The immorality of voting someone with such low regard for integrity and respect into office would be a loss for Alabama and even the Republican party. Many republicans today have been thanking their stars that he did not win, knowing that it may be losing a battle but not the war. The disappointing factor is that he won by such an immensely small margin.
Read More No Moore; Humanity wins. Alabama is Back and Blue!
I am eternally grateful that I chose JMU, not necessarily because of the school itself, but because of this city. Harrisonburg has been the first city in Virginia that I’ve ever spent time in where I didn’t feel intimidation in the outdoorsing realm. The Shenandoah Valley has given me the ability to not only be […]
Read More Women in the Outdoors
Hi friends! Sadly this is my last post for the semester but I wanted to end on an interesting note by talking about the shuffling going on in the Alt-Right movement (read Nazi movement). Prominent Nazi women are speaking out against sexist language and actions of their fellow white nationalists. Yes, you read that correctly, […]
Read More Misogyny in the Alt-Right? How White Women are Refusing Sexism While Promoting Racism
Alright folks, I’m sure we’ve all heard about women who don’t identify as feminists. I’m sure we’ve read the articles where women criticize feminism and the entire feminist movement. I recently found an interview with actress Evangeline Lilly where she was asked what she thought about feminism. She said: “I’m very proud of being a […]
Read More She Said What?
I would like to believe that everyone has heard of bell hooks, but the truth is, a lot of people have not. And if you asked me a month ago, I would have been just as much in the dark as many other people. So with a “love slap” and a little push, I read […]
Read More “Feminism is for Everybody” a bell hooks book review
In lieu of the events in Charlottesville and other heated race related events, there has been a large push for unity in the African American community. However, African American women for years have criticized the unity of black men and women, or lack thereof. The question becomes who treats who worst? With my hands in […]
Read More Our Sisters’ Keeper: Are Black Men the New White?
Shaving is trendy mostly because it makes us look more like the 11 year old versions of ourselves, which stated like that sounds quite repulsive… So let’s let Mother Nature’s handiwork do it’s job. Let’s not let the trends get the best of us. I can hop on the avocado toast train, or even the winged eyeliner boat, but let’s make sure that the things we’re doing still satisfy our needs for self care and personal hygiene.
Read More Hair in all the right places.