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Sticky Benevolent Sexism

It happened weeks ago, after the Women’s March. Since then there have been many more marches and many more protests but I can’t stop thinking about this experience I had right after participating in that first one. 691 more words

Gender Politics

Hang in there!

Life is hard. Activism is hard. Sometimes you drag it, sometimes it drags you.

Dig in your heels. Draw your lines; don’t let the fight drag you across them. 17 more words

Inspiration

The path of least resistance

Isn’t it great to abandon ourselves to carefree spontaneity. This is where we can fulfil our desires. We shouldn’t try, we should just do. Trying already holds the notion of failure. 227 more words

Forever in Denial

You may live forever in your denial.
But it doesn’t mean they don’t exist.
The truth may play games for a while.
But in the end what you resist will persist. 56 more words

Poems

Just a quick reminder about how badassly powerful we are

Last Friday, 45 pulled his disastrous excuse for a healthcare bill after learning he didn’t have the votes to pass it via a repeal of the Affordable Care Act. 457 more words

I Try

Chanukkah--Feast of Dedication

Illustration:  “Resistance,” by Marc Chagall, oil on canvas, 1937.

“‘ I and the Father are one.’ The Jews picked up stones again to stone him. Jesus answered them, “I have shown you many good works from the Father; for which of them are you going to stone me?” The Jews answered him, ‘It is not for a good work that we are going to stone you but for blasphemy, because you, being a man, make yourself God'” (John 10:30-33). 291 more words

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