Instagram Filters for Your Face: The Rise in Plastic Surgery

Snapchat and Instagram filters, once best known for adding animal ears and silly animations, have become staples in the social media landscape. These filters are also often designed to carefully improve your appearance, with effects that produce smooth, glowing skin and large, shining eyes. Now, some users would like that look permanently, and people are … More Instagram Filters for Your Face: The Rise in Plastic Surgery

False Allegations Can Ruin A Man’s Life, According to Man Who Has Faced No Consequences

There is no doubt that it is hard for a victim of sexual harassment, sexual assault or rape to come forward, and a host of factors in our society make it harder. From the often judgmental interrogations by police to victim-blaming in the general public, we know the overwhelming majority of rapes go unreported to … More False Allegations Can Ruin A Man’s Life, According to Man Who Has Faced No Consequences

Why It’s Totally OK If Women-Led Comedies Aren’t Always Great

Because male-led comedies aren’t always great. The end. 🙂 Note: this is in response to an article of the same title over at Bustle. It’s actually a well-written article and I mean no disrespect to the writer; it just struck me how absurd it is that we have to take the time to explain a … More Why It’s Totally OK If Women-Led Comedies Aren’t Always Great

A Real Explanation of Radical Feminism

One of my very first blog posts on Femillennial covered different types of feminism, but I’ve had some conversations recently that have inspired me to revisit two types in particular and discuss some of the differences: liberal feminism and radical feminism. Radical feminism isn’t a school of thought that’s given much attention in public discourse, … More A Real Explanation of Radical Feminism

Tomi Lahren is Pro-Choice and I Don’t Know What to Feel

You may know Tomi Lahren as the conservative talk show host on The Blaze or for her Facebook-viral “Final Thoughts”, where she is best known for loudly proclaiming all the values Republicans hold dear and over-using the word “snowflake”. I’ve seen enough Tomi videos to last a lifetime, including monologues where she denies the existence of racism, … More Tomi Lahren is Pro-Choice and I Don’t Know What to Feel