Watering the Roses in Times of Crisis

Archiving Rose Water Magazine was a tough decision in 2017. One of the motivating reasons we decided to archive our content and break from publishing new things was because our mission got messy as our country turned into a parody of itself. In 2017, it felt like our choices were to be an anti-Tr*mp reporting…

Happy 4th Birthday, Rose Water Magazine!

Dear Rose Water readers, This year has been a blossoming. This year has been a breaking ground, a pulling dirt, a growing root. For our birthday, I usually write a heart-felt thank you to the specific individuals who helped our little magazine continue to bloom. The truth is, we can’t keep on going unless we’re supporting…

Bitchtopia Evolves: Rose Water Magazine

Bitchtopia Magazine was started as a college project, looking to give feminist voices a platform to educate. We’ve shared important literature, interviewed inspiring women, published moving art, and offered up a feminist prospective that readers could relate to. You may be asking, why change it? Though Bitchtopia has seen immense success since its inception, it’s…

Pro-Rape “Men’s Rights” Activism May Give Men a Space Within Feminism

Over the last few days, the women-hating and pro-rape advocates of Return of Kings have announced world-wide meet-ups for their International Tribal Meetup Day. This “Tribal Day” is a masculine-male only meeting being held in 44 international locations. While these meet-ups aren’t specifically pro-rape or even rallies of any kind, Roosh Valizadeh is a known legal rape advocate, and…