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Featured pieces I’ve published through various media platforms.
There is a complete double standard in our understanding of male reproductive organs versus female ones.
My first month of college, I wasted $1000.
As a woman of color, finding makeup in my shade has been a struggle.
We’re all aware of how prevalent misogyny is in our culture.
We have to stop romanticizing Chris Brown’s behavior towards Karrueche Tran. Or worse, blaming Karrueche for it.
Donald Trump has officially rolled back previous instruction that public schools allow trans men and women to use the bathroom pertaining to their gender identity.
Draya Michele may have risen to fame on reality television but she has always been more than the woman represented on Basketball Wives LA.
As a whole, I can’t understand this misunderstanding of feminism when it’s easy to grasp types of oppression that aren’t gender-specific.
For all the women who never saw themselves represented in the stories on television, Brown Girls is the answer.
Monica Style Muse is a bona fide beauty guru. She is a L’Oreal Brand Ambassador and with 95,000 YouTube followers, she also creates some bomb fashion, hair, and makeup videos.
When I was sixteen, I was a debutante. Yes, literally, with a white gown and etiquette lessons and everything. It was like the balls from Gossip Girl or the O.C, but with way less coordinated ballroom dancing.
Teenagers are taking thrifting to the next level using a mobile marketplace app called Depop.
Hair is a very personal experience.
Being in a relationship where you are loved and supported is pretty rad. But as much as many of us would love to experience that, we need to abandon the idea that we need it.
Technology is a male-dominated industry, that’s for sure. But it’s also one of the fastest growing industries in the world — and the pay is ridiculous. Plus, it’s fun.
People give feminism a bad rap and I have no idea why. After all, it’s not like we’re asking for the world. Maybe a little (read: complete) restructuring of our society, a shift in our gender expectations, but the world? That’s only on the menu if men already have it.
Milly Tamarez has made it super easy to obtain wokeness.
Here’s some good news for any liberal arts majors who have no idea what to do with their lives: a tech career is more within reach than you might think.
Sharifa Easmin is a Bangladeshi-American beauty vlogger who’s slaying the Youtube and Instagram game.
Black women are truly under-appreciated. But whether they’re grabbing Oscar nominations or becoming CEOs, they continue to slay every day and make no apologies for it.
18 year-old Selena Milian is making history as the first transgender homecoming Queen to be crowned in her home state of North Carolina.
Bisexuality feels like being torn between two separate worlds.
There’s a new trend on social media and it’s really pissing us off: memes that encourage girls and women to date guys who are flat broke and “hold them down” until they come into their own.
My biggest struggle this year has been learning the balance between fighting for social justice and maintaining my own sense of peace.
Elexus Jionde is the “classy ratchet” who drops black history facts and sexy selfies at the same damn time.
About “compassionate” slut shaming.
I’m really sick of hearing about the inner city as if it’s a collective of black gang members and drug dealers.
I haven’t used the n-word in almost a year now. As a Black person, you never notice how much you say it until you decide to stop.