Click here to read a list of film stars accused of sexual assault, harassment or rape, and WHY it’s important to give them the benefit of the TRUTH, not the doubt. AdvertisementsRead More Alleged or Just True? Film Stars You May Want to Boycott
My favorite mythical (or real?) figure is Lilith. Read this article and I’ll share more on why she’s my muse tomorrow. Cheers, Evelyn RiggsRead More Article of the Week: The Lilith Question
My last post mentioned three separate occasions of sexism or harassment at one new music festival. I shared a sentiment with Lentjes: “I still built relationships… Spending time with musicians whose craft I have come to admire over the years was invaluable, and the festival organizers were incredible.” This being said after describing several instances […]Read More Too Familiar: Rebecca Lentjes’s ‘On Hypocrisy and Insularity in New Music’
To all the men who, in light of #metoo, have spoken out in support– thank you. ❤ To the men who instead have used this time to get defensive, dismiss the hashtag, deny womens’ experiences, etc.– your reactions come as a disappointment. Here are three common reactions to #metoo that are problematic: 1.) “Men are sexual abuse […]Read More Guest Post by Gaia Florence: What Now?
#MeToo. I think it’s unfair that the men perpetrating acts of harassment aren’t doing the uncomfortable, vulnerable task of “outing” themselves on social media. But since when do I rely on those types of men to create change? However much I did not feel comfortable outing myself – I chose not to share details publicly […]Read More #MeToo: Uncomfortable, Unfair, but Important
Feminism: striving for equality by lifting up women to the freedoms of men, not by bringing men down. The source-less saying “When you’re accustomed to privilege, equality feels like oppression” is never more true than in sexism. Sexism covers so many intersectional issues. I have a hard time beginning to write about it! I get sidetracked […]Read More Feminism is for Everyone (But That Doesn’t Matter)
A great pub inspires free flowing conversation.Read More Why a pub?