Monday, September 22, 2014

Adding More Voices - Explaining Feminism

"For the record, feminism by definition is the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. It is the theory of political, economic and social equality of the sexes.”  ~ Emma Watson
Don't you believe this too?

Sunday, July 20, 2014

A Little Bit Feminist?

Gaga has changed her feelings about the word, now claiming she is "a little bit of a feminist."

Singer Nicki Minaj and comedians Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Lena Dunham have spoken more positively about the idea. Dunham told UK Metro Daily, "Women saying ‘I’m not a feminist’ is my greatest pet peeve... Do you believe that women should be allowed to leave the house? Do you think that women and men both deserve equal rights? Great, then you’re a feminist." And Minaj has renamed the type of feminism to which she ascribes.  It's called "girl power." Full article.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Video Explores "The Way We Begin"

TWWB Demo from henna on Vimeo.

A young woman tries to make sense of her own life by exploring birth origins from around the globe.
Read more about Henna's story here.