i love shoes, feminism, equality, gender nonconformity, activism, and calling out the patriarchy. i am the former president of the jackson area national organization for women http://jackson.nowms.org and currently an intern at planned parenthood.

i have a blog with a lot of varying themes http://ladylamia.wordpress.com but i wanted something that was strictly for my activism and feminism, so here you are!

the views and opinions expressed in these blogs are my personal views and opinions, they are not the official positions of the national organization for women (NOW), planned parenthood, or any other organization that i am or have been affiliated with.

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9th May 2011

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Louisiana Republican Wants to Sterilize Poor Women →

i’m pretty speechless on this one.

…If you don’t think that’s bad enough, his ingenious plan includes giving more tax incentives to “college-educated, higher-income people to have more children.” He has already earned the ire of advocacy groups who call his plan blatantly racist, sexist, and immoral. He has argued that more white people than black people are on welfare, so race is not an issue.

Tagged: republicansconservativesridiculousracismpovertysexismreproductive justicereproductive rights

29th July 2010

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Elisabeth Hasselbeck: older women become lesbians when they can't find a man →

i already thought her opinions were pretty “out there” but this is just stupid:

Elisabeth Hasselbeck apparently thinks women who come out as lesbians later in life only do so because they couldn’t find a man.

During a discussion on the subject of late-blooming lesbians on Tuesday’s show, ‘The Viewco-host said that: “Older men are going with younger women, leaving the women with no one.”


Tagged: lgbtqfunnyridiculouselizabeth hasselbeckthe viewlesbian