The roots of feminism were planted millennia ago; we must understand feminism throughout history to contemplate how much farther we can go.
In the heart of Los Angeles, beneath the iconic Hollywood sign, lies a dreamscape where aspirations of stardom come to life. The Hollywood dream—a potent concoction of glitz, glamour, and the pursuit of fame—has lured countless individuals to its enchanting embrace. This article takes you on a journey through the highs, lows, and realities of the Hollywood dream, where the desire for stardust meets the unforgiving spotlight of reality.
Empowering Female Sexual Wellness
Exploring Female Sexual Health: Understanding the various aspects of female sexual health, common issues and concerns, tips for maintaining sexual wellness, the empowering benefits of masturbation, communication and education, and the importance of an inclusive approach.
When Are Black Africans Who Complain About Colonialism Going to Stop Shaving Their Daughters Bald, Then Buying Fake Hair?
Monday, 1 January 2024 By: TB Obwoge Some people actually believe that Black African women, can't grow their hair, they honestly believe that it's in their DNA to not grow hair our their heads. I know so many Africans that would be angry about this, however people outside of a African countries wonder why Black African women and girls often have very short hair cuts.
Thomas Sankara's 1987 Women's Day Speech Was Revolutionary Even For Today's World & Parts of Africa Will Never Implement His Ideas
Friday, 22 December 2023 By: TB Obwoge I wish that African countries would take me up on my challenge, Rwanda and Namibia are leading the way in gender equality, with Botswana making strides.
How I Didn’t Know the Rights I Didn’t Have as a Woman Coming of Age in the 70s
Last September I came across an article on Medium by writer Katie Jgln about the idealization of a non-existent pre-second-wave feminist time when women were happy being housewives. This fallacy is being perpetuated by a younger generation of “anti-feminists.”
Generations of Olive Trees
Part 1: Underlying Foundations of Versatility In the town of Beit Lahia, settled between old olive forests, the Al-Hussein family starts its story. Meet Ahmed, the patriarch, whose life entwines with the strong foundations of the olive trees. As clashes emerge and borders shift, Ahmed's assurance to safeguard his property turns into an image of obstruction.
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Is Personal Agency Only for the Young?
I am angry. This week I was Threading through Threads and came across a post from a woman that said, among other things: "How can I make my mother stop coloring her hair and just go grey? She's 62 and not fooling anyone; she and her friends are old and it's time that she acts her age."
The Uniqueness of Fendi and the Timelessness of Rome
The name Fendi is strongly associated with Rome. Their flagship store, situated in a palace from the 1700s, is a celebration of Italian textures, hues, and fashion. Every boutique they have, but especially the one in the Eternal City, is a tribute to the country's culture.
One Secret Factor Boosting Women’s Self Worth
In the last decade, women have become a force to be reckoned with in determining significant others. Self-value and dignity-alongside matching demands for respect from their male counterparts-are on the rise.
Ghana's LOUDLY Silent Femicide, Suicide & Rape As Gender Minister's Continue Their Silence; Culture Is Killing Women!
Friday, 5 September 2023 By: TB Obwoge I can't write somedays, through tears as I continue to watch the news of new cases of suicide, femicide and rape in Ghana. Just a few days ago a young woman was found hanging in her university hostel, news claims were that she had completed suicide by hanging herself.
The Impact of Trust in Personal Connections
Trust is the cornerstone of any meaningful personal relationship. Whether it's a romantic partnership, a friendship, or a familial bond, trust forms the bedrock upon which these connections are built. The impact of trust in personal relationships is profound, shaping the dynamics, depth, and longevity of these connections in ways we may not always fully appreciate.
The Little Magician
Lionel Messi, whose full name is Lionel Andrés Messi, is an Argentine professional soccer player widely celebrated as one of the greatest athletes in the history of the sport. He was born on June 24, 1987. His soccer journey commenced in his hometown of Rosario, Argentina.