Post Tagged with: "Feminism"

Ecology

Climate Change-Friendly Milk That Empowers African Women: Camels Are the New Cows

Climate Change-Friendly Milk That Empowers African Women: Camels Are the New Cows

Kenya’s increasingly severe dry spells are putting pressure on the country’s cow and goat farmers. But a project in Isiolo is helping women tap into a booming – and drought-resistant – source of income: camel milk.

by × August 22, 2016 × 0 comments

Ecology

1/3 of Women and Girls Worldwide Don’t Have Toilets: Here’s Why That’s a Feminist and Environmental Issue

1/3 of Women and Girls Worldwide Don’t Have Toilets: Here’s Why That’s a Feminist and Environmental Issue

And could toilets create livelihoods for women?

by × June 6, 2016 × 2 comments

Op/Ed

Sorry Not Sorry: How to Stop Apologizing So Much and Project Confidence

Sorry Not Sorry: How to Stop Apologizing So Much and Project Confidence

Saying that you are sorry has more or less been part of womanhood since forever.

by × January 5, 2016 × 0 comments

Op/Ed

Affirmative Overreaction: Frustrated by Fisher

Affirmative Overreaction: Frustrated by Fisher

The lack of discussion about Fisher’s personal vendetta against affirmative action programs is very telling of mainstream feminism’s inexperience with how race and feminism intersect.

by × December 28, 2015 × 0 comments

Creative Arts

Frida Kahlo’s Incredible 50-Year-Old Fashion is Local, Handmade, Gorgeously Mexican

Frida Kahlo’s Incredible 50-Year-Old Fashion is Local, Handmade, Gorgeously Mexican

It was all a part of the artist’s fierce love for her home country of Mexico: She literally wore her politics.

by × May 7, 2015 × 1 comment

Creative Arts

What Feminism, Renee Zellweger’s Face, and My Tattoos Have in Common

What Feminism, Renee Zellweger’s Face, and My Tattoos Have in Common

This endless dissection of women is still a violation, and being a public figure does not invite it any more than walking down the street invites harassment.

by × October 22, 2014 × 0 comments

Worldchanging Women

Why Emma Watson’s Inspiring UN Speech Is a Game-Changer

Why Emma Watson’s Inspiring UN Speech Is a Game-Changer

Truly a thinking woman’s heroine, the multi-millionaire is not only pursuing her acting career, but standing up for what she believes in.

by × September 24, 2014 × 1 comment

Health Is Beauty

Funny + Brilliant + Feminist: This NFL Makeup Tutorial Is GOLD

Funny + Brilliant + Feminist: This NFL Makeup Tutorial Is GOLD

You know how some people just get it? Megan McKay gets it.

by × September 18, 2014 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

Pretty Hurts Girls: Pretty Hurt Me

Pretty Hurts Girls: Pretty Hurt Me

For so long us ladies have been, first and foremost, what we look like (even though we have so much more to contribute).

by × July 2, 2014 × 0 comments

Worldchanging Women

Why We Should “Lean In” to Those Sharp Points

Why We Should “Lean In” to Those Sharp Points

Anyone who wants to succeed needs to lean in. Success doesn’t come easy. Do women have more hurdles to leap than men? Much of the time, yes.

by × March 27, 2013 × 0 comments