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    Learning to love

    I run green fingers to untangle the stubborn intertwined strands, I water shriveled roots that unclasp coarse earth, give up, I coax prodding and nudging gently reminding them, to love life little by little.   [Image via]   Want to be featured in Fembot? We encourage you to submit your feminist art for consideration to […]

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    As a man of color, I am not your fetish

    “Dude I’m not into black men and I think your sexy that’s saying a lot.” —Text message from a white woman I used to know While most romantic—indeed, nearly all—relationships are full of complexity and turmoil, there is a particular and specific kind of dynamic in my heterosexual relationships with white women as a Black […]

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    The Myth of the “Post-Feminist” World, Debunked

    Written by guest contributor Angelica Guarino [TRIGGER WARNING: Sexual abuse, harrassment, self harm] The table fell silent. For a family who never stopped talking, it was not a situation we knew how to navigate. During a discussion about her work at a Manhattan advertising agency back in the 1960s, my great aunt revealed that she […]

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