The Feminine Mystique Published in 1963, it gave a pitch perfect description of the problem that has no name the insidious beliefs and institutions that undermined women s

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