Bella Lane

Women Of Power: Election 2016

“I cried because I want my daughters to feel that blazing pride, that affirmation of their boundless capacity – not from their husbands, but from their world, from the atmosphere, from inviolable wells of certainty inside themselves. I cried because it’s not fair, and I’m so tired. I cried because I don’t even know what… Continue reading Women Of Power: Election 2016

Election 2016 · Khaleesi Quinn

America the Intolerant

Last night I sat in utter disbelief as I watched Donald Trump win the presidential election. I was shocked, almost unable to process that this was actually happening. It was a nightmare come to life. The United States is so much more racist, sexist, and homophobic than I had ever previously imagined. I knew that… Continue reading America the Intolerant

Election 2016 · Social Justice

Final Thoughts on the Election

Today, I was hoping to wake up and tell a girl “you could grow up to be president” without it being wishful thinking. Still, a woman with 30 years of political experience just narrowly lost presidency to (all jokes aside) an admitted racist who built his platform on advocating for rape and systematic oppression, and has no political… Continue reading Final Thoughts on the Election

Social Justice · Uncategorized · womens health

I’m a Nasty Woman, and I Support Late Term Abortions

2016 will be the first presidential election where I am informed enough to vote… so, with that in mind, I watched the third and final presidential debate yesterday. Although there are many things worth discussing, I feel that the most pressing matter in my eyes is women’s rights. I am a 24 year old single… Continue reading I’m a Nasty Woman, and I Support Late Term Abortions