November 5, 2013 I recently noticed that a day rarely goes by where I do not mention The Patriarchy. I find ways to bring it up in every day conversation, my comments on the movie I saw last weekend, my response to news headlines. It’s something I see everywhere. It’s on TV, it’s in the… Read More Feminist Dictionary: What is The Patriarchy?
April 14, 2008 Throughout the centuries, different countries and cultures have celebrated their special occasions through a myriad of ceremonies. Many of these ceremonies have been carried on by future generations and are still practiced traditionally. The dowry, for example, a presentation of cash, gifts or property in exchange for a bride as a part… Read More Dowries a ‘symbolic’ gesture in the West