Category: feminism

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The Curse of the Good Girl

The Curse of the Good Girl by Rachel Simmons opens with this: “Our culture is teaching girls to embrace a version of selfhood that sharply curtails their power and potential. In particular, the pressure...

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Harmony

I’m a second soprano. I sing in an all women performance choir and I love it. I love expressing myself with my voice and music is the vehicle that allows me to do it...

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Elections and Spouses

So elections were this past week and depending on which side of the line you stand you are either thrilled or dismayed. Life has been so busy for us I was really worried that...

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Guest Post: Goofy Feminism

by Whoa-man Whoa-man is a long-time fan of Exponent II. She was introduced to the community by some of the founding mothers while she was working on her PhD in Boston and has been...

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Sugar & Spice

As I mentioned in my last post, I am expecting my third child, due right around Christmas. By now we’re all starting to get excited to meet this little guy, all except my two...

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Premier Poll

We’re excited to offer a new feature here at The Exponent! For all you readers out there that may desire to lend your voice to our community but aren’t quite sure how to start...

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The Pregnant Body Politic

I’m a grad student in a public administration program and a term we often use is “the body politic”, meaning a collective group of people organized under a governmental authority. I’ve been thinking about...