Kartini: Nerdy Princess Saved the Day

I was jumping up and down in excitement when the trailer came out. I swore to watch it. Because Kartini was a hero. She was awesome. And I had always wished I could have learned more about her. Then I finally got my chance to see this movie. My expectations were too high for my…

Girls Like You

“Girls like you won’t find love,” My friend of many years once said, “Most men want their women quieter, Not dominant and more submissive.” He avoided my eyes, my very Deeply hurt, and angry eyes. Today I reflect back on that night, And realize it had been simply a relief. “Girls like you” will fight back, Will…

12 Questions every Feminists get asked

  1.) Should a man still open the door for you? 2.) Should a man pay for the first date? 3.) Can women still demand to be pampered by men? 4.) Can a  woman still be a feminist if she’s a housewife? 5.) Why are you getting married if you’re a feminist? Aren’t you suppose to hate…

How to be Better Feminist in 10 Easy Steps

By Daniella Djiogan If you google the definition of “Feminism”, it says..”it’s the advocacy of women’s rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men.” A much simple definition comes from the Webster dictionary which says “it’s the belief that women and men should have equal rights and opportunities.” So let’s get…

Beauty and Fortune

by Devina Gunawan Women want to feel beautiful, and to be beautiful. They don’t care if there are many different definitions of ‘beauty’, they just want to reach their definition of ‘beauty.’ And most of the times, especially with the access to makeup and plastic surgeries nowadays, they win. I wondered once, why was it…

The Absurd Exploration

by Devina Gunawan So I believe that taking myself out of routine would be a good idea. A great one, actually. For few days, my sister, our good friend, and I took some time exploring. It wasn’t exactly our plan to visit every place, but it sort of happened that way. I had no internet,…