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Feminism

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Updated November 4, 2016

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Activism:

The Feminist Majority Foundation (FMF)

Dedicated to women's equality, reproductive health, and non-violence. In all spheres, FMF utilizes research and action to empower women economically, socially, and politically. The organization believes that feminists - both women and men, girls and boys - are the majority, but this majority must be empowered. 

INCITE! 

Women of Color Against Violence is a national activist organization of radical feminists of color advancing a movement to end violence against women of color and their communities through direct action, critical dialogue and grassroots organizing. 

National Organization for Women (NOW)

Dedicated to making legal, political, social and economic change in our society in order to achieve our goal, which is to eliminate sexism and end all oppression. 

Stop the War Machine 

Located in Albuquerque, NM, USA. This site was created to help organize the growing resistance movement. Information about upcoming rallies. 

UniteWomen  

UniteWomen.org is a national grassroots organization founded in February 2012 to protect and advance women's right in all areas of our lives across our lifespan. 

Women's History:

Distinguished Women, Past and Present 

This site has biographies of women who contributed to history in many different ways.

National Women's History Project 

An educational nonprofit organization. Their mission is to recognize and celebrate the diverse and historic accomplishments of women by providing information and educational materials and programs.

Women Studies Programs & Resource Centers:

Artemis Guide to Women Studies 

Links to women's studies programs in the United States. 

CreativeFolk 

Women's Resource Center and Women's Studies mailing lists (printable). 

UNM Women Studies Program 

(505) 277-3854. 

Theory & Research:

The Feminist Theory Website 

Research materials and information for students, activists, and scholars interested in women's conditions and struggles around the world. 

Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) 

A public policy research organization dedicated to informing and stimulating the debate on public policy issues of critical importance to women and their families. IWPR focuses on issues of poverty and welfare, employment and earnings, work and family issues, the economic and social aspects of health and safety, and women's civic and political participation. 

University of New Mexico Feminist Research Institute 

Dedicated to the production of scholarship on women, gender and sexuality and to the creation of intellectual community among feminist scholars at UNM. UNM has a large number of feminist faculty and graduate students, and the Institute offers an opportunity to meet and work with others both within and across disciplines.

Women's Studies Resources 

An extensive list of feminist theories