Who is Inna Shevchenko?
Inna Shevchenko (Ukrainian: Інна Шевченко) is a Ukrainian feminist activist and the leader of international women’s movement FEMEN, which often demonstrates topless against what they perceive as manifestations of patriarchy, especially dictatorship, religion, and the sex industry.
What is the meaning of FEMEN?
Wikipedia. Femen. Femen (Ukrainian: Фемен), stylized as FEMEN, is a Ukrainian radical feminist activist group intended to protect women’s rights.
What is Sextremism?
Sextremism is female sexuality rebelling against patriarchy and embodied in the extremal political direct action events. Extremal nature of sextremism demonstrates intellectual, psychological and physical superiority of female activists from FEMEN over the bandogs of patriarchy.
Who is a famous feminist?
Famous first-wave feminists
- Mary Wollstonecraft. A feminist philosopher and English writer, Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) used her voice to fight for gender equality.
- Sojourner Truth.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
- Susan Brownell Anthony.
- Emmeline Pankhurst.
- Simone de Beauvoir.
- Betty Friedan.
- Gloria Steinem.
Is Lady Gaga an icon?
Lady Gaga became a pop icon because she made getting to the top of the music industry her priority. Her willingness to work as a songwriter first opened up the opportunities that turned her into a star.
What did Lady Gaga do for women’s rights?
This year she founded the Born This Way Foundation, a non-profit organization that focuses on youth empowerment, anti-bullying, self-confidence, and mentoring.
Shevchenko was born and grew up in Khmelnytskyi (in Ukraine ). Shevchenko (right) and Inna Shevchenko prepare for the 2010 Kyiv campaign. Anna Hutsol formed FEMEN in Kyiv on 10 April 2008, with her two friends from their hometown of Khmelnytskyi, Olexandra Shevchenko and Oksana Shachko.
What happened to Aleksandra Shevchenko?
People are finding this out the hard way: “Aleksandra Shevchenko, a 22-year-old blond Femen activists who has gone topless for the majority of Femen’s protests, left her native Khmelnytsky city to study economics in Kyiv. Now her parents regret letting her go – because of Femen.
Where did Shevchenko grow up?
Shevchenko was born and grew up in Khmelnytskyi (in Ukraine ). Shevchenko (right) and Inna Shevchenko prepare for the 2010 Kyiv campaign.
Who are Anna Hutsol and Alexandra Shevchenko?
Shevchenko made contact with two leading FEMEN activists Anna Hutsol and Alexandra Shevchenko (no relation) through the social networking site vKontakte and joined FEMEN early in 2009.