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Color on the Cover: Ms. Magazine Says Barack Obama is a Feminist


The special inaugural issue of Ms. Magazine displays a photoshopped image of President-Elect Barack Obama performing a Superman-like stripping of his suit to reveal a T-shirt that reads: “THIS IS WHAT A FEMINIST LOOKS LIKE.”

But feminists are pissed—and the feminist magazine says the concept came from Obama himself who proclaimed: “I am a feminist.”

Ms. adds that Obama “ran on the strongest platform for women’s rights of any major party in American history.” But detractors says why must a male superhero rescue feminism? Can’t women do it themselves?

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