Feminista Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/11013 en Best Mother's Day gifts come from the heart: real mothers' stories http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/12/best-mothers-day-gifts-come-heart-real-mothers-stories And what was the original meaning of this celebration? Mother’s Day was initially a movement for mothers of fighting sons and husbands to rise up against the U.S Civil War. Somewhere along the line,...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/12/best-mothers-day-gifts-come-heart-real-mothers-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/12/best-mothers-day-gifts-come-heart-real-mothers-stories#comments Feminista Life Canada mothers Christy Turlington Burns Kim Truong mother's day history mothers day gifts Tatyana Olal Vancouver mothers Vanessa Saw Sun, 13 May 2012 04:59:00 +0000 Feminista 11699 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com "No Mothers Day" by Christy Turlington urges action over consumerism http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/11/no-mothers-day-christy-turlington-urges-action-over-consumerism In a time when Mother's Day has become a billion-dollar industry focused on Hallmark cards and gift-buying, Model Christy Turlington Burns challenges people to pull back and consider what it really...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/11/no-mothers-day-christy-turlington-urges-action-over-consumerism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/11/no-mothers-day-christy-turlington-urges-action-over-consumerism#comments Feminista Life Christy Turlington Christy Turlington Burns Kim Truong Mother's Day Mother's Day 2012 mother's day ideas motherhood No Mothers Day Tatyana Olal Vancouver mothers Vanessa Saw Fri, 11 May 2012 21:18:00 +0000 Feminista 11657 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Why I came out as a feminist http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/03/08/international-womens-day-why-i-came-out-feminist Announcing a new blog on being young, feminist and Canadian. VO's Feminista bloggers share their stories on International Women's Day. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/03/08/international-womens-day-why-i-came-out-feminist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/03/08/international-womens-day-why-i-came-out-feminist#comments Feminista Commentary Asian women Capitol Hill feminism lesbian man-hater Vancouver riots women's studies young feminist Fri, 09 Mar 2012 07:17:00 +0000 Feminista 11014 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com