I’m a feminist. It’s not such a scary word! I believe women should have equal opportunities to achieve happiness and success as men do. No, I don’t hate men. 😒
As we (women) take steps forward (and some steps back) in the political, economic, social, etc. realms of the world, I am dedicated to giving attention to this journey.
Feminism needs intersectionality: that means paying attention to women of color, immigrant women, LGBT women, short women, tall women, women with money, women without money, (need I go on?) And representation is important. Just ask Teyonah Parris:
Here are some news stories I’ve written on this topic (click the images to expand):
Barbie makes a Zendaya doll.
Barbie makes dolls with different body types.
American Girl makes a Black doll with a Civil Rights narrative.
Plus size KWEEN Ashley Graham slays everything during fashion week.