The Only Thing Worse than a Woman Lying About Rape is Someone Telling Her She Made the Whole Thing Up

Photo taken from a protest at Dickinson College. Image source: feminspire. This past Friday (December 5) I woke up angry, confused, and just downright pissed ....more

The Ultimate Feminist Feline Holiday Wishlist and Book Geek GIVEAWAY!

Now that there is only a week left of November, it’s time for some holiday cheer! Stores are already setting up their displays, the radio stations are starting to play “It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas,” and you’ve pulled your winter gear out from the back of your closet, ready to brace the forthcoming snow (at least it hasn’t gotten to DC yet. Can’t say the same for Buffalo!) ....more

One Month Until Graduation!

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I “Literally Can’t” With Lil Jon and Redfoo’s New Song

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Shatter the Silence: My Sexual Assault Abroad

Detail of “Judgements”, by artist Rosea Lake Photo Credit: Rosea Lake ...more

Hey Fellow Bloggers! Join this Giveaway!

This Monday I made the fantastic decision to host my first giveaway. If you haven’t entered yet, you only have 4 days left to do so. You don’t want to miss out on a chance to win a box of goodies from...more

Capitalism in Feminist Clothing: Know the Difference Between Money-Making Gimmicks and Genuine Activism

By Alex Miller This past Tuesday, FCKH8.com released its latest video, entitled “F-Bombs for Feminism: Potty-Mouthed Princesses Use Bad Word for Good Cause.” Although my initial reaction to this video was an eye-roll so hard it hurt and a speedy dismissal, after seeing many people I otherwise respect fall into its cheap trap all over social media I decided my silence was no longer appropriate. So, I want to be explicit and loud when I say this: FCKH8.com and this video are not only despicable capitalist gimmicks, they are detrimental in every way to the feminist cause. First of all, and very importantly, I want to set the record straight on FCKH8.com ....more

My First Giveaway!

Happy Monday, everyone! I’m particularly happy on this Monday – not only because Halloween is only FOUR days away! – but also because I’m excited to announce The Feminist Feline’s first giveaway! ...more

Halloween is Not the Time to Slut-Shame

This post was originally published in HauteMess Magazine. “In the real world, Halloween is when kids dress up in costumes and beg for candy. In Girl World ....more

Don’t Forget About #HeForShe

This post was originally published in HauteMess Magazine. On September 20 Emma Watson, everyone’s favorite girl-next-door, delivered a powerful speech about feminism at the U.N. National Headquarters in New York. Why was Hermoine Granger chosen to make this speech? ...more