Category: Gender

Notorious R.B.G.

Not Ready To Die: The Notorious R.B.G.

  Women need to give themselves more credit. We need to recognize our inherent worth as valuable, contributing, unique individuals, holding the power to achieve our most incredulous dreams. Perhaps one the greatest examples in our modern age is Notorious R.B.G. or Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The 81 year-old Supreme Court...

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What Kind of Woman Are You?

  Yesterday’s article highlighted the perils of avid indoor tanning, and argued that self-image issues and accessibility were at the root of the problem for this growing public health concern. Overwhelmed by explicit requirements and statements on beauty, our girls enter adolescence, followed by adulthood, with a narrow vision of who they should be. As...

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What You Are Doing Is Victim Blaming

I just think it’s important that we acknowledge the role women play in these instances. That doesn’t make me a woman hater. I don’t think there is anything inherently right or wrong with this statement. It is victim blaming though.   Not Me One reason people blame a victim is...

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Is the New Thor A Woman?

The announcement was made first on The View (that’s right), then confirmed by Marvel Comics that there will be an ALL NEW THOR taking over for Thor Classic after he was deemed unworthy of wielding his hammer Mjolnir, only this Thor will have “super powered boobies” (way to keep it...

Ladies, Challenge Yourselves. It’s Just a Gym.

Anxiety There is a common fear shared amongst many women: the gym. For some reason, many ladies feel that upon entering the gym, they will immediately face these heroic-looking muscle fiends and radiate the “I have no idea what I’m doing here” look. It can seem like there’s nowhere to...

Why People Should Stop Boob-Shaming Immediately

Today I’d like to speak out against a despicable trend in American culture: boob-shaming. For those of you not in the know, boob-shaming is when a girl or woman is made to feel ashamed of herself due to her naturally large ta-ta’s. From the time her knockers begin to show...

The Truth About People Who Think “Whores” Are The Worst

Lately, I’ve been unfollowing people with abandon. You post something I think is bullshit, BAM unfollowed like a boss. There’s a particular pattern I noticed in some people who were really drawing my ire: they’re the people who think ‘whores’ are the worst. I Know Him! You know who I...