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Useful resources

Resources collected by feminists, for feminists. If you'd like to contribute to our collection please post to the community with your recommendation.

Basic info/answers on feminism

Finally, A Feminism 101 Blog
The Feminist Newbie Forum

Feminist blogs and communities

Feminist SF - The Blog!
The F-Word: Contemporary UK Feminism
Feminist Anti-Oppression Forum
A Womyn's Ecdysis
I blame the patriarchy
Yes means Yes (link added 2010-12-17)

Feminist theory, texts and reading lists

Feminist theory website
The feminist sf canon
Steve's Ultimate Reading List for Liberals
Book Summaries
Suggested Readings for Black Feminists
Tutorials for change: gender schemas and science careers
Fawcett Society: The issues (List of current feminist issues and factsheets from the Fawcett society

Male privilege

The Male Privilege Checklist: An Unabashed Imitation of an Article by Peggy McIntosh
How Not To Be An Asshole: A Guide For Men
Men who explain things
Privilege Is Driving a Smooth Road And Not Even Knowing It

Racism and white privilege

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack (link updated March 09 when I noticed old link had died)
An Open Letter to the White Feminist Community
Beyond White Guilt
How to Suppress Discussions of Racism
On Facing Your Bias, Owning Your Prejudice, and Allies
Cartoon: White Lies
And BINGO was his name-O!
Racialicious blog

Size acceptance

Shapely prose Archives only, no longer posting new content, link last checked on 2010-12-17)
Big Fat Blog
First, Do No Harm: Real Stories of Fat Prejudice in Healthcare


Questioning Transphobia (link updated 2010-11-01)
Bad questions with Calpurnia Adams (link checked 2010-11-01)
Feminist and trans Ryan, a transman, reflecting on how his transitioning has affected his views on feminism (link checked 2010-11-01)
Complicity A blog about Liberty and Equality (link added 2010-11-01)