Archive for February, 2012

Let’s elevate the Rihanna & Chris Brown convo

Feb 28, 2012 @ 3:25 pm | By TheFeministGriote | 4 Discussions

The unthinkable in music history happened when Rihanna and Chris Brown recently collaborated. It was not too long ago that we the public were caught up in the discussion and painstaking details that brought this young relationship to an abrupt violent public halt. From the … read more →

Categories: Mind Over Chatter

Ovaries the new weapons of mass destruction!

Feb 20, 2012 @ 10:29 am | By TheFeministGriote | Discuss This

If you are a self-proclaimed feminist such as myself last week was a scary week for us! It appeared that at every turn there was a strategic attack. With Osama Bin Laden dead, it appears that the female anatomy more so now than ever, has become … read more →

Molotov Cocktail: The Catholic Church, women’s reproductive rights, & politics

Feb 08, 2012 @ 10:32 am | By TheFeministGriote | 2 Discussions

The Affordable Healthcare Act is mandating that contraception be covered. This will require that employers who offer insurance  must offer birth control pills, and other forms of family planning, without charging a co-pay. This Act is almost like a universal contraception act, which many have dubbed it … read more →

Categories: Mind Over Chatter

Having melanin is not a cure all

Feb 02, 2012 @ 8:21 am | By TheFeministGriote | 3 Discussions

What is it about having melanin that makes people feel invincible? Does melanin have a component in it that makes you impervious to destruction or common human frailty? As people of color being strong has not always been an attribute that has worked in our … read more →

Categories: Venus vs Mars

Strange bedfellows, The GOP & The Susan G. Komen Foundation

Feb 01, 2012 @ 8:34 am | By TheFeministGriote | Discuss This

Extreme anti-abortionist groups as well as extreme members of the GOP who go by the name “tea partiers,” have declared war on the female anatomy. There number one goal is to undermine, vilify, and purport false information about Planned Parenthood.Planned Parenthood which is very transparent … read more →

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