In my experience, when you focus on yourself instead of on boys, your career flourishes, you flourish, and you learn. That doesn’t mean you can’t date boys along the way. By all means date, date assholes, learn from them but don’t ever stay stuck and don’t ever give up anything — your career, morals, and … More An Ode to Girls
http://www.webmd.com/baby/news/20010320/number-1-cause-of-death-in-pregnant-women-murder After reading the novel, “Men Explain Things to Me”, by Rebecca Solnit which I found funny and sarcastic and yet so truthful and gut wrenching– I was surprised to learn about many things I had not known prior. I am not reserved in my opinions but I also always go by facts and evidence … More Pro Choice or Pro Convenience? 64% of abortions are forced or coerced–usually by male partners or relatives
My take on this poem is that, a woman’s physical appearance shouldn’t determine her worth in society, but apparently it does and that’s the first thing that people notice. This speech is empowering and definitely resonates. We place more value on a woman’s beauty than on her personality, knowledge, wisdom, intellect, and choices. I … More “My Vagina is Already Vijazzled Enough”- A Feminist’s viewpoint on Olivia Gatwood & Megan Falley Poems
Featuring Gabriela Schumann and her friend who are beginners and yet seem to nail the sport effortlessly. This is a prelude to my next article about women in Sports and the huge disparity and sexism that goes with it. As a young 24-year-old woman myself, I found that I also want to pursue skate boarding … More Girls Can’t Skate, Right?
Gender. Male. Female. What roles are assigned thus? Since the dawn of the ancient Greco-Roman world and the beginning of the Patriarchal dominance over society, men have always been viewed to have been the breadwinners, powerful leaders, executors of action, and free to express their creativity in outlets such as writing, art,music, and theater without … More Gender Roles: Domestic duties, What roles do men and women take on today?
As a feminist in this day and age (2010’s) it’s hard not to face opposition from many men and unfortunately some women as well. Myself and other millennials of this generation are by no means exempt from sexism in our society. Many would call me idealistic and would advise me to turn the other cheek regarding … More Millennial Feminist Experiencing Sexism