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My grandmothers did not know the word feminism, but they sowed the seeds of feminism in their children. Feminist Parenting.
Only by finding and erasing transgenerational beliefs and patriarchal voices in our head can women truly be liberated.
As soon as the class I ended and I got up to say thank you I knew it was a bloodbath. My best friend noticed and ran behind me and then we slowly crawled our way to the bathroom.- Girls share awkward periods stories.
A man can give his political opinions and no one gets uncomfortable, he doesn’t face rape threats, because he is a man.
We rarely shun or criticise an act of violence not because we are against the very act – because it happens outside our accepted power structures and threatens to destabilise them.
In order to break down the cultural structures that preserve regressive societies, our art must emulate more obliging depiction of love and romance—free of the glorified violence against women that has become normalised in our culture.