ES: lookathispussy is an Instagram project that features a combination of original and crowd-sourced, visually euphemistic content, alongside original captions that cover a variety of feminist topics in a humorous way. We receive around 20 submissions per day via Instagram DM. CJ: Simply put, 'pussy' was the preferred word for vagina for both of us. The terminology needed to have a broad definition that didn't feel infantilizing or too crude. ES: It felt the most natural to us, it's a bit edgy but not filthy. It has a kind of a universally pleasing and funny tonality.
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Story highlights Author Naomi Wolf says recent controversies reveal biased views toward women's bodies The Pussy Riot trial and Arab Spring protests showed women stripped of autonomy Women's bodies are battlegrounds used to wage culture wars, Wolf says It's scandalous when women take ownership of their own bodies, Wolf contends. It seems as if we are in a time of unprecedented struggle over the meaning of women's bodies and sexuality. Controversy is swirling about an American University professor who breast-fed a baby in class ; topless photos of Kate Middleton have been released ; and a Time magazine cover showing a mother breast-feeding her toddler sparked even more tittering in May. It is not just the breast that is contested: Pussy Riot, the punk band, was sentenced to two years in a Russian prison after a staged performance in which they did high kicks that showed too much of their bodies. They tried, from prison, to explain "what pussy meant" and "what riot meant. Michigan representative Lisa Brown got into hot water -- and fought back -- for using the words 'my vagina' in the Michigan statehouse. Michigan women supported her by standing in front of the statehouse with a giant "V" symbol and spelling out the words 'VAGINA' in pink letters.
The young women on a mission to reclaim the word 'pussy'
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Like, the putty colored computer tells you this is old, the smoking I guess was still ok in advertisements… nah… I swear that looks more like a picture from Hustler or something. With a stocked bar and a sinkfull of dishes. It was August and it was HOT.