My Wonder Woman

The new Wonder Woman movie caused quite a stir among feminists and women this summer. Some were even brought to tears by the female superhero blockbuster. That’s cool; I’ve got no beef with Wonder Woman. But it is honestly surprising to me: why does such a (let’s be honest here) trivial representation of female strength… Continue reading My Wonder Woman

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Pregnancy and Pro-Choice: The Mental Divide

Read enough pregnancy websites/blogs/magazines and you will witness an incredible phenomenon: the authors, many of whom are undoubtedly pro-choice, speak of the unborn with excitement and maternal fondness, saying things like “Your sweet little one already has fingernails!” or “…is the size of a lemon!” or “Eat healthy, because whatever you eat, baby eats!”.  You… Continue reading Pregnancy and Pro-Choice: The Mental Divide