Why Intersectionality Matters In Ethical & Environmental Movements

Ethical Unicorn. Well, this week has certainly seen some interesting developments in the environmental community.Here’s a brief TLDR if you missed the online drama in the zero waste world: Package Free Shop, a zero waste shop run by Lauren Singer from Trash is for Tossers, stated on Instagram that anyone can go zero waste. Some…

The Moral Wardrobe: Feminist Frump

Conrado; Tee - Elegantees; Sandals - Betula Last week, my friend Catherine sent me this tongue-in-cheek post about female frumpiness as a feminist statement: The dominant sensibility of femininity, which we will call Sexy Adult Woman (SAW), values flattering-ness, attractiveness above all else—pleasing the eye. In common parlance, “frump” is the defective result when a…

How to Prepare for the Women’s March on Washington

"Hear Our Voice" by Liza Donovan - Download here. I'm attending the Women's March! #WhyIMarch Over the last several months, I've spent a lot of time stewing over the best way to make a difference in a country that has been and remains a threatening and degrading space for thousands of people. While local and…