If you have been reading for a while I’m about to confirm something you have probably noticed. If you’re new here, welcome! I’m glad you’re here and I’m glad you’re about to learn something new about me. Tackling current events is not something I normally do here, in a public space. It takes me so… Continue reading Homeland is a Feminist Issue
There is a podcast I've been aware of for some time, Stuff Mom Never Told You, that is fabulous but I've never been what you might call a religious listener. The amount of fabulous content created by the creators of the podcast was so immense that I felt overwhelmed and never really dove in. But,… Continue reading The Mommy Tax
What a week it's been! I was privileged to be the recipient of the "Metromorphosis" Award at work for leading with patience, perseverance, and good humor in the midst of change. Suddenly I find myself being reminded almost daily that I'm the most senior member of the team and it is both gratifying and uncomfortable.… Continue reading Leading Lady
Man, it has been a while since I've written anything "for fun." I recently turned in my last ever undergraduate paper for my Gender Studies degree and I am acclimating to being done with school. It's a weird sensation and I could probably talk about it for quite some time. However, today I have something specific that… Continue reading Canning and Feminism
Several months ago I read The Woman Identified Woman by the Radicalesbians. You can find the complete text here. It was written in 1970 by this group Radicalesbians. We don't know who specifically wrote it. A huge part of this is because it was a group effort. Another part was because many members of the group… Continue reading Woman Identified Woman
This morning as I was getting ready for my day I had the radio on in the bathroom. Our bathroom radio is always on 101.3 KDWB. I'm not crazy about it but I'm also to lazy to change the station. And once in a while they actually say funny things on the morning show. This… Continue reading That Girl is Cray?
I recently had an experience which I feel epitomizes an epidemic in the United States. This epidemic is not bacterial and it can't be treated with medical means. This epidemic is the disease of disrespect. Specifically, it if the disrespect of women and their intellect. This epidemic insults the intelligence of every woman. It makes it impossible… Continue reading Do we listen to women?