Women of Kuwait Win Again

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In Momentum, I wrote about the women of Kuwait using their blackberries and cell phones to email the Kuwaiti legislation in favor of full women’s suffrage. Much to the surprise of the men of Kuwait, laws allowing women the right to vote and the right to run for office were passed in the spring of [.]. Tags: Social Media blackberries Kuwait Rochelle Lefkowitz suffrage

Celebrating International Women’s Day

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There has been a burst of euphoria lately about the surge of social media-fueled feminist activism first around the Komen debacle, which catalyzed the Take Back the Pink effort, and this week’s protest of the even-for-him-over-the-edge misogyny of Rush Limbaugh.