Femtastic Friday 1/8

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Welcome back everyone!  We hope your 2016 is off to a femtastic start!

Solange Knowles wrote a Teen Vogue cover interview about actress and activist Amandla Stenberg. Read a preview of it for your daily dose of magic.

White beauty standards can discourage and alienate young women and girls of color, especially in a society that teaches them to tie their self worth to their appearance.  Here is a list of 10 ways the beauty industry centers whiteness at te expense of women of color.

Looking for a pleasure read?  Check out these 15 queer/ feminist books being released in the next few months.

Join us next week as we kick off our Women at Work series with a panel discussion on Life as a Young Alum  Thursday 1/14 from 121pm in the WCC Main Lounge.

We hope you’ve had a great first week back, and remind you all to:

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[Gif of Miss Grotke from cartoon Recess.  She is standing in front of a chalkboard and pumping her fist.  The white text at the bottom reads “Fight the power!”]

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