Cleopatra: A Feminist or Not?

By Daniella Djiogan One of the most famous femme fatale in history, Cleopatra. A pharaoh who had beauty, wealth, power, a self proclaimed goddess. A woman who had everything one could ever hope to have in this life. The queen who ruled Egypt as the last pharaoh of the Ptolemaic dynasty. During her reign, she was known to have…

Feminism 201- The Modern Woman

by Daniella Djiogan Society says she’s promiscuous because she wears a short skirt She’s paid less than her male co-worker because she’s a woman She wears tons of makeup in order to hide her insecurities She can’t be the president or CEO because that’s a male dominant occupation She must be married by her 27th birthday…

Feminism 102- “HER VOICE”

By Daniella Djiogan  She’s a fifteen year old girl married to a fifty year old rich man She lives in a village in the depths of Africa At the age of sixteen, she was the stepmother of twenty children She’s never dated; she doesn’t even know what it means She respects her husband to the point that…

How to be a Feminist 101

By Daniella Djiogan 1.     Be confident in yourself, you are not below anyone. 2.     Don’t be bullied or be the bully, stand up for yourself. 3.     Don’t gossip behind people’s back…that’s not cool! 4.     Stand up for what you believe in. 5.     Keep up with your studies; it’s going to be helpful to…