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Thursday, January 28, 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016

YOU ARE AMAZING

 You are Amazing! 
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VIA NY TIMES

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From the article:

"FOR most of her career, Hillary Clinton suffered for being a feminist.

Retaining her last name helped cost her husband the governorship of Arkansas in 1980 (after that, she became a Clinton). She was mocked in 1992 for saying she wouldn’t be “some little woman standing by my man,” and for asserting, “I suppose I could have stayed home and baked cookies and had teas, but what I decided to do was to fulfill my profession.”"

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Wednesday, January 20, 2016


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PLEASE VOTE FOR DRESSING ROOM 8!

 
 Good Morning, 
 
I am excited to share with you that I have entered into a contest, and I would love your support in this endeavor. 

I started Dressing Room 8 (http://www.dressingroom8.com/) to help women tap into the empowering effects of fashion so that they can develop their own sense of style and achieve self-fulfillment and body acceptance. Through coaching, public speaking and blogging, I hope to spread the message that anyone can achieve long-lasting joy in their lives.  

However, I need your help to achieve this dream! If possible, can you vote for me to win this contest at: http://championship.score.org/entry/9971833?=f5zl1m. You can keep voting until February 12th!

I truly appreciate your support! Have a wonderful day!  

XOXO

Natasha Nurse

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016

THE CURVY PODCAST INTERVIEW YOU CAN'T MISS

Happy Monday! The Curvy Podcast​ interviews Dressing Room 8​! - you can check out the full podcast interview here:

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE!

Thursday, January 14, 2016

FINDING THE PROFESSIONAL YOU WITH YONA NEW YORK

Are you happy with your professional curvy wear? You can find the new professional you in the new year! Read More HERE!


XOXO

Natasha

Friday, January 8, 2016

This is great.


Shared with you by Laura.

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Thursday, January 7, 2016

LOOKING FOR HIGH QUALITY WIDE-CALF BOOTS?


Happy Thursday! Looking for High Quality Wide-Calf Boots? Get to know Boots By Pamela in Dressing Room 8's new post! 
 
XOXO 
 
Natasha
 
 

UPCOMING EVENT

You are invited to Planned Parenthood of Nassau County's Roe v. Wade 43rd Anniversary Celebration!





Start the year out right in your commitment to reproductive rights and justice! Join Planned Parenthood of Nassau County in celebrating the 43rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade on January 28th. PPNC will be hosting a screening of the student produced documentary "The Provider", a film about the experiences of a traveling abortion provider in Dallas, Texas (further details on the film included below). The evening will include refreshments and a discussion following the film with the filmmakers and a Planned Parenthood health professional.

The event will be held at our Hempstead health center located at 540 Fulton Ave and will run from 6-8pm.To RSVP, please email ppnc@ppnc.org. 

See you there!


P.S Have you registered for our Day of Action in Albany yet? Click here to reserve your spot on the bus to take action and speak with your representatives on January 25th! Have questions about our Day of Action? Please email us at ppnc@ppnc.org.


About "The Provider"

The Provider follows traveling abortion provider, Dr. Shannon Carr, as she travels to work in Dallas, Texas to perform legal and safe abortions despite the vigorous anti-abortion stigma. In 2013, a Texas bill named House Bill Two (HB2) was passed which effectively closed down nearly two thirds of the state’s abortion clinics. These laws have become the biggest threat to women’s healthcare since before Roe vs. Wade.

The Provider examines these laws by telling the stories of those most affected by them. Dr. Shannon Carr travels every week from New Mexico to Dallas to one of the few clinics remaining in Texas. When asked why she continues to provide in a very hostile environment, Dr. Carr responded, “It is the stories that drive us.” Dr. Carr chooses to work in this area to help the women who need it most. It is the stories or life circumstances behind every patient that pushes Dr. Carr to continue to provide abortions, fight against legislation, and stigma surrounding abortion doctors.


Tuesday, January 5, 2016

4 WEEK SATURDAY CLASS ON FEMINISM


BCRW-Black

This course approaches the politics of marginal subjects through the work of women thinkers, writers, characters, actors, and artists. These figures confront the logics of colonialism, capitalism, racism, fascism, and patriarchy by thwarting the voices, loves, fates, destinies, and narratives conferred to them within these systems, as well as within those discourses that seek to liberate them. Notions of speech, disorder, pathology, trauma, romance, desire, repulsion, and faith will be central to approaching the trenchant critiques and rearticulations of state, society, and politics that emerge in the texts we study. We will work within multiple genres, including theoretical texts, novels, and film in a space of close reading and intimate intellectual consideration.

We will not consider femininity or the female body to be an a priori, an already known or knowable “object” of political work. Instead, we will follow these texts into the lifeworlds of capitalism, colonialism, liberalism, and imperialism inscribed on all our bodies and subjectivities—some more than others, to be sure—to the politics they ask of us. A key goal of the course will be to demonstrate that considering political experience and judgment cannot merely involve the aggregation of different perspectives from discrete lenses of race, class and gender; it is necessary to address what these forms of subjections share, as well as where they diverge. Readings will draw upon the work of, Hannah Arendt, Ingeborg Bachmann, Lauren Berlant, Helene Cixous, Denise DaSilva, Assia Djebar, Silvia Federici, Nancy Fraser, Ranjana Khanna, Catharine MacKinnon, Catherine Malabou, Hortense Spillers, Gayatri Spivak, Simone Weil, and Sylvia Wynter.

Held Saturdays, 2 - 5pm
Starts January 30th, 2016
Lasts 4 weeks
Costs $315

HOW CREATIVE ARE YOU WITH FASHION?


You can think outside of the box with Always For Me!

Check out the new post HERE!

XOXO

Natasha