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Woman Noir: Black Women in Media

When coming up with an idea for my activist project I thought about what kinds of ideas and issues I am passionate about. Since we are in the age of technology I knew that I wanted to do a social media based project. 563 more words


Activist Project: Am I An Activist?

In early March I attended the National Young Feminist Leadership Conference. There I networked, learned how to utilize media in activist campaigns, and gained more knowledge about discourse. 367 more words


The Cult Of The Sanitary Bin

Initially, the title was a spontaneous “for fuck’s sake”, changed only to avoid click-baiting.

Remember that sitcom, Married With Children, in the 90’s, when the mere concept of MRAs as a reaction to feminism was a funny exaggeration? 1,957 more words

Social Engineering

Lindy West: Shrill, Fierce and Fighting Back

When: Wednesday, May 25 at 7:30pm
Where: Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Ave
Cost: $5, buy tickets here

Freedom of expression combined with the vast scale of the internet can be a beautiful thing, spawning artistry, social awareness, collaboration, humor, and even revolutions. 113 more words

Author/Book Event

Woman Is Not Anonymous by Vanessa Rivera de la Fuente

Lately I have been reflecting on this quote of Virginia Woolf: “For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.” Here she points out the deliberate invisibilization of women’s contribution in all areas of human endeavors. 1,000 more words


Suggestion Tuesday

As this is the week my dear sister is intervening in public bathrooms at her high school, I thought it would be apt to share an article from… 285 more words

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