IS THERE ANY END TO STEREOTYPES?

“I’m a rare species, not a stereotype.” — Ivan Coyote Classification is an important aspect of our human minds when it comes to an understanding of the world around us. The very process of classification leads to simplifying how things…

REDEFINING FEMINISM

“Feminism is not here to dictate to you. It’s not prescriptive, it’s not dogmatic. All we are here to do is give you a choice”Emma Watson When I say I’m a feminist, I get asked “you are not one of…

The Shades of the Black Lives Matter Movement

“Daddy changed the world!” Gigi Floyd, daughter of George Floyd, smiled broadly as she shouted this out loud at a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis- a poetic expression of the connection between particular struggle and universal transformation. Gigi’s father,…

Let’s talk about colour.

Let's start this topic with some simple questions: Why does the skin color of a person matter? Why do most people discriminate against others against something so natural? Even if we say we don't discriminate, why are harmful skin-whitening cosmetics,…