Men and Language

 ‘Woman’s language’ has as foundation the attitude that women are marginal to the serious concerns of life, which are pre-empted by men. ~Robin Lakoff I recently came across a conversation screenshot from a girlfriend of mine concerning a mutual friend of ours where he referred to her as a hoe in this friendly but yet […]

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Hell Hath No Fury

We are very close to death. All women are. And we are very close to rape and we are very close to beating. And we are inside a system of humiliation from which there is no escape for us. We use statistics not to try to quantify the injuries, but to convince the world that […]

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Pro-WhatDoYouWant?

New laws, new restrictions, new wins, new bans and new punishments only directed towards womxn, It’s like sleeping with one eye open. In recent time the United States of America has decided to take a new approach on infringing on the autonomy and rights of womxn, the stricter laws and government policies came right up […]

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The Pick-me Chronicles

Everyday you dedicate yourself into being a pick-me, you stray away from the lord’s plans for your life. Internalized sexism has a way of making us feel better than the next woman simply because we consider ourselves as a stickler to the rules and the next woman, a rebel. Internalized sexism refers to the ways […]

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The art of GENERALIZATION

This is going to be the second edition of this topic and I would try my best to explain the act of generalizing and if you are interested in reading the first edition, it would be linked down below. I put in a lot of thought into this piece, there was research I had to […]

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We should all be Angry!

If you’re going to be trash, own it with your chest. There’s nothing worse than surrounding yourself with groups of people who constantly feel like they need to make a joke out of everything without addressing the issue. A joke isn’t always just a joke. A joke can be used to clear discomfort and reduce […]

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Homophobia

There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives. ~Audre Lord Homophobia: This is more than the irrational fear of people within the lgbtq community. It is contempt, hatred, aversion and prejudice against the people who lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and identify as a member of the LGBTQ often guided by religious […]

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