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Feminist Answering Machine: S▲MMUS is The Artist, Not The Girlfriend
Unfortunately, none of us were here at the Feminist Frequency Global Command Center when the call came in from the amazing rapper and producer S▲MMUS, who was calling to talk to Anita about experiences she has backstage at her own performances, where people often assume she’s someone other than the artist everyone is there to see. […]
Anita Explores Spotify HQ in Stockholm!
On a recent trip to Stockholm, Anita took a little time to visit the Swedish headquarters of Spotify. Accompany her on this casual jaunt to their colorful and inviting offices, featuring stairs to nowhere, shark ceilings, game rooms, and, of course, music memorabilia. Anita talks with Spotify’s Sara Fritzon about running the video talks and meetups that […]
FemFreq Fave Five: Ashley’s Picks for 2016
What a daunting task: twelve months, five moments or makings, at least one or two reasons as to why each truly spoke to me. But, here we go and here they are (in no particular order). 1. Lady Dynamite It was one heck of a year for stand-up comedians, was it not? I’m talking about Maria Bamford, […]
Five Creepy and/or Sexist Christmas Songs
You’ve heard them about a bagillion times before, and every December they are played over and over again, yup, it’s the same old Christmas and Holiday songs. But have you ever noticed that some of the lyrics can be just down right creepy? Check out this video for my Top 5 Creepy and/or Sexist Christmas Songs. […]
Kanye West’s Monster Misogyny
I really wish I hadn’t seen Kanye West’s leaked music video for his hit song Monster. I was horrified, furious, livid, angry, and sad; I actually didn’t even get through the whole video the first time I saw it.  The sexualized, eroticized, fetishized violence against women and sexist and racist stereotypes is nothing other then blatant misogyny and […]