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motherhood

Don’t Have Children (Just Because the World Tells You To)

Don’t Have Children (Just Because the World Tells You To)

From one mother who loves her kids, but imagines another life

Alison Tennent
motherhood
Mother as Martyr

Mother as Martyr

Mothers are often both martyrs and assassins in the eyes of female children

AJ Kelly
AJ Kelly
motherhood
I am a Mother to My Stillborn Son, Not a "Birthing Parent"

I am a Mother to My Stillborn Son, Not a "Birthing Parent"

When gender-neutral language does more harm than good

Lauren Adams
Our Bodies
Women’s Organizations are Removing the Word "Women" From Their Vocabulary

Women’s Organizations are Removing the Word "Women" From Their Vocabulary

They claim the word is "not inclusive"

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
female erasure
"Woman" Is Not a Dirty Word

"Woman" Is Not a Dirty Word

When we erase the word “woman”, we erase women’s material reality.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Opinion
In 2020, Women Still Need Their Husband's Permission to Get Sterilized

In 2020, Women Still Need Their Husband's Permission to Get Sterilized

One woman's viral Twitter story has others opening up about their experiences

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Our Bodies