It’s virtually impossible for anyone with a vagina to avoid being judged for her personal appearance. Males, on the other hand, tend to skirt such dissection — by way of having penises, presumably.
There are a few basic struggles I think pretty much all of my 20-to-30-something female peers working in an office environment can relate to. Correct me if I’m wrong.
It is literally impossible to scroll through any Facebook news feed and not be bombarded with selfies, woe is me/look at me statuses and pathetic cries for attention from half the women in your friend list.
Give her the openness and tools she needs to explore who she is, determine her own desires, and find her own footing in this world.
Women can physically abuse men. The ones that take it fear retaliating because it will send them to jail. The US justice system isn’t too kind to men when it comes to domestic abuse.
Some of them are really obvious and not-at-all subtle.
It is highly recommended that you step off your Pussy Riot pedestal prior to reading this article.
“What is feminism really?” you ask in your article. That’s a good question, and one that everyone probably has different answers to nowadays. But I think, overall, the best and truest one can be summed up into a phrase I saw on a T-shirt recently: feminism is the concept that women are people.
Androgyny in fashion is no new concept, but one conversation that hasn’t been broached as much as it should is that of cross-dressing and how this newfound acceptance of androgyny has affected its meaning.
This was surprisingly informative.