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International Women’s Day 2017 Playlist: Jams For A Feminist AF Jamboree

*featured image courtesy of the artist runs this Tumblr page. Check out more of her work here: ¬†http://arkosicart.tumblr.com/ by Shae March 8, 2017, is International Women’s Day, as well as #DayWithoutAWoman, the latter commissioned by the same team that inspired us to walk in the Women’s March. For #DayWithoutAWoman, there are a few ways to go about supporting the 24 hours in which there is … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2017 Playlist: Jams For A Feminist AF Jamboree

Feminism, From The Je ne sais quoi of Dita Von Teese, Is A Beautiful Thing

The art of burlesque is a bit disregarded in the mainstream limelight. If not for the magnetic pull of Dita Von Teese, who has expounded her love for vintage beauty, dress, and entertainment into an impressive career, burlesque and the cabaret aesthetic would remain an extreme novelty for an already extremely niche audience. It’s not even in competition with the hypersexual nature of today’s Instagram … Continue reading Feminism, From The Je ne sais quoi of Dita Von Teese, Is A Beautiful Thing

Why I Used To Love Wearing My Scarf, Hijab Style

by C. Shardae “Shae” Jobson On February 1, the first day of Black History Month and National Freedom Day, unbeknownst to me, it was also the fifth annual World Hijab Day. Initiated by Nazma Khan, a Bangladesh-born Muslim who’s lived in New York since age eleven and raised in the knockabout Bronx, the purpose of World Hijab Day is to foster understanding for Muslim women … Continue reading Why I Used To Love Wearing My Scarf, Hijab Style