Tag Archive for: sexism

Commentary: The V Spot

Replacing trauma, ghosts, gossip, and the politics of toxic masculinity with a warmer space of Vision and Values.

Invisibility in the Silence of Grief, Loss, and Rage

"If we do not move past the dysfunction in our communities, there will continue to be victimization.”

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Relatives in Minnesota: What the Data Shows

There were between 27 and 54 actively missing American Indian women and girls in Minnesota in any given month from 2012 to 2020.

Navigating the Music Industry

We found commonality in our experiences, and were able to speak to hurdles that are hard to articulate.

Rewriting Music History to Include Women

I spent countless hours wandering the music section of the library, searching for clues, a little inspiration, and a quiet distraction from my impending deadlines.

ERA Impressions from Virginia

Delegate Danica Roem, the nation’s first Transgender legislator…

Great American Outpost

Excerpt from “Great American Outpost: Dreamers, Mavericks,…

Commentary: Sex-Based Offenses

Terms and definitions of gender-based abusive behavior

Sexual Harassment at the Capitol

Pat Helmberger (courtesy photo) About 18 years ago, Pat Helmberger…

Hmong bride price — who decides?

Tiffany Vang (courtesy photo) Beth* thought Brian* was sweet…

2013 Changemakers: Ami Wazlawik and Hollaback! Twin Cities

"If we could get to a point where all girls and women felt empowered to speak their minds on a regular basis, I would die a happy feminist."

Peace & war

"I was naive when I signed up. I was so upset after I got that [deployment] call. I thought I was going to die. I wasn't going to Spain. I was 19, and it was a lot to handle emotionally."