Instagram Intersectionality: Even More Bloggers for the Feminist Makeup Lover

We are back again, with Part 2 of our intersectional Instagram piece! If you’d like to check out Part 1, link is here. Below are some more fantastic beauty bloggers to make your Instagram feed more intersectional and way more feminist! Brandi.xo View this post on Instagram ⚡️😈 Another shot of yesterday's face. _______________________________________________________ XEYES:…

Intersectional Instagram: Beauty Bloggers for the Feminist Makeup Lover

In an industry dominated by thin, cis, white bodies, it can be difficult to wade through to find intersectional blogs and influencers in the beauty industry. Listed below are some fabulous Instagram accounts that focus on beauty and makeup that break through the stereotypes of beauty standards, so our newsfeeds can be as intersectional as…

Word Current: Genderqueer

 Genderqueer: Of, relating to, or being a person whose gender identity cannot be categorized as solely male or female. The top definition of genderqueer on urbandictionary.com states, “Genderqueer is most commonly used to describe a person who feels that his/her gender identity does not fit into the socially constructed “norms” associated with his/her biological sex.…

Hairy, Angry Feminist: Why I Put Down My Razor

As of October last year, I stopped shaving my armpits. Of course, I’d heard of other feminists doing it, and thought it was pretty damn awesome. Yet, I never mustered up the strength to throw out my disposable razors and go “au naturale.” Oddly enough, I hadn’t shaved my legs consistently for about a year…

How to [Feel] in the Digital Age

Today is someone’s birthday. It’s always someone’s birthday. News article. This guy is in a new relationship, already? News Article. Wasn’t he dating so and so? News Article. #BlackLivesMatter. News Article. She’s ranting again about how she can never meet a good man. News Article. Is this person ever not on vacation? News Article. What…

The Importance of #BlackOutDay for Black Women

Hashtags aren’t just a tool of conversation created by social media savy folks, or  mainstream media outlets that are jumping on the bandwagon.  Hashtags have become a way for people to come together all over the Internet as a community. It’s how we gather information and conversations from a social point-of-view. And it seems like the…