There’s nothing wrong with wanting to look beautiful, but this song is a little food for thought on how conscious we are of the choices we are making, and whether we really want to be making them—and a little reminder to see our choices through a feminist lens! Music by Siwan Clark, featuring Mayank Banerjee and Siwan Clark, co-directed by Siwan Clark and Alfie Fabian.
In the United States there have been more than 6,400 reported incidents of violence against abortion providers since 1977, and around the globe some 47,000 women die from unsafe abortions each year. What’s that about anti-abortion views being non-violent again?
A discussion of several hashtags that have been making their way around Twitter over the past week: #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen, #BlackPowerIsForBlackMen, and #F*ckCisPeople.
The American Life League has released the anti-Planned Parenthood equivalent of Reefer Madness, covering the themes of birth control and comprehensive sex education.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaks at TEDxEuston in April of this year about her journey through feminism and why we should all be feminists too.
In a BBC interview, Catholics for Choice President Jon O’Brien discusses Pope Francis’ recent remarks about women and gay men in the Catholic church.
At World Youth Day in Brazil this year, I set out to get to know the audience Pope Francis would be addressing to find out their views on the Catholic Church’s teachings regarding sexuality, contraception, abortion, and homosexuality.
Many who attend events during the pope’s visit would welcome an announcement that the Vatican will end its opposition to family planning. It might be too much to hope for, but some of us still believe in miracles.
How does paying for a health-saving service like birth control for women become such a threat to Church fathers that they’ve made a major campaign out of it?
I do not believe that people—especially Catholics—in either the Philippines or Ireland want our elected officials to bend a knee to the will of the bishops when it comes to reproductive health.