An Angry Feminist Post

When I think about the ways women have been held down in the past, and how women are still held down today (when we should be past that) I feel a barely suppressible rage. And it’s hard for me to say that, because in my upbringing being angry was cause to have...

My name’s Mikel and I’m a GIRL

I have a traditionally male name. I mean, sometimes it’s used as a girl’s name but not very often. I was also born in 1980, when Michael was the most popular name for baby boys. I’ve heard speculation on why my parents chose this name, but I don’t really know the...

War on Women Rally

Last Saturday I went to the War Against the War on Women Rally in Louisville, Ky. There were rallies in multiple cities across the country, which were organized by Unite Women. These rallies are mainly in response to the surge in conservative politicians attempting to...