If a woman feels slighted in the most insignificant way, society has people (mostly men) falling over themselves to defend her honor.
Today, my fear really needs you, and it needs you on my side.
Hollywood is flocking with White Feminists who range from annoying to problematic to downright toxic.
I don’t know what I expected when I told the people closest to me. A rainbow cupcake? Nothing prepared me for people’s feelings of anger, disbelief and betrayal.
There’s more to the story; there’s a dark side to equality.
2. Realize (mid-way through your freshman year at liberal arts college) that girls don’t like it when you grab their boobs when you’re drunk at parties.
Is monogamy not real or are my friends just a little promiscuous? Let’s look at some data.
I am more boldly, more vulgarly harassed when I am stopped at a light or riding past a group of men than I have ever been walking around the city. I have never seen a male cyclist experience the vitriolic objectification that my lady friends and I receive.
The very nature of Hollywood and politics being raised at the Oscars is problematic because it minimizes how important these issues really are, and it downplays how much power these celebrities have to change it.
Memorial Day weekend is the perfect time to sit back, relax, and dig into the pile of unread books you’ve been meaning to get to — or, you know, to buy a whole new book to devour instead.