A tribute to Queen Bey.

Dear Beyonce (Sasha Fierce, Yonce, Bey, Queen), Thank you. Thank you for everything you've done for feminists all over the world. It took a lot of self-control to not let this blog become a Beyoncé shrine. Let’s be honest, all our posts could be dedicated to a different aspect of Queen Bey, but we would [...]

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6 Childhood Literary Heroines you didn’t realise were Feminists

1. Hermione Granger, Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. Basically, Hermione is a badass. Since her introduction, she has grown into a literary feminist icon. Over the course of her seven-year story arc, we saw her character develop into a brave, empowering young women who's not afraid to stand up for what she believes in [...]

‘Like a girl.’

It is puzzling that the phrase ‘…like a girl’  when added onto a sentence makes it an insult. Why is it a bad thing to do things like a girl? Every girl is different, so there are many, many different possible scenarios that could be attached to your ‘insult’, and it might not be an [...]