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Legion of Leia’s Jenna Busch Talks to Heineman Middle School About Women in STEM and Feminism

Hey Legion! Jenna Busch here. Since I started the site last May 4th, the thing that has meant the most to me is getting to speak to kids about why we exist and why geekdom and fandom is important for both men and women. I recently wrote a story about the representation of women and girls in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers...

Emma Watson Named Feminist Celebrity of 2014

Today Ms. Foundation for Women announced that Harry Potter star Emma Watson has been named the Feminist Celebrity of 2014. She received the most votes in a survey conducted by the Ms. Foundation, in partnership with Cosmopolitan.com. After her fantastic speech about feminism to the United Nations earlier this year, it’s no wonder. The top...

Watch Our ‘Feminism: Dealing With the New F-Word in Geek Culture’ Panel From Comikaze!

Hey Legion! At this year’s Comikaze Expo, we decided to address the elephant in the room on our panel “Feminism: Dealing With the New F-Word in Geek Culture.” The panel was moderated by Geek Girl Authority‘s Audrey Kearns and the panelists included myself, GGA’s Claudia Dolph, Badass Digest‘s Devin Faraci...