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…

If guys had their periods….

By Daniella Djiogan Here’s a sneak-peak of what will happen if guys had their periods;   There’s going to be a five day public holiday called ‘International Men Periods Week’. Many guys will faint at the sight of blood. I can’t even begin to imagine my brother buying pads…haha! When he’s in a bad mood, we’re gonna be…

My Abusive Love

By Daniella Djiogan  I am an abused wife I am beat up almost every day I cry day-in day-out My body can’t take it anymore But I tolerate it because I know he loves me. After all he wouldn’t beat me if he didn’t care I am so in love with him So, why do…

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…