How Should Society View a Woman’s Body?

November 10, 2018

There is something seriously wrong with a society that frowns upon public breastfeeding, yet is fine with public urination by men. Making a decidedly strong statement against body-shaming and asserting that girls are not a distraction, no matter what they wear, Alameda Unified School District...

The Unattainable Ideals of Beauty

February 03, 2017

Author and filmmaker Jean Kilbourne has been calling attention the distorted idea of beauty that is imposed on women by advertising. Products and models sync in creating an idolized appearance that is naturally unattainable. Women are routinely Photoshopped to be made thinner and bustier, with...

Women Are Not Sexual Objects

February 01, 2016

Why do we need sex to sell a sandwich? Our society is obsessed with images. Wherever we look, we see augmented reality: a slimmer body, a smoother skin, a tastier burger, a bigger house, a whiter sandy beach. We are constantly being sold better versions of our lives and selves. More often...