Thank You, Mr. Trump

November 08, 2016

Why your voice matters beyond the US election. As the series finale of America comes to an end, I’d like to do one thing—and that is to thank Donald Trump. He has challenged everything that I hold dear and worthy, and has attacked every angle that makes up the prism of my worldview. By...

The Best Place in the World to be a Woman

October 24, 2016

When will women finally be paid on par with men? Forty-one years ago, on October 24, 1975, nine out of every ten women in Iceland—some 25,000—got up from their desks, turned off the stoves and handed the children over to the dads to protest against gender inequality. As they went home at...

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...