This post stems from my own personal biases. I very much recognize that. The thing is, the title of one of Huffington Posts most recent articles is frustrating. It reads, “Motherhood is a Woman’s Greatest Challenge.” The thinking that motherhood is a woman’s greatest challenge is limiting (and inaccurate). A woman’s greatest challenge can vary. … More A Woman’s Greatest Challenge
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photo via thinkprogress.org Americans like to think of our country as a land of opportunity where every man, woman and child has a shot at success. With hard work and dedication, anyone can make it. The growing income gap belies the idealistic rhetoric. There are many straightforward ways…
Wow! Les Femmes officially has 100 followers! We are so excited and thankful to have this many followers after only having this blog up for a little over a month. Of course, there are many other blogs out there who have hundreds and even thousands of followers, but we are both humbled and excited to … More 100 Followers!!
Choose to love yourself today. Block out all of the pressure from society telling you that you aren’t good enough, you aren’t smart enough, you aren’t pretty enough. Don’t let society tell you that you aren’t enough. You are. Stop hating your body and decide to love it for the incredibly complex, intricate and amazing … More Love Yourself Today
Afghanistan’s New Anti-Women Bill A new bill just passed through both houses of Parliament in Afghanistan that forbids all family members of accused criminals from testifying against them. President Hamid Karzai has yet to sign the bill, but it will automatically go into effect in 10 days if he does not veto it. The … More Afghanistan’s New Anti-Women Bill