Joan Jett shook all of rock and roll with her bad ass attitude and rebellious personality. She faced many misogynist ideals in a world where men musicians dominated the peak era of rock and roll. Although the fight is not over, Jett has inspired all feminist musicians to break industry barriers and fight for gender equality.
Nicki Minaj has had so much drama surrounding the release of her most recent album Queen. No matter what beef she has with who, that doesn’t stop the rapper from having a killer performance and release! The queen’s back and ready to reclaim her throne.
Twenty One Pilots, a musical duo from Ohio, released their 4th studio album earlier this month. While the entire album is worth listening to, one song stands out: My Blood. It’s a song about relationships that takes you on an emotional rollercoaster ride and makes it easily one of the best Twenty One Pilots songs to date.
Our present life has its story and our past ancestry has its own. But yet, our past seems to coincide with our present and when it does, the complexity can be difficult. Beyoncé speaks out about her struggles with the scars of her family lineage.
Crazy Rich Asians has changed Hollywood forever, leaving an impact that is here to stay. The extravagant film has made a momentous movement in the industry, paving the way for not only the representation of the Asian culture, but also for the actors. And no matter what your prefered genre for films is, this is a must-see!
Forget about the Hallmark and Lifetime channels—Netflix is releasing some new holiday flicks that all have women leads. Santa won’t be in charge of the holidays this season, but rather the women who take the reins and control their own lives and Christmases. Let’s check out the fabulous ladies in these upcoming movies.
When I saw the trailer for Venom many moons ago, I was thrumming with excitement. When critics started tearing the movie apart symbiote-style, I was a bit let down that a movie with so much potential could fail so spectacularly. BUT, I saw the movie anyway and was pleasantly surprised. Spoilers for the movie Venom (2018).
Mary Shelley was beyond her years. A feminist in a male-dominated world, Shelley demonstrated her talents as a writer. With society against her, Shelley produced a novel that changed the literary world.
It’s a feeling, like the pit in your stomach when you’re sent to the principal’s office or caught for stealing. The staccato nerves of an inclining rollercoaster that will never fall, punching your throat and keeping you quiet. I can’t remember the first time I felt it, nor can I remember a time when it wasn’t there, pulling my uvula down like the string of cheap blinds. It’s the fear and hopelessness that follows victims who know they’ll never get justice because no one will believe them.
This day in age, breastfeeding is and can be the new fashion forward. The social and cultural stigma around breastfeeding has been around for ages and it’s time to throw it out the window. And for women, there is nothing more beautiful and prideful than the normalcy of it all.