Florencia Orlandoni writes about her recent experience at the 2020 Women’s March in San Francisco performing the Chilean anti-rape anthem “Un violador en tu camino.”
Ramiza Shamoun Koya shares the concern of being a mother to an expectant daughter, revisiting the hardships she persevered while growing up.
The modern discourse is in trouble. Instead of protest bringing change, I’ve found that it’s quickly just become a way to hear oneself talk, and facts be damned.
Clearly, the lawmakers of Alabama are happy to take control of my uterus. Well, regarding abortion, I have a couple of things to say.
As part of The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program, Giselle Atlas (age 13) discusses the unfair expectations that have been placed on girls since time immemorial.
The American Reality is fear, and fear alone. Despite the change of location, or face, or reason, there is one thing that binds us.
The cost of sexual assault moves far beyond a dollar figure. It’s the subtle devaluing of your quality of life, it’s the greater fear that is harder to quantify.
I was mostly untouched by beauty standards, until I had a daughter. We know it’s more than appearances, but having to force that upon her is a Herculean feat.
A paleontologist that made crucial discoveries and a composer of true merit. Sadly, these women were lost to history. No longer.