Ride or Die

So I’m sure you all have heard of the term “ride or die”. A Ride or Die chick is a girl who would do anything for her friends, family and man. According to Urban Dictionary, a ride or die chick is “A chick that aint afraid to be down with her man she’ll do anything her…

If Men Could Menstruate

In light of the previous blog Embarrassed by our Bodies: A Story by Tampax, our recent discussion about periods and the diva cup, and the pressure of finals, I thought I would share one of my favorite Gloria Steinmen’s pieces to spark some laughter. Enjoy! Living in India made me understand that a white minority of…

The Problem With Some Male Feminists

I would like to share with everyone one of my all-time favorite articles: “On Doing The Emotional Work of Being a Male Feminist.” In this article, Mychal Denzel Smith draws on his experiences as a male feminist. One of his main arguments is that the emotional work that’s involved with being a male feminist is difficult…

Female Lawyers and Women in Technology

While 47% of law degrees awarded in 2012 were to females and women comprised 45% of associate positions in private practices, women only make up 15% of “the equity-partner level—the highest position at a law firm where partners have actual ownership of the firm”.