Posts tagged activism
Swimming In Verses: Interview With Poet Jamila Lovelace

Sharpened with visceral anatomical and religious imagery, Lovelace’s poems brim with the power to pull at readers both physically and emotionally--an ability which mirrors the emotions and physicality of mothering that leaves readers to contend with the implications of these traumas.


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Understanding Ecofeminist Activism In The Face Of Global Climate Change

According to the National Resources Defense Council, which mobilizes the support of partners, members, and activists to advocate for laws and policies that will protect the environment far into the future, women are disproportionately affected by climate change all over the world—including in the United States.

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Abortion Repeal Reveals Greener Pastures

The recent sociopolitical climate both domestic and abroad has all but completely destroyed the confidence most US citizens have in our safety inside the country -- especially those of us who are less privileged than your average Republican. Many have been looking to escape to safety in other countries like Ireland and quite a few of them consider the overturn of the Eighth Amendment to be the last of a series of hurdles to make the country ideal.

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"You Too?": The Limitations of the #MeToo Movement in College Campus Activism

While the diverse voices in the #MeToo movement spoke truth to power, this truth is all too often denied for college students. Reporting tactics and penal methods vary by schools, but as statistics show, administrative officials are failing their students in many ways.

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