15 Incredible Historic Women You Should Know | Mental Floss

15 Incredible Historic Women You Should Know

15 Incredible Historic Women You Should Know | Mental Floss

I agree in principle, but cheerleading is problematic for me as a feminist. Gymnastics is a sport. Dance could be a sport (though I prefer to think of it as an art). But "cheerleading" by definition is leading people to cheer for someone else's athletic achievement. I have a semantic problem with calling something a sport if it exists only to make girls & women perform in service of and deference to boys & men. Also if a criteria for making the squad is "beauty" or "sexiness", I think it's…

I agree in principle, but cheerleading is problematic for me as a feminist. Gymnastics is a sport. Dance could be a sport (though I prefer to think of it as an art). But "cheerleading" by definition is leading people to cheer for someone else's athletic achievement. I have a semantic problem with calling something a sport if it exists only to make girls & women perform in service of and deference to boys & men. Also if a criteria for making the squad is "beauty" or "sexiness", I think it's…

Insurance covers Birth Control NOT taxes, that's why I pay for MY insurance.

Insurance covers Birth Control NOT taxes, that's why I pay for MY insurance.

Carol Rossetti's Art Its was a very hot day when Eduarda wore shorts at school. The teacher told her never to dress like that again, because the boys got distracted during class. Eduarda, It's not your job to make other people behave with decency and respect. You should dress how you feel comfortable!

Carol Rossetti's Art Its was a very hot day when Eduarda wore shorts at school. The teacher told her never to dress like that again, because the boys got distracted during class. Eduarda, It's not your job to make other people behave with decency and respect. You should dress how you feel comfortable!

nudity empowers some, modesty empowers some. different things empower different women! and its NOT your place to tell her which one it is.

It comes down to one word: Control. Sexualizing everything about us invalidates us in their eyes. But if we are sexual on our own, it's a rebellion of sorts because it takes their power away.

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