Sometimes, independence comes with a price too expensive to bear.
Patriarchy dismantles self-confidence in women. Sisterhood promotes it.
Resentment against interfaith relationships highlight ingrained patriarchy and sexism
We could not be happier that Chilean feminists have risen up to demand equality.
I wondered if I was doing something wrong.
I struggle with the words to speak, but I need to get them out.
My first thought was “Guess I’ve still got it!”
I thought I wasn't allowed to go out during the week because I was a Muslim. Not because my dad didn’t want me staying out late.
Disclaimer: This explanation might not apply to everyone.
I tried to hide my shock. But what else could I do in that situation?
As a Muslim women growing up I was expected to prioritize marriage above everything else in life.
"You're perfect, sweetie." But her actions and her own body image issues told me differently.