We Went There Podcast

It was an unseasonably warm March afternoon in Washington, DC. Like I said in my NYFLC write up, attending the National Young Feminist Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C. is like Christmas in March to me. Last year’s conference was especially meaningful to me, as I was less than sixty days away from my impending graduation from college date in May. I was teeming with ideas of how to spend my future. Add a Comment Share

National Young Feminist Leadership Conference 2018 Recap

For five years, US-based Feminist Campus, which is the student sector of the Feminist Majority Foundation host thousands of young and eager feminists in high school and college in Washington, DC at the National Young Feminist Leadership Conference. Founded in 1987, the FMF is a national, “…cutting edge organization dedicated to women’s equality, reproductive health, and non-violence. In all spheres, FMF utilizes research and action to empower women economically, socially, and politically.” Add a Comment Share

Women Championing the #METOO Movement

CW: sexual harassment and assault  If you turn on the TV, pick up a newspaper old school-style, open a social media app or load a news site lately, you’re most likely going to see something about the many sexual harassment, assault and violence allegations that are coming to light. They’ve heightened in the media since the Harvey Weinstein allegations surfaced, but the real movement was started by Gretchen Carlson over a year ago. Now, allegations have some up against Louis… Read More

RECHARGED IN A POLITICALLY UNSTABLE CLIMATE: WOMXN WHO HAVE BECOME RE-INSPIRED TO RESIST SINCE THE 2016 ELECTION

There were gasps, there were sobs… there were cheers and there were jeers. It doesn’t matter if you were from the U.S. coast or the bible belt or didn’t live in the U.S. at all –  you probably had a pointed reaction to the results of the 2016 election. The next day (9th November 2016) was a somber day for many. The night was different, however. Crowds bigger than the crowd for the inauguration gathered in many major U.S. cities… Read More