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Discussion Nights

Violence against women as a men’s issue

On the 13th of June The Feminist Club Amsterdam is organizing a discussion night in collaboration with Emancipator. This night we will discuss violence against women as a men’s issue. We will ask the question, should violence against women be seen as a men’s issue, and what kinds of activism we might be able to […]

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art work

Feminist Artwork by Elisabeth Schön

Elisabeth Schön usually makes work centered around the theme of the marginalization of motherhood but since the US elections her work has become very political. Elisabeth works with photography, media images, collage, and embroidery and tends to combine those elements. You can follow her on Facebook and on Instagram. (you can click the images to see […]

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Discussion Nights

Abortion and activism

In the first week of April we had a discussion night on abortion. It was not the first time that we paid attention to this fundamental human right. We’ve had a discussion night on the topic back in October of 2016 and we organized a benefit for Women on Waves before that. Therefore we decided […]

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Announcements

Check it out: new and improved ABC’s

Hiya! We’ve just updated our ABC’s. This is a list of great must-read articles on all things feminist. Go check it out here!  If you know of any articles that should be added, or if a link is broken, let us know by sending an e-mail 🙂  

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Talks

Tirsa Talks: A Brief History Of Black Hair and the Natural Hair Movement

Tirsa is one of our wonderful members. Tirsa makes great youtube videos on feminism and related topics. We hope you’ll enjoy her video on black hair and the natural hair movement!

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opinion

LGBT+ and the Elections

This week we published an election advice on our website for the upcoming Dutch national elections. This advice was based on our manifesto and compared 13 political parties on six topics: Reproductive and parental rights Wage gap and (re)evaluation of ‘women’s’ work Freedom of dress Sexual intimidation and violence Racism and discrimination Sex work It was […]