Of course girls are funny, and the implications around who gets to be funny and why go much deeper than we often recognize. Laughter, like anger, is powerful, and it can be powerfully directed to dismantle and challenge the status …
“The guide advises parents to “go the extra mile to compensate for some of the less-healthy messages your daughter may be getting from other sources” by exposing them to accomplished women of all shapes and sizes.”
Research shows that even ‘progressive’ child care is shared unequally between heterosexual spouses.
“This is a crisis.” In May, the center published its first report: “We Can’t Watch Black Women Die.”
“In every single place, girls are given the message that they are weak, that they are vulnerable. That their bodies are a target.”
Looks like a great way to be in community!
“So, while these medications are not risk-free, Yonkers says “it should be reassuring that we’re not seeing a huge magnitude of an effect here.”
There is something here about time, equity, privilege, and labor.
“Put simply, women who give birth in the US have a greater risk of dying relative to other rich countries — and the problem has been growing worse at a time when America’s peers have continued to make pregnancy safer.” Did you …