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Our Bodies

Exploring the female body from a woman-centered perspective.

The Real Reasons Women May Be In Poor Health

The Real Reasons Women May Be In Poor Health

It’s not genetics, it’s patriarchy.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Our Bodies
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
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
Reddit is Censoring Women’s Health Support Groups

Reddit is Censoring Women’s Health Support Groups

The move is part of a larger pattern of silencing women on the platform

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Censorship
"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
J.K. Rowling: "It isn’t hate to speak the truth."

J.K. Rowling: "It isn’t hate to speak the truth."

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has spoken out again on women's sex-based rights, this time unequivocally. "If sex isn’t real, there’s no same-sex attraction," she tweeted on Saturday evening. "If sex isn’t real, the lived reality of women globally is erased. I know and love trans

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Gender Identity
Excess Babies: The Tragedy of the Surrogacy Industry During COVID-19

Excess Babies: The Tragedy of the Surrogacy Industry During COVID-19

Surrogacy agency in Ukraine left with babies who will not be collected by the biological parents

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
COVID-19