Feminism

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 of course, killed the cat.

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 made when Kamala Devi Harris became the first...

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

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The Problem With Sexist Comedy

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Profile of Aisha Pandor, Founder of SweepSouth

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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.

Mariam Adedoyin-Olowe’s Story Of An Explosion of Purpose And Its Resulting Success

At 37, after 2 children, Mariam Adedoyin-Olowe decided to get her first degree. Today, she is a PhD holder and a Lecturer in Data Analytics And Research Methods & Project Management.