Feminist Talk

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 16:15
5 December 2014

Women bloggers and journalists face frequent online harassment, cyberstalking and even physical violence. The more visible a woman is online, the more abuse she faces, and this violence aims to silence her.
 
We need women's voices in the media. We need women challenging gender norms and sexist depictions,...
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Mon, 12/01/2014 - 14:54
Today is World AIDS Day, which gives us a moment to stop and reflect on those lost to this virus, those living with it and those at risk. But this is an issue that deserves our attention year-round. Did you know that there are more women than men living with HIV? Or that women who experience physical violence... Read More
Thu, 11/27/2014 - 16:57
Sara Baker

I've been trying to interview women and girls for the documentation action that Take Back the Tech! announced. I've found it's more difficult than I anticipated, so I wanted to explore the reasons why because I think they are directly related to the theme of freedom of expression.
  • "I'm not sure I can speak to that."
Many of the women I speak to say they don't feel prepared to talk about the issue. They question... Read More
Tue, 11/25/2014 - 15:17
Today marks the International Day on the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Do you know the story behind it?

On 25 November, 1960, Patria, Minerva and Maria Teresa Mirabal were beaten and murdered by the henchmen of Rafael Trujillo, the dictator of the Dominican Republic, because they were involved in a movement to overthrow him. The sisters are known as 'the butterflies', or 'las mariposas'. You can find out more about their... Read More
Mon, 12/23/2013 - 22:11
dominemosTICMX

Del 25 de noviembre al 10 de diciembre, Dominemos la tecnología se unió a los 16 días de activismo en contra de la violencia de género con un enfoque importante pero poco abarcado: la relación entre la violencia de género y las TIC.

A lo largo de esta campaña, tuvimos distintos éxitos en México: un...

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Mon, 12/09/2013 - 14:41

This post comes from pelamutunzi and was originally published on World Pulse. It is part of the Day 15 action to write love letters against violence.

Dear Tino

From the first day I saw you I fell in love with you. It was such a joyous occasion with your beautiful eyes which you really wanted to open every time someone entered the room (we knew you were very intelligent...
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Mon, 12/09/2013 - 14:26
This post comes from lintajonera and was originally published on World Pulse. It is part of the Day 15 action of love letters to end violence, and it speaks to the importance of overcoming so that abusers cannot continue to control us long after abuse.     You are stronger than you give yourself credit for Reignite that fire within     This is not your destiny... Read More
Fri, 11/29/2013 - 01:54
dominemosTICMX

Del 25 de noviembre al 10 de diciembre, Dominemos la tecnología se une a los 16 días de activismo contra la violencia de género, que también se da en línea. Una forma de violencia contra las mujeres es hacerles pensar que no sirven para la tecnología; que su lugar está en profesiones más femeninas.

Por este motivo, aquí les presentamos a diez mujeres que, tan...

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Sat, 11/16/2013 - 17:45
editor

¡Dominemos la tecnología!
Toma el control de la tecnología para eliminar la violencia contra las mujeres
25 noviembre – 10 diciembre 2013
www.takebackthetech.net

¿Cuál es el límite entre lo privado y lo público? ¿Es el hogar? ¿El cuerpo? ¿Se trata de pensamientos, relaciones, o espacios? ¿Qué...

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Mon, 03/18/2013 - 12:32
apcerika

El 8 de marzo ¡Dominemos las TIC! recibió un regalazo para el Día Internacional de las Mujeres - una ola tremenda en Twitter exigiendo acciones en contra de la violencia contra las mujeres y niñas, incluyendo la violencia relacionada con la tecnología.

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