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Dr. Bean is an Associate Professor of English at Marshall University, specializing in Gender Studies, Film and Drama. She is the author of "Post-Backlash Feminism: Women and the Media Since Reagan/Bush" (McFarland & Co. 2007). She is Women and Media editor for OpEdNews.com and hosts her own blog on mid-life and feminism at kelliebean.com.

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26 Articles, 2 Quick Links, 12 Comments, 2 Diaries, 0 Polls

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Monday, March 15, 2010      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Women Need Healthcare Reform--Now! The current healthcare proposal--including the Medicare Option--is a good start to getting women the healthcare they need and deserve.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
ESPN's Storm: Kornheiser's Tempest in a Tea Pot A small media hubbub has erupted this week after one of her colleagues, the always noxious Tony Kornheiser, recently tore into Storm on air for the clothes she was wearing that day.

Wednesday, February 17, 2010 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
When Murder is Academic: A Brief Tutorial on Academic Life Academe is the "real world" in small, pressurized form that can be misery-makingI wouldn't harm my colleagues, cannot understand what Amy Bishop did to hers. But I do understand academic frustration that grows out of the invisible forces that seem to control our destinies and the way academics tend to be maligned and misunderstood in the larger culture and media.

Sunday, February 7, 2010 (15 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Sarah Palin: Talk Talk Talkin' Revolution Her politics of plain truck-drivin' folks become increasingly transparent, and a down right reckless. This week she called for a "revolution," and asked her audience to join her. Again, gleeful in her ignorance, Ms. Palin seems not to know that historically citizens suffer, kill and die when conducting a revolution. Let's hope, for her sake and those following her, that she can't talk a real revolution into existence.

Sunday, January 3, 2010 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Let 2010 be The Year We Loved our Bodies Lets stop pathologizing women's bodies and start loving them. Reject industries designed to teach us to hate how we look.

Monday, September 21, 2009 (7 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Tenured Aggression: Academic Incivility in the New Media The American Academy is a sexist world, and women like my friend and I must consistently lobby for themselves and their female students

Thursday, August 27, 2009      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
New Media Feminist Debate: Pornography "Of course we're going to disagree as grown, politically invested women, but to tear each other down in defense of pornography? Here we are eating each other alive, serving the larger culture's disrespect for us..."

Thursday, January 8, 2009 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Burden of Not Being Wrong, Again: Barbie's Perv Creator So, I read today that the designer of Mattel's Barbie doll was obsessed with sex. Seriously? We need a book-length study to tell us that?

Thursday, November 6, 2008 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Palin Legacy: Sexism in Reporting First, the Palin thing seems to have worked itself out for now. I no longer have to worry that War-Monger Barbie might end up President. Not to mention the man who grumbled and scowled his way through the campaign with her. Of course the media feeding frenzy has begun. And the glee with which they are celebrating Palin's personal failings is shameful. She was a bad pi

Tuesday, November 4, 2008      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The View from West Virginia--It's the Guns and Religion, Stupid! Why Appalachia must vote for Obama!

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
On the Campaign Trail with "Needless Markups": Why Palin's New Clothes Matter Why women should care about McCain bankrolling Palin's make-over.

Thursday, October 16, 2008 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Women's Health in Quotes John McCain gives away his true feelings about women and their health concerns in comment on abortion.

Tuesday, October 7, 2008 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Don't Hate Me Because I'm Beautiful The women beware women hostility encouraged by MSM coverage Palin. Time magazine claims women hate Palin because they are jealous.

Monday, September 29, 2008      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
They Get What They Deserve--And So Do We Bush supporters past and McCain/Palin supporters present have and will get what they deserve. Sadly, so will the rest of us.

Monday, September 8, 2008 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Just What America Doesn't Need: The Next Mother-in-Chief Americans don't want a mommy-in-chief. All of us, particularly women, need a qualified leader

Monday, September 1, 2008      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Psst! McCain: Your Posturing is Showing McCain posturing as caring would-be President as Gustav weakens.

Friday, August 22, 2008 (8 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Year of the Butt: Olympic (Un)Coverage Body-conscious coverage of female athletes at the Olympics.

Friday, July 18, 2008 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Satire Ain't Pretty: Hubbub at The New Yorker Satire is an effective political tool. Reaction to The New Yorker cover suggests it's also tricky to use.

Thursday, June 5, 2008 (7 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Our Hillary Lesson The import of Hillary's historic run cannot be overstated for women.

Tuesday, April 29, 2008      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Media, Rape and the Boys of Iraq Rape in the US military not covered by MSM. Old boys club culture drives media indifference and violence against US women serving in the Middle East.

Saturday, April 5, 2008      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Women, Media and Progressive Politics A week ago today I was in Cambridge, Massachusetts, attending the Women, Action and Media conference sponsored by The Center for New Words at MIT.

Friday, March 21, 2008 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Sexist Language, Not just for the Right Wing Anymore New "women in media" topics editor discusses sexist language of commentary on Spitzer scandal.

Thursday, February 28, 2008      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Politics of Hate, I Mean, Race How long can the Right wing continue overt racism with no backlash?

Friday, April 20, 2007      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Dishonoring the Dead George II failed to respect students murdered at Virginia Tech. His love of violence, guns and power.

Thursday, November 2, 2006 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Why We Watch; News as Adult Entertainment Toxic conservative news coverage appeals on the same level as pornography. This is especially true of images of women in reporting.

Sunday, June 11, 2006      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
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