When Barack Obama was sworn in as the new U.S. President, Americans made much of the fact that he was the country's first black Commander in Chief. In the same week, Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir took over as Prime Minister of the small (pop. 320,000) nation of Iceland, and became the world's first openly gay female head of government — and Icelanders hardly batted an eye.
Hell yes, sister! Her shirt says "This is what a radical Muslim feminist looks like."
"If you think women are crazy you've never had a dude go from hitting on you to literally threatening to kill you in the time it takes you to say 'no thanks.'" - Kendra Wella
Oooh, and this one's by Rosalarian! I follow her on tumblr. Shout outs to her, Escher Girls, and The Hawkeye Initiative for pointing out things wrong with women's portrayal in comics. "Exactly! #feminism"
"While female sexual empowerment is an important factor in the struggle to end rape, it will not succeed without corresponding shifts in how boys are taught to experience sexuality and gender." ~ Brad Perry [click on this image to find a short video and analysis of the appearance of rape humor on Prime Time television]