Janay Rice and the #WhyIStayed Movement

On September 9, the NFL decided to suspend Ray Rice indefinitely after footage of him abusing his then-fiancé, Janay Rice (née Palmer) was released by TMZ. Many people have applauded the NFL for the harsh punishment. The NFL’s previous decision to suspend Rice for only two games caused...more

Guest Post: How Nude Photos of Celebrities Actually Affect You, Not the Celebrities

I am delighted to present you The Feminist Feline’s first guest post from a man! My good friend Alex Miller wrote an excellent piece about the greater social implications of the recent celebrity photo “scandal.”...more

Weekly Wishes: My Goals for This Week

Since today is a holiday, I decided to participate in a fun link-up. I found this one on The Nectar Collective and it’s called Weekly Wishes. Each Monday, bloggers post their goals for the week and comment on at least one other blogger’s post to inspire them to reach their goals ....more

Guest Post: Don’t Congratulate Me on Losing Weight Post-Eating Disorder

This week, my good friend Shira Hereld wrote a guest post about her experiences with an eating disorder and how the praise she received after losing weight post-eating disorder was unwanted and inappropriate. ...more

My Problem with the Ice Bucket Challenge. Hint: It’s with the People Dissing It.

Image caption: On August 7, 2014 in Copley Square in Boston, 200 people participated in the ALS Bucket Challenge. Check out the vine and learn more info on the event...more

My Guilty Pleasures

I have recently been getting more involved in blogger networks, including the Her Campus Blogger Network and Blog Life Chose Me. While browsing through the blogs on both networks, I came across Helene in Between, an awesome lifestyle blog. Each month, Helene pairs up with Sarah from Venus Trapped in Mars to do a #TotalSocial link-up post topic ....more

Street Harassment: It's Not Flattering

Street harassment is a serious problem women face everyday. And some new TV commercials might make you think differently about it. ...more
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Street Harassment: It’s Not Flattering

“Hey baby.” “Nice ass.” “Your tits are amazing.” “He-lloooo there beautiful.” Excuse me, DO I KNOW YOU?? Nope, I don’t. So leave me alone, please ....more

According to Some Asshole, I Am 67% Slut

Some asshole from Return of Kings, a disgusting, masochistic website for “a small but vocal collection of men in America today who believe men should be masculine and women should be feminine” wrote a post called “24 Signs She’s a Slut.” (I’m not including the link because I don’t want to give the author traffic.) Chiara Mazzucco of The Indie Chicks wrote a hilarious response where she answered all of the questions to see if she was a slut. I decided to do the same. Have tattoos?...more

Book Review: Words Will Break Cement: The Passion of Pussy Riot

Last night I finished reading Masha Gessen’s...more