Tag: feminism

What Does it Mean to Be Beautiful?

While I don’t plaster on a large amount of foundation and eyeliner every morning, I usually put on a little makeup because it makes me feel pretty. But why does it make me feel pretty? It doesn't change who I am. It doesn't define me. All it does is add a layer of liquid and powder to my skin and an extra bill on my bank statement.

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Changing the Name

A woman can propose to a man. She doesn’t have to, but she can. A man can also take a woman’s last name. The marriage is still real if he does. Their love is still the same.  Something I realized the other day is that many women choose to hyphenate their last name when they…

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What’s Wrong With Equality?

What’s wrong with Equality?  The growing affirmation of the acceptance of equality between men and women makes this answer seem simple: Nothing.  Nothing is wrong with equality. Men and Women are equal. This should be simple.  However, the truth is, the answer to this question is a bit more complex.   I’m going to focus…

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