Review: Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

Today's feminist movement has a glaring blind spot, and paradoxically, it is women. Mainstream feminists rarely talk about meeting basic needs as a feminist issue, argues Mikki Kendall, but food insecurity, access to quality education, safe neighborhoods, a living wage, and medical care are all feminist issues. All too often, however, the focus is not… Continue reading Review: Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

Happy Women’s Day! Strong Female Protagonists in YA

I wasn't planning to do this post, but then I remembered it was . . . International Women's Day! So of course I had to post about my favorite badass girls in YA. There are so many amazing girls, and they are all inspirations and role models. Inej Ghafa (Six of Crows) Art by Bloodydammit… Continue reading Happy Women’s Day! Strong Female Protagonists in YA