I was paging through a fashion magazine this week and happened to glance at a young woman standing in tree pose. It was an advertisement for yoga attire but it told a snippet of the story of the young woman. 1,897 more words
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Today we have an amazing piece from Marina Brafa who writes for Fem Film Fans.
LITTLE GIRLS WITH DREAMS BECOME WOMEN WITH VISION.
One of the blogs I follow is the Youth Services Association. Whenever I start to feel down about the state of the planet and our fellow citizens, I hop over to this site and I am uplifted by the zeal of the children for creating a bright future for us all. 639 more words
“We can have feminist icons, but the real heroines are just quietly doing what is needed.” Osyth
I live in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania metropolitan area and was horrified and relieved to see the successful emergency landing of a Southwest plane last week at our airport. 1,239 more words
I’d been meaning to read The Refrigerator Monologues for a while, and I finally did. It’s like the Vagina Monologues, but for comic book women who’ve been… 702 more words
“Bitches bite back. And men hate that. Society hates that.”
Izzy O’Neill is an aspiring comic, an impoverished orphan, and a Slut Extraordinaire apparently. Izzy never expected to be eighteen and internationally reviled, but when photos involving her, a politician’s son, and a garden bench emerge, the trolls set out to take her apart.558 more words