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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...

Jenna Busch Comikaze Expo Panel Schedule — Come Say Hello!

Hey Legion! Jenna Busch here! I’ve got my schedule for Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo all ready to go! Are you going? Make sure you come say hello! Friday, October 31 at 5 pm: Geeks Get Published and Paid — Room 301B Panelists:Patty Jean Robinson, Dr. Travis Langley (Batman and Psychology), Jenna Busch (Legion of Leia), Chris Gore...

Today in Allies: Aziz Ansari on Feminism

Today in allies, Aziz Ansari schools David Letterman’s audience on feminism and explains why you are a feminist, even if you don’t use the word. “My girlfriend has influence on me,” he said. “She’s a big feminist. That made me think about those kinds of issues. I’m a feminist as well. Any feminists out...

Today in Allies: 15-Year-Old Boy’s Wonderful Letter in Support of Gender Equality and Emma Watson’s HeForShe Campaign

You know, it’s wonderful to be able to report things like this. It gives me hope. 15-year-old British schoolboy Ed Holtom wrote a letter to the Telegraph in response to Emma Watson’s incredible speech at the United Nations on feminism and her HeForShe Campaign. It ran this past Sunday and has been praised widely on social media...

Today in Allies: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Explains Why He’s a Feminist, Colin Ferguson and Misha Collins Raise Money to Stop Sex Trafficking

Today I’ve got two stories for you about allies, those guys who support us. I thought it might be nice to hear a little good news for a change. First up, Joseph Gordon-Levitt was interviewed by The Daily Beast and explained why he’s a feminist. “Coming out against the label? Wow. I guess I’m not aware of that. What that...