To my friend, Yes, I know so far 2017 or maybe more like the last decade, has been like a 24 hour rock polisher churning non-stop while stapled to your right temple. Amirite? As if the regular tests of our heart, … Continue reading
“Why are you speaking out so much? You’re going to get hurt”. Going to get hurt? I’ve been hurt my whole life, what don’t I already know about hurt? I’ve been hurt deeply enough to have died. Literally. (Life skillz … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Indigenous Peoples, Life, love, Opinion, Purpose, Reflection, Storytelling, Uncategorized
Tagged #MMIW #MMIWG, Feminism, Gloria Steinem
They say it’s best not to write something when you’re angry. How about when you’re perplexed, confounded, immersed in the phrase – WTF!!?? I’ve had plenty of discussions around the idea of political correctness over the last year, in particular … Continue reading
Posted in Equal Rights, Feminism, Humor, Life, Lighter Side, Political Correctness, Women's Rights, WTF?
Tagged Asses, Donkeys, Feminism, Passwords, Political Correctness
One of the benefits of being a part of the blogosphere is getting a ‘fly on the wall’ perspective of other cultures. One of these perspectives recently caught my eye and has been in the back of my mind since.
One of the bloggers I follow is a young educated woman in the Middle East, whom I believe to be early twenties in age. She is a lovely writer who has written about such things as her impending arranged marriage. She is accepting of that, and has great respect and confidence in her parent’s decisions made on her behalf.
She recently posted another view in regard to gender equality that said she does not support the idea of equal rights for women, preferring instead… Continue reading
Posted in Equal Rights, Gender Inequality, Life, Uncategorized, Women's Rights
Tagged Equal pay for equal work, Feminism, Gender equality, Middle East, People, Woman, Women, Women's rights