What It Means to Do Something “Like A Girl”

How the Always #LikeAGirl ad gets us to think about gender stereotypes differently....more
I wrote my thoughts here: http://ericabarker.com/like-a-girl-campaign/more

Bossy, Bitch, C*nt, Oh My! A Look at Women’s Wars on Words

Women's war of words has been brewing for decades. The recent bossy debate really brings attention to how the sticks and stones might not be the only thing hurting women....more

Disney Princesses say, "I don't need a man,"


On This Valentine’s Day: Admit Your Affair (with the Wage Gap)

www.TheFeministBride.comOn this Valentine’s Day with great signs of affection, red roses and confectionary delights, ...more

Jesus Recruits Sarah Silverman to Spread his Word on Abortion


Not motivated to plan a wedding?

www.TheFeministBride.comA Feminist Bride reader asks: "Looking for advice for a feminist bride that doesn't want to plan a wedding but her fiance wants the wedding...it's important to him..."...more

Wedding Planning: Motivating the Mister


Are Diamond Engagement Rings Worth It?

www.TheFeministBride.comEver stop to think about whether or not to say yes to that diamond engagement ring? I'm not talking about saying yes or no to the person doing the asking, I'm talking about the actual diamond ring! We put so much emphasis on the rock that sparks the start of two people's lifetime commitment to each other - carat, cost, clarity and cut, that have we really stopped to think about if it's an icon worthy of representing our love for another?...more