The Struggles of a Christian Feminist

In response to Honest’s post, You are Twenty, You are a Woman. Christianity has without a doubt been used to legitimize misogyny. There’s no point in arguing that. However, the image above reminds me that the meaning of Scripture, like all media, is a matter of interpretation. Let’s not blame the text itself, but how we…

How To Respond to Sexists

Recently the Every Day Sexism project asked its participants to chronicle their favorite put-downs against pickup artists, cat callers, harasses, and just flat-out sexists in general. If you’d like a laugh, some of them are pretty excellent. A few favorites: “A woman’s place is in the kitchen” you know what you’re right. Lemme grab a…

How to Cure a Feminist Part 2

Upon reading the post, “oh no: Maxim’s “Cure a Feminist”” I was extremely outraged. The title and the images spoke for themselves in terms of the message this article was trying to send. I think that it perpetuates this skewed image of a feminist. It equates women who want agency for themselves and who decide to…