Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Online Activism - It's Effective

As Jessica Valenti said, file this under complaints about online activism not accomplishing as much as "real" activism...

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Prissy Princesses




In an article in the Nation, Barbara Ehrenreich calls for a "[m]arch on Disney World with pitchforks held high!" to eradicate their princess scourge.

I say, nothing warms my feminist heart at the holidays more than campaigning to make sure that girls receive non-sexist gifts this season.

Via Feministing


Please note that as my M.A. thesis project is complete, the George Washington University is no longer overseeing research conducted in conjunction with this blog (effective June 2007 to present). The Informed Consent Materials created while this blog was under GWU's IRB oversight are still available for your information and the principles outlined in them are still being used as a general guide for my continued work.