feminism

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

Tiffany Lopes6 months ago
A Culture of Female Victimhood
This is a man's, a man's, a man's world. The famed lyrics from James Brown echo with today's headlines and feminist chants about the wage gap and catcalling, among other issues which tell women they'r...
Morgan E. Westling6 months ago
Reasons You Should Marry a Feminist
Whether you are male or female, there are many reasons why you should marry a feminist. The key to a happy marriage includes common values, an equal partnership, mutual respect, and a solid friendship...
Cieaf Abualdahab6 months ago
The Monstrous Other: Uneducated/ing Women in Islam
The Monstrous Other. Firstly, we must understand what is an "other." An other is a taboo or a grossly under talked about subject that affects a particular group of people. Others are usually sensitive...
ovaryactivist LW6 months ago
Catcalling: The Experience of It and the Movement That Follows
I had my first experience with catcalling at age 12, on my way to a Halloween party dressed as a cat. My friend and I were walking past a pub and we didn't know that the way we were dressed was prime ...
Sherry Campbell7 months ago
The Issue with ‘Feminist’ Men
Can men be feminists? Yeah, but some feminist men unfortunately do not use their label as a feminist for good. Instead, they use gender equality to hide their true abusive intentions. Though this is n...
Natalie Ayala7 months ago
Eve Evolved
Ever since the first woman was created, we have been evolving through time. So much has changed for us since we took that first bite, and when I say we, I mean that as a whole I feel that women are al...
Micky Thinks7 months ago
Flavors
No matter a person’s race, religion, sexuality, or socioeconomic background, they cannot escape stereotypes. Every person experiences them in some regard. Some face them at much harsher extremes than ...
Callie McKinney7 months ago
What We’ve Learned
Don't do this and don't do that. That's all we ever hear growing up. You can't go here and you can't go there. It's too late for that and it's just too dangerous for you. Why? We ask. Because you're a...
Lizzy Mae7 months ago
Feminist Versus Femi-Not
Feminist Versus “Femi-Not” The Feminist Majority Foundation and the Eagle Forum discuss similar topics like assault, a woman president, and women in combat. However, their ideas about the topics are v...
Caroline Brown7 months ago
The Degradation of the Feminist Movement
The feminist movement used to be a force for good. It was a way for women to fight oppression and have their voice heard. Recently, within the past decade or two, the movement has changed into somethi...
esthatee .7 months ago
Silence
We’ve all heard the phrase "Silence is golden," its full version being: "Speech is silver but silence is golden." Until recently I didn’t think much of this saying, but now I beg to differ, and I’ll t...
Valerie Holt7 months ago
Worldwide Outrage Over Neomasculine Misogynist Anti-Feminist Blogs and Articles
An online men’s rights activist group has caused a worldwide uproar due to a quote regarding their stance on rape: "I propose that we make the violent taking of a woman not punishable by law when done...
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Mama Gillman7 months ago
Is New Wave Feminism Really Feminism?
To begin, feminism is commonly interpreted as women being considered equal to men in the eyes of society. The question I am asking is isn't it more important for women to be equal amongst each other f...
ovaryactivist LW7 months ago
Walmart Succumbs to Pressure from Conservative Lobbyists Who Twisted Meaning Behind #Metoo Movement in an Attempt to Justify Removing Cosmopolitan from Checkout Stands
"Walmart removes Cosmopolitan from checkouts as conservative lobbyists celebrate" Walmart removed Cosmopolitan form checkout stands, following pressure from The National Centre on Sexual Exploitation....
Natasha Doster7 months ago
Empowering Strong Women
I'm 30 years old. I know exactly who I am. I am proud of all my accomplishments at my age. I have a beautiful house, car, daughter, and I'm retired. No one can ever tell me that I depend on a man. I h...
Hugh MacGillivray7 months ago
And Valerie, So Over It
People around the world are struggling to come to terms with what appears to be a giant pratfall for mankind. After years of progressive politics, the bugle klaxon to stop and march backwards seems to...
Amy Johnson7 months ago
She Said, "Me Too."
Part of me had no desire to destroy his reputation. Except maybe that's not possible if I tell my side of the story. It shocked me the number of women who decided to defend his point of views. Actuall...
Chica Reyass8 months ago
Inspiring Feminist Quotes
Inspiring feminist quotes are a big part of my life. Sometimes I use them without even realizing it because what it means to be a woman is to confront a society rigged against you. That's especially t...