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“SPARKing Change: Not Just One Girl At a Time” Deborah Tolman in the Huffington Post

| May 11, 2012

Check out the Huffington Post article by our SPARK partner, Deborah Tolman:

We hear all the time that we are in a post-feminist world. Where have all the feminists gone? Are they a dying breed? We have news for those either glad or worried about this post-feminism nonsense: the Internet has become ground zero for feminist activism. As co-founder with Lyn Mikel Brown of SPARK -- Sexualization Protest: Action, Resistance, Knowledge -- a movement-building initiative that is dedicated to challenging the sexualization of girls, we have joined with over 60 partner organizations to engage girls to be part of the solution rather than protected from the problem. It is through building community, coordination and communication online that we have been growing an intergenerational movement of girls and women working in common cause.

Read the full article here.