The Truth About the F Word

Why is feminist still a dirty word? Why the backlash is growing more than ever? What is reason behind popularity of the Tumblr page “Women Against Feminism”? Janaye Ingram explains in the Pittsburgh Courier today: “The truth about feminism is that we still need...

#NotSoSuper

We each engage in our own Superbowl traditions each year, maybe your brother always makes pigs in a blanket, or your mother makes a cake in the shape of the mascot you all are rooting for. For many women (and men) their traditions are a little less family friendly....

Ladies, Want Equal Rights? Move to NYC!

There are a lot of downsides to being a woman who lives in NYC. Getting your heels caught in the grating, not being able to afford getting your hair done (who has $200 lying around just to get a touch-up? I mean, come on!), and the tiny showers we have in our tiny...

Why We Loved the State of the Union

If you didn’t watch the State of the Union last night (or at least read a transcript of it like I did), then you need to right now. I mean it. Now. President Barack Obama said some incredibly compelling things last night that made my eyes tear and my heart swell. Yes!...