[Charlotte Perkins Gilman, American sociologist, lecturer, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction]
One of our favorite kinds of smart girl is an old-fashioned smartass smart girl.
Happy President’s Day! Go do some good!
February 19, 1963: Betty Friedan publishes The Feminine Mystique, a turning point in the conversation on gender politics. Thank you for everything, Betty.
There Is a Salary Gap Even When Women Pay Themselves - NYTimes.com
Watch: Maddow reports on reproductive health care access in the Rio Grande Valley
19 Things Women Writers Are Sick Of Hearing
Quote of the Day: Maine state lawmaker once argued that if abortion is legal, men should be able to rape women
and I’m just like…
Grow skin like a rhinoceros. — Hillary Clinton’s advice to young women.
(Source: stuffmomnevertoldyou, via subconciousevolution)
Before I am your daughter,
your aunt, niece, or cousin,
I am my own person,
and I will not set fire to myself
to keep you warm. — 1/? Things To Remember (via frayed-and-torn)
He’s got a big ego — that’s really easily bruised
Quote of the Day: Virginia lawmaker says a pregnant woman is just a “child’s host”
(Source: attackofthecute.com, via thegiftsoflife)