McGill photo project shows feminism isn’t straight, white and female

A new photo campaign initiated by the McGill Law Feminists at McGill University puts a face to the reality of the movement’s diversity in the 21st century, moving away from the old stereotype of the straight, white, cisgendered feminist. It is this diversity that embodies the spirit of a progressive feminism — one which is defined by the celebration of difference — and demonstrates the movement’s latest incarnation.

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Just finished night broken. Not sure how I feel about it.


As a college student you’re either struggling academically, financially, or emotionally. Or all three.

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"I certainly came up in an era where women were really making strides and making a point to beat down doors and find their place, and crash through the glass ceiling. And a lot of them did that believing that they had to trade on their femininity and that they had to be a man and tap into whatever they believed was a masculine trait to hang in the boys’ room, to get the "keys to the kingdom" as it were. And what’s beautiful about Jessica Pearson is that she is the next level to that when, really, feminism is about being all that you are and not having to trade one thing for another on your way up, or apologize." - Gina Torres (about her character Jessica Pearson, on Suits)




Mbissine Thérèse Diop in La Noire De…(Black Girl) Ousmane Sembène, Senegal, 1966

Next time you feel the need to tell a black girl/woman that you’ve never kissed/been with/etc a black girl/woman before, I urge you to remember her face.

Everyone should watch this movie. It’s not very long and it’s on Netflix