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Why Should We Invest in Girls' Education?

Originally published on The Huffington Post

In developing communities, there are three structural issues that prevent a girl from fulfilling her right to education: Her gender, her zip code, and her economic condition. 1,061 more words

Gender Equality

Marriage and Feminism

Since the whole engagement thing happened I’ve been thinking a bit about marriage and what it means. Traditionally it’s a very conservative institution with the father of the bride “giving her away” to another man (to love and own). 738 more words


The Problem with Double Standards

First thing’s first, I’m an equalist.

I have given up on the term “feminist“. I’ve now decided that I will label myself as an “equalist” because that is exactly what I want; total equality in all human beings. 696 more words

Solstice Satisfaction

Would you Pay $55,492 for a Potato Salad or $9000 for a Film?

So if you’re someone who likes to keep up to date with the goings on of the cyber world or someone who peruses the Kickstarter website looking for philanthropic or entrepreneurial enterprises to support, you probably would have stumbled onto Zack Danger Brown’s potato salad campaign. 867 more words

Saroeuth Matikainen

Gender Equality?

It’s hard being single as a female Christian.  I have to be the head of my own household.  I crave competent leadership, but I have to learn how to survive and thrive in an environment with no human leadership.   1,153 more words

Men's requests favored over women's for work-life balance

Women seeking a better work-life balance to make more time with their kids are criticized more than men who do the same, according to a new study… 240 more words


I love to complain about the media, but now I'll have to stop (maybe)

You’ll have heard me go on about ‘the media,’ as a uniform mass of malevolent goo (emphasis on the ‘male’). You’ll have heard me bang on about ‘content’ and how amazing it is ( 270 more words