The Washington Post broke a story today about remarks Donald Trump made in 2005 while accompanied by Billy Bush, then host of Access Hollywood. I want to point out how Trump and Bush’s remarks about women, and the way that newspapers are reporting on those remarks, subtly dissolve the autonomy of the women who are […]
An Introduction to Notes from a Feminist
This blog is going to explore current events in the United States and how those events impact women in this country. Many of the posts found on this blog will be written from a feminist perspective where women are equal to men socially, economically, and politically. It is important to state that this blog believes in gender equality. There is not a dominant gender but women have a long history of being treated differently than men. Here I will explore a variety of topics as they relate to women’s rights. Posts will be written by myself or will be shared from other blogs and news sources. My goal is to share truthful and honest information about reproductive rights, sex education, sexual health, and portrayal of women in the media. I hope to inspire others to explore more deeply how these topics affect our daily lives.