Feminism · Politics

Old White Guys Make Decisions on Women’s Health: Or, What’s New?

One of the topics being discussed within the halls of the White House today in regards to the steaming pile of waste that is Trump Care was whether or not maternity care and mammograms are “essential” medical care and should be covered by all insurance policies. The first moment of “are you fucking kidding me”… Continue reading Old White Guys Make Decisions on Women’s Health: Or, What’s New?

Feminism · Immigration · Violence Against Women

I Will Not Be Afraid

With the Trump administration in power fear mongering is at an all time high. On any given day our fears are artfully directed towards xenophobic nonsense. Daftly, the right focuses on the rare crimes committed by “The Other”, whether that be undocumented immigrants, refugees, or just people of color in general. We need our guns because… Continue reading I Will Not Be Afraid

Childcare · Feminism

The Importance of Childcare within the Feminist Movement

Last night I watched the 2014 documentary “She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” and I found myself in tears. I felt so much pride watching the women who have gone before me fighting our persistent oppression with passion and grace. What I have today is the result of these brave women who went head to head with… Continue reading The Importance of Childcare within the Feminist Movement

Activism

The War on Protesting

According to The New York Times, 16 states have recently filed bills to toughen laws and punishments against protesters. There are already laws on the books that prohibit things such as vandalism, so tell me, what purpose does it serve to add more anti-protest legislation? Could it possibly be that our conservative majority wishes to further declaw… Continue reading The War on Protesting