Ann J. Simonton & Activism Archive

Sports Illustrated Retrospective of Swimsuit Covers Woman Warrior 25th Anniversary Issue Women of the Year Simonton shaves Hair Ms. Magazine Using Consumer Boycott for Social Change Throwing in the Towel by Bruce Horovitz Los Angeles Times, Business San Francisco Examiner Miss American Shows Her Age Protests and Scandals lessen popularity From Ms. Magazine Miss Steak & other...

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Reclaiming Humanity Video

[flashvideo file=video/humanity.mp4 /] Imagine a world where half of all the media images of females portrayed them as hard working, respected leaders rather than showing them on their backs with their legs open? Help Media Watch teach the need to recognize everyone’s humanity by making a tax-deductible donation to our educational non-profit today. We also take Paypal. Love is all we...

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“Comfort” Women Audio

Grace Kim, Jennii Le and Jill are interviewed on this radio show about how they incorporated their original writings on “comfort” women into a section of Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues.  So called,”Comfort,” women were forced to sexually service Japanese soldiers during WWII. These moving and original writings stand alone as spoken word. This interview was...

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