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Feminism and femininity are not mutually exclusive

Feminism and femininity are not mutually exclusive. It is misogynistic to suggest that they are.

Sadly, women have learned to be ashamed and apologetic about pursuits that are seen as traditionally female, such as fashion and makeup. 400 more words

Reflections

Art

The end of art is peace.

Seamus Heaney

Quotes

Plants reduce stress and make people happier

    Adding just a few plants to a bare front garden can lower stress levels and help people feel happier, research suggests.

    Researchers introduced ornamental plants such as juniper, azaleas, clematis, lavender, daffodil bulbs and petunias into small bare front yards in economically deprived streets in Salford, Greater Manchester. 483 more words

    Reflections

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Reading is the key that opens doors to many good things in life.

    Reading shaped my dreams,

    and more reading helped me make my dreams come true.

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Quotes

    The purpose of reading

    It is not enough to simply teach children to read;

    we have to give them something worth reading.

    Something that will stretch their imagination,

    something that will help them make sense of their own lives, 18 more words

    Quotes

    Race relations in the US 55 years ago

    The year 2020 will be remembered for three things:  COVID-19, Black Lives Matter and the presidential election.  At this time, the first event we know much about, the last, very little.  267 more words

    Politics

    listen up

    funny
    how folks’ll comment
    on animal pics
    or pics of food
    yet they remain silent
    when a post
    strikes a BLM mood

    they ignore it… 80 more words

    Humanity