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Becky Hammon - First Female Coach in Any of the Major Sports

Great article from Carrie Battan (@marieclaire March 2015 issue) highlighting a key achievement in sports & gender equality. Becky Hammon is paving the way for women as coaches in male sports by being the first female coach in the NBA & in any of the major sports. 69 more words

Sports

The Hijab Myth

In my previous post, I strongly opposed wearing the Niqab (face covering) because it hides one’s identity and supports gender apartheid.

I will talk of Hijab (head covering) in this post. 735 more words

Social Issues

The Importance of a Woman 

Can you imagine a world where both men and women were to live in equality and harmony? Nowadays, it seems as if this idea is so far-fetched. 217 more words

Patricia Arquette's Oscar Speeches 2015

Through my wit and evident skill at alliteration, I came up with the title “Feminist Fridays” and since decided to write something of a feminist nature every Friday. 895 more words

Academy Awards

Are you a mentor or champion?


I’ve never been one to choose a mentor based on gender, not all of them. Mostly, I just go to the person in the chair that I want to sit in and talk to them about what I can do to get there. 665 more words

Thoughts And Ideas

The Way We Talk About Pornography Is Demeaning—To Men

I once told a very close friend of mine that my fiancé does not look at pornography. In response, she raised her eyebrows, tilted her head slightly, looked me in the eye and said: “I think he might be lying to you about that.” 727 more words