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Kim Kardashian West: Why I Don't Call Myself a Feminist

Originally posted 08/15/2016 12:05PM

When Kim Kardashian West is snapping her debate-sparking, Internet-exploding nude selfies, she doesn't wear any labels – not even feminist.

Kardashian West, 35, opened up about the topic in a personal essay posted Monday on her website and app titled "Why I Don't Label Myself a Feminist."

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Mom Who Feared She'd Be Judged for 'Exposing' Herself Creates Photo Project to Support Breastfeeding Moms

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Mom Who Feared She'd Be Judged for 'Exposing' Herself Creates Photo Project to Support Breastfeeding Moms

Originally posted 08/11/2016 09:30AM

Photographer Leilani Rogers founded the Public Breastfeeding Awareness Project in 2013 to normalize the act of women nursing in public, after experiencing her own discomfort with it.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Breastfeeding
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Chrissie Hynde Dismisses Madonna, Doesn't 'Have an Opinion' on the Kardashians and Says Sexism in Music Is a 'Myth'

Chrissie Hynde Dismisses Kardashians and Madonna, Weighs in on Feminism: 'You Gotta Be So Careful with What You Say Now'

Originally posted 08/10/2016 10:45AM

Chrissie Hynde is a woman of many convictions – but she'll stand by them, whether popular, controversial or otherwise.

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Grown Man Gets Reprimanded by His Mother After He Shamed Another Woman Breastfeeding at a Public Pool

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Grown Man Gets Reprimanded by His Mother After He Shamed Another Woman Breastfeeding at a Public Pool

Originally posted 08/10/2016 10:05AM

Tanja Krstic Radusinovic was breastfeeding her 9-month-old son at a pool when she was approached by a man who asked her to stop, even though she was covered by a towel.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Breastfeeding
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President Obama on the Importance of Being a Feminist Father to His Daughters: 'Now That's What They Expect of All Men'

President Obama on the Importance of Being a Feminist Father to Daughters Malia and Sasha: 'Now That's What They Expect of All Men'

Originally posted 08/04/2016 08:20PM

Move over, Justin Trudeau – it's time for President Barack Obama to have his feminist moment in the spotlight.

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Mormon Couple's Marriage Stronger than Ever After Transgender Transition: 'Love Is Bigger than Gender'

Mormon Couple's Marriage Stronger than Ever After Transgender Transition: 'Love Is Bigger than Gender'

Originally posted 07/19/2016 02:20PM

For more than five decades, Art Rice lived with a secret unknown to parents, schoolmates, Air Force comrades or family – she's transgender.

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Dad Eats Under Blanket as a Statement About Breastfeeding: 'Something So Beautiful Has Been Tainted by Society'

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Dad Eats Under a Blanket to Show 'Partners Need Our Support with Nursing'

Originally posted 07/12/2016 10:15AM

Brock Smith was out to eat with his wife Lauren and two young children, when his 2-month old daughter started getting fussy about having to be breastfed underneath a blanket.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Breastfeeding
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Woman Starts FabUplus Magazine to Show Women Sizes 16 and Up 'They're Valued Regardless of Size'

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Woman Starts FabUplus Magazine to Show Women Sizes 16 and Up 'They're Valued Regardless of Size'

Originally posted 07/08/2016 04:35PM

At 5'3" and 245 lbs., Shannon Svingen-Jones is extremely active, running 20 kilometers a week, finishing triathlons and eating healthy. But she couldn't find a fitness magazine on the newsstands that she could actually relate to.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Body shaming

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Emily Ratajkowski Poses Nude for Harper's Bazaar, Says There Shouldn't Be Just One 'Ideal' Body

Originally posted 07/07/2016 08:00AM

Emily Ratajkowski isn't afraid to show a little skin.

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Oprah Winfrey Delivers Empowering Speech at Essence Fest Debut: 'The Magic Is to Surrender to God's Dream for You'

Originally posted 07/03/2016 10:55AM

Oprah Winfrey brought back some of her talk show magic at the Essence Fest in New Orleans on Saturday, inspiring the crowd with a speech intended to help women of color achieve their dreams.

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Filed Under: Feminism, Oprah Winfrey

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