20 Feminist Gifts for the 2020 Resistance

Feminists want fundamental rights…and awesome gifts that empower women.

Why We Need to Teach the Next Generation to Be Creators

The world is changing rapidly; you only have to look back at the last ten…

4 Reasons Everyone Is So Tired

If you’re not tired, you’re not doing adulthood right, right? If I had a dollar…

Why We Can’t Stop Watching the Trainwreck That Is The Bachelor

There is perhaps no greater stain on my soul than the fact that I watch…

Zero Tolerance Is Separating Families

I have been sick to my stomach for almost two months now. I’ve shed tears…

Is It Wise to Call Loneliness a Modern Health Epidemic?

It is becoming increasingly common to talk about loneliness as one of the predominant health…

The Master’s Manipulation: How to Spot a Fraud and Protect Yourself from Spiritual Brainwashing

Ah, the wise master. The Yoda to Lucas’ Skywalker. The Mr. Miyagi to young Daniel…

Read a Book, Save a Library

The information revolving around libraries is interesting to say the least. When Amazon announced that…

Is It Time To Delete Facebook? What You Should Know About Your Timeline

Scandals, data breaches, fake news, hate speech and ripping apart the fabric of society –…

The Significance of Queer Eye in Trump’s America

A few months ago, I was in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (the “UP” to…

The Female Cost of Domestic Labor

Life happens. Babies are born. Loved ones fall ill. We move across the country or…

If I am the Victim of Gun Violence, I Give You Permission to Immediately Discuss Gun Control

Eulogize me with a ten-point plan. Tell everyone at my wake how many other people…

Actual Good News That Happened In This Awful World

If 2016 was a dumpster fire and 2017 was the smoldering ash remains of said…

Remembering the NIU Campus Valentine’s Day Shooting 10 Years Later

February 14, 2008 at 3:05pm,  Steven Kazmierczak open fired a shotgun and three pistols in…

The Problem With Dictating Fetus Personhood in a Tax Bill

Since there is so much going on with this tax bill in front of Congress,…

9 Simple Ways That Men Can Be Feminist Allies

The past few weeks have seen a massive exhalation of once unknown accounts of sexual…

What You Can Do to Help End the Slave Trade in Libya

If you’ve spent any length of time on the internet over the past few days,…

Lioness: A Workout Playlist That Is Tough, Fierce, and Ready to Rage

It’s 8am and you’ve made it to the gym. You’ve got your shoes double-knotted and…

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10 Indie Songs That Are Actually Just Entitled Male Trash

In the words of the brilliant Lindy West, “in a certain light, feminism is just…