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Laws Discriminating Against Women in Iran

The World Economic Forum's 2017 Global Gender Gap Report ranked Iran 140 out of 144 countries for gender parity. This means it is one...

5‌ ‌Ways‌ ‌in‌ ‌Which‌ ‌Men‌ ‌Can‌ ‌Be‌ ‌Better‌ ‌Feminist‌ ‌Allies‌

In‌ ‌the‌ ‌fight‌ ‌for‌ ‌gender‌ ‌equality,‌ ‌men‌ ‌are‌ ‌needed‌ ‌as‌ ‌allies.‌ ‌This‌ ‌is‌ ‌especially‌ ‌because‌ ‌women‌ ‌do‌ not exist‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌world‌ ‌alone.‌ ‌We‌...

“It Is Not Good For Man To Be Alone” Is Not A Marriage But Feminist Text

One of the things that God says in the Hebrew bible is that “It is not good for man to be alone.” Usually, Christians talk about it in terms of marriage - but who knew it was essentially a feminist text?

15 Women Answer The Question, “What Does Feminism Mean To You?”

For women all over the world, the struggle for equality is no strange thing. No matter our race, age, colour, we all have the same struggles and we are all fighting for the same thing. In this article, 15 amazing women from different walks of life share what feminism means to them. Brace yourself for a beautiful and emotional read.

So You Want Men To Like You…

A letter from a woman who is tired of women who desperately want to be picked by men and do all they can to belittle feminism and the fight for gender equality.

You Need To Stop Asking Women These 4 Questions

What society claims are harmless questions born of curiosity and directed at women are no longer welcome. Your curiosity invaded privacy, disrespected us and...

No We Won’t Calm Down – Saying No To Tone Policing

Have you ever been in the middle of a discussion and the person you were discussing with suddenly started chastising your tone and saying things like "calm down" or "there are better ways to say this"?

Wondering What Male Privilege Looks Like? Here Are 8 Examples!

Men love to pretend that they don’t have any privileges and would rather chew nails than admit that patriarchy exists and by extension, they (men) enjoy many privileges that women don’t.

Feminism vs Humanism? Humanism Is Not A Politically Correct Version Of Feminism

Feminism has gained more popularity this past decade and feminists like me have had this question thrown at us one too many times: Why do you call yourself a feminist and not a humanist?

5 Ways In Which Women Are Oppressed Without Knowing

Today, I was scrolling past my twitter timeline when I came across the unfortunate but unsurprising news that a Nigerian man had murdered his wife.

The Feminist Waves: Where is Nigeria?

Feminism has reached political, social and even cultural relevance in our world today. However, the waves of feminism continue to be a confusing conversation with many feminists unaware of the different waves.

Why Kamala Harris’ Election As Vice President Is A Win For Minority Groups

“I hope every little girl watching tonight sees that this is a country of possibilities”  - Kamala Harris On the 7th of November  2020, history was...

The “Good Men” Misogyny

According to the good guy, he is different, and should be appreciated for not being a bigot. He believes in gender equality even though his contribution to the fight for equality begins with “we need to protect our women" and ends with “we need to do better". However, like most men, the good guy is still misogynistic and just as harmful.

Women in Politics: How Society Can Amplify Their Voices

Women are usually held up to a higher standard when they hold leadership positions. Their actions could make or break the entry of other women into that same position and that, in itself, is inequality. - Olanrewaju Ajeigbe

Why Words Like Mompreneur and She-e-o Should Cease to Exist

The first step to finding out the problem with words like Mompreneur and She-e-o is to follow the advice of Missy Elliott; put it down, flip it and reverse it. That gives us Dadpreneur and He-e-o. Ever heard of them? No?

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