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?
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
I’ve decided to take a page out of Breitbart’s own book and start posting weekly stories targeting a specific type of criminal I have particular disdain for. Every week I will post about various men who have murdered, assaulted, or raped women close to them in the last week or so. I don’t fear undocumented… Continue reading Violence Against Women: One
Yesterday I read a lot about “angry” and “irrational” women. I am so tired folks. I am so tired of having to qualify my emotions, of having them used as a weapon against me, of having them thrown back in my face by someone who freely flings the words “feminazi-libtard”at me. I refuse to be… Continue reading Angry, Irrational, Feminazi, Lib-tard
I’ve been struggling all day to decide on what to write today. How do you celebrate women in one little blog post? Do you focus on particular women? Do you run the risk of homogenizing women as a group and discuss our gender at large? I could be a real downer and write about the myriad… Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day!
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
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