Black Women’s Activism and Suffrage in Oklahoma Territory

A topic often discussed in recent time on progressive, feminist, anti-racist sites is how  the default term “women” refers to white women, while the work, struggle, and issues of women of color are not mentioned, erased, ignored. One example of this is the discussion in the US regarding this year’s equal pay day. The pay …

Women in Artsy Photography

It really irks me how often women* in ‘artsy’ photography, especially in art-erotica and high fashion photography, look and pose like corpses. I am by no means the first to point this out, but I was reminded of the issue when I stumbled upon this Helmut Newton image. It could be a really great, really interesting, …