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Call of the Wild

BY debbie in Feminizzle

"Yeah, it's objectifying and all, but you know, if I walked down the street and didn't have men looking me up and down and catcalling, I'd think, 'Boy I must really be getting old and dumpy'."So says 31 year old (and dumpy?) Jessica, on CNN.com's story posted today about catcalling. But even though she's the only one quoted who seemed to enjoy that kind of crap, the headline on the CNN.com story teases, "Hey baby! That catcalling is ... Read More

New contest on BUST.com!

BY Dawn in Feminizzle

Hey! Head over to BUST's Win Stuff  page for your chance to win a sexy swag bag from The Frisky!The Frisky, a new sex and relationships blog/webzine, is super-psyched to offer you a chance to win a goodie bag of awesomeness, including... The Frisky Tote Bag The Frisky Panties The Pierces' New CD: Thirteen Tales of Love and Revenge andsix AMAZING Books: * Kiki T's The Celestial Sexpot's Handbook:Astrological Tips for ... Read More
A BUST must! May 11th is Mother’s Day. Forget the flowers and sappy greeting cards. This year, change it up with a Mother's Day gift donation to Women for Women International. Founded in 1993, Women for Women International works to end the abuse women in war-torn regions around the world endure by helping them transform their lives. This is no hand-out. Women for Women International provides financial and emotional support, rights awareness and job ... Read More
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At Your Cervix

BY Dawn in Feminizzle

The documentary At Your Cervix explores the connection between the way medical and nursing students are taught pelvic exams and the reality that most women experience them as painful and disempowering. At Your Cervix breaks the silence around the unethical methods used by medical and nursing schools to teach students how to perform pelvic exams; the most egregious being on unconsenting, anaesthetized women. At the same time, the film highlights the ... Read More