feminism

At its core, feminism is the simple conviction that women are equal to men in every regard, and should be treated as such.

What Happens After Rape?
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. And while the #MeToo movement gets a bad reputation for being “too feminist” (“too feminist” is a load of bullshit, if you ask me), I think that this movement ...
Alika Kuzikesa7 days ago
Thalia: Intro
She walked through the door, and the feeling of being watched crawled over her skin. Her hairs stood like a crown around her head, down her spine, immediately taking her back to her time trapped on th...
Hannah Orr8 days ago
TV Shows That Are Empowering Young Women to Take on the World
I don’t know about you but, I’ve spent the last five months binging on TV shows on Netflix and Stan, and I’m starting to see an emerging pattern. As a woman, I’ve always loved watching TV shows that m...
Hayley Dodwell8 days ago
If I Had a Little Girl the First Words I Would Teach Her Would Be [email protected]#k Off
Dame Helen Mirren she always gets it right with her words of wisdom to women. Her years of experience working, until recent years, in an extremely male dominant industry, gives her words power, knowle...
Kris Kris9 days ago
To All Men That Tell Women to Smile
Dear all men who think they are entitled to women's smiles, Stop. When we are sitting at a bar, casually scrolling through our phone, or just simply walking by, the last thing we want is a random man ...
Kate Quinn9 days ago
The Future of MeToo
Johnny Depp, it seems, has been vindicated in several areas of the "Court of Public Opinion." His lawsuit against his ex-wife Amber Heard, where he is suing her for no less than fifty million U.S. dol...
Mizani Wilson16 days ago
As a Woman/Young Lady Part 1
As a woman I feel like men should show more affection towards us. They always say we are emotional creatures, but in all honestly most of the time they treat us like everybody else. Rude, entitled, an...
Reigning Women24 days ago
Why I Love Being a Woman
Being a woman is perhaps one of the best things that have ever happened to me. When I think about my life, my childhood, and my ebbing young adulthood, I can't imagine wanting to be anything other tha...
Isabella Theresaa month ago
Women
Patriarchy is nothing new in this day and age—it has existed for centuries. But the mentality that resides in the minds of people to believe that men are superior to women is beyond me. For instance, ...
Catia conceicaoa month ago
Women United!
The union between modern women is becoming non-existent. Why such a continual struggle for women to promptly give up their personal empowerment between each other’s and wholly accept their imperfectio...
10 Reasons Why 2019 Is the Year of the Period (Yes, That One)
Menstrual cycles have been considered taboo for far too long, period. Think about it, talking about menstrual health was a topic that was done in hushed voices, often with a tinge of disgust. Women, w...
Madison Rheama month ago
Sexual Harassment
Throughout the history of the United States, government officials have spoken about filthy things forgetting about the idea of political correctness entirely. Current president, Donald Trump, when ref...
Ana Ja month ago
Happy International Women's Day
A few days late, but worth the wait. As an ode to us let’s honor International Women’s day through the Ted talk given by Trace Ellis Ross in April 2018. In Vancouver, Trace stood in the Ted conference...
Kirsten Nicolea month ago
What's so Wrong with Being a Feminist?
Yesterday was International Women's Day 2019! It is a day to reflect back on all the empowering women we know, we listen to, we inspire, and we applaud. I'm currently in my second year of university p...
Emily Fritza month ago
May We Know Them
I’ve started writing this on International Women’s Day. Every year, this day sets me back in my seat as I’m reminded of the strong, powerful, and fearless women that exist in this world. Each year, th...
10 Lies I Was Told By Society—And What I Now Know to Be True
I remember first hearing people at school use the term, “slut.” I didn’t fully understand why it was a slut, but it was made clear from the situation that it was not a word I wanted to be called. The ...
Nana Doughertya month ago
Why Women's Day Is Still Important Today
I often hear from my acquaintances of both genders that that feminism is outdated. That equality is achieved and even if not, it has nothing to do with systematic oppression of women. There are other ...
Reigning Womena month ago
Introducing Toni Harris: One of the World's First Woman to Receive A Scholarship for Football—Reigning Women
Okay, so as you all know I'm absolutely obsessed with women who do things outside of what is considered, "normal." When women break, no- demolish ceilings set in place by our patriarchal world, I comp...