Mansplaining, womansplaining, or just plain rude?

‘When You’re Accustomed to Privilege, Equality Feels Like Oppression’ I first heard that quote a couple of weeks ago and it really spoke to me. You see, I am a person who thinks a lot about women’s rights and I am occasionally met with quite hostile responses by some men. I write about why we…

Religion and Sexism: Does Christianity Oppress Women and Girls?

Whether religions oppress women and uphold the patriarchal system is a long debated and sensitive subject. Until recently, I was certain that Christianity was a sexist religion. I saw how powerful positions in the church are almost exclusively held by men, how the bible presents male protagonists and heroes and frames women as passive objects…