Feminism 101 Articles

Is Your Allyship Proactive? How to Be an Ally in Training

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These 4 Phenomenal Native Women Will Totally Make You Re-examine Your Relationship to Feminism

The Ladies to Look Up to in Television and Why Their Representations Matter

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You Know Diversity Is Important – Now Check Out 3 Ways Science Backs That Up

Trumping: The Hilarious Makeup Tutorial That Will ‘Make Your Face Great Again’

5 Ways I Need White Women to Level Up Feminism Right Now

This Is Not “Female Privilege” — This Is Misogyny

6 Magical Lessons We Can Learn From Harry Potter in Our Work for Social Justice

Struggling with How to Explain Oppression to Someone? This Analogy Might Help

An Animated Lesson on Empathy – And Why It’s More Supportive Than Sympathy

How to Date a Feminist: A Fun and Handy Guide

A Hilarious Peek into the Secrets of ‘Social Justice Warrior Training’

What Our Dominant Narratives Say About Abortion

Here’s What Happened When Teens Talked to This Degrassi Star About Feminism

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The Woke Black Person’s Guide to Talking About Oppression with Family

Why Apologies Are Powerful Tools for Combating Rape Culture

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5 Ways You Can Be an Activist Without Hitting the Streets

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Are You Actually Down for Equality? 3 Ways to Tell If You Embrace or Fear It

How to Spot a Fake Ally – And Why You Don’t Have to Settle for Their Phony Support

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4 Ways Colleges Can Block Your Activism (And How You Can Push Back)

5 Microaggressions Muslim Women Face In Feminist Circles And How To Address Them

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10 Common Things Well-Intentioned Allies Do That Are Actually Counterproductive

An Open Letter to the Men Who Still Don’t Understand Street Harassment

What Young People Can Do About Ageism Against Older People

5 Things I Learned About Holding A Predominantly White And Cisgender Feminist Space

Jessica Williams Explains Why Catcalling Isn’t a Compliment — It’s Creepy

5 Reasons Why Animal Rights Are A Feminist Issue

How Saying ‘Everything Happens For A Reason’ Hurts Grieving People Instead of Helping

5 Ways to Do Environmental Activism Without the Entitlement

50 Liberating Relationship ‘Rules’ for Feminists to Live By