Topic: feminism

I’m Thrilled To Get Married, But My Name Change Is Giving Me Cold Feet

I'm Thrilled To Get Married, But My Name Change Is Giving Me Cold Feet

I’m getting married in less than a month, and I’m not a bit apprehensive about the actual “getting married” part of it. My partner and I have been together for seven years, so I’ve had plenty of time to get used to his annoying habits (and he’s had plenty of time to realize that I, of course, have none). I don’t have even the tiniest morsel of hesitation when it comes to marrying this guy—but taking his name? That’s giving me cold feet. More »

Our New Hero? 11-Year-Old Girl Who Fought For Co-Ed Youth Football In Philly (And Won)

Our New Hero? 11-Year-Old Girl Who Fought For Co-Ed Youth Football In Philly (And Won)

We love love love all these little girls fighting for their right to pass the pigskin with the boys. The latest is Caroline Pla, an 11-year-old in Philadelphia. After playing on her local Catholic Youth Origination football team for two years, Pla was kicked off for being a girl when some jerk filed an anonymous complaint. But she’s baaaaackk…. More »