Culture is a hard thing to break.
The new Vasagel birth control for men, which could be available in 2018, will significantly reduce the harm accrued by men’s lack of legal reproductive rights.
Joss Whedon is Topher Brink.
“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.” — Roseanne Barr
We put the people we respect up on a pedestal and we strip them of any qualities that we deem to be unvirtuous.
Here’s a wild thought: you’re a feminist. Now, before you all get sweaty/angry/offended by the big bad F word, let’s take a step back and re-examine why exactly the word “feminism” seems to elicit such defensive/terrified/sweaty responses in people.
“That message—that really homogenized, myopic message—that your sex is the thing that makes you valuable—that is your currency—that limits women’s choices.”
Obviously, apart from the fact that you don’t want to, which is reason enough. For those of you who may be sitting on the fence about the issue, here are five reasons why you will be glad to be sporting a full, glorious bush.
“Before I die, I want to be somebody’s favorite hiding place, the place they can put everything they know they need to survive, every secret, every solitude, every nervous prayer, and be absolutely certain I will keep it safe. I will keep it safe.”
When you call yourself a Boss Ass Bitch, you mean it. You’re not embarrassed. You’re not ridiculous. You know you’re a boss. Everyone else better recognize.