Slut-ShaminG

“The power of men to decide what the world is going to look like, what counts and what doesn’t, hasn’t really been terribly disrupted in a generation,” ~Kimberlé Crenshaw A woman is half a person. A woman’s story and experience will never be believed until the people hear it from the man’s point of view. A […]

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Self Objectification

Objectification is to degrade, devalue and reduce something/someone to an object. Self-objectification is when people view themselves as objects for use instead of as human beings. A sex worker could sell sex and she wouldn’t have to objectify herself, her performing sexual activities and having sex with a client is the job, sex is the […]

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Bye 2018.

I haven’t uploaded in a hot minute and I know you’ve all been waiting for me to release something and I would be and hopefully, soon. I’m taking my time to study, read and to be inclusive when I approach my writing. I have learned a lot about myself, people and the environment this year […]

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MenAreTrash

MenAreTrash. When a woman gets sexually assaulted, the first thing that goes into the minds of the people is what was she wearing?, when we have information on the type of clothing she had on we can determine if she asked for it. We proceed to wait for information about the time period she was […]

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Boys will be boys.

I recently learned about the 16 days of Activism Against Gender based Violence which runs from every November 25th to the 10th of December created by the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute and the WHO. I also learned about the #HearMeToo movement which was started by Laila Johnson Salami and We Rise Initiative which will […]

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Blac Chyna, Colourism and SkinBleaching

Skin bleaching. The use of substances, mixtures or physical treatment to lighten, brighten, depigment and bleach skin colour. The existence of bleaching and Eurocentric beauty standards encouraging skin bleaching isn’t a new trend nor observation. Skin bleaching has existed and developed for quite sometime for the business to be referred to as a “billion dollar […]

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