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The Tribal Law and Order Act

August 6, 2010

Protecting Native women would mean an ending to misogyny, sexism, and queerphobia. If you want to stop sexual violence, focus on education and therapy as deterrents not just as a response. As activists, the solution is to focus more on developing strategies to do just that instead of relying on and organizing around the...
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Prostitution and Sexual Politics

July 23, 2010
Prostitution and Sexual Politics

For so long feminism has been the place where an old debate exists: liberation versus exploitation. Sexism & misogyny tells us that a woman should be modest, reserved & quiet. In this society, showing off a little skin can get a woman labeled anything from a hooker to slut. In this post, I want...
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You Little Virgin

July 2, 2010

In the rape culture that this society perpetuates, the man must always be the aggressor in relationships and sex. The man must always make the first move. Virginity is synonymous with pure. Why is innocence attriubuted to keeping your virginity? Why when you have sex for the first time, you aren’t “innocent” anymore?
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Black Womyn, Christianity, and Sexual Repression

June 18, 2010

Now that I have relinquished my title as a Christian, I can’t see why a religion makes it so important to tell people, especially womyn, how wrong it is to have sex and therefore suppress a normal, acceptable and even beautiful human right and behavior.
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Women of Color Talk Sex

June 11, 2010

I have a philosophy. That as women of color, and especially as black women, we need to talk about sex more.
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