Fierce Female Friday

This week’s Fierce Female has accomplished more than I have, and I’m almost twice her age… Marley Dias! 11-year-old Marley Dias of Philadelphia was frustrated with the books she was reading in school, and decided to do something about it. She told Philly Voice, I told [my mom] I was sick of reading about white boys and dogs,” Dias said, pointing specifically to “Where the Red … Continue reading Fierce Female Friday

White Privilege II: What’s the Intention?

Macklemore (& Ryan Lewis) released his new 9-minute track, “White Privilege II” this past Friday. I do not pay enough attention to Macklemore to even know when he releases new music, but I came across a Fader article about the song by Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib that, for the first time, made me search Macklemore on Spotify. I listened to the song and read through the lyrics just to get … Continue reading White Privilege II: What’s the Intention?

February Cover Girls (And Boy)

I don’t know if it’s the new year, the dropping temperatures or just something in the water (speaking of which, can we PLEASE get Flint, MI some clear H2O?!), but fashion publications upped their games for this February. Several magazines released their upcoming February covers within the past week or so, and they are all PERFECT! I’m just going to show you instead of tell … Continue reading February Cover Girls (And Boy)

Fierce Female Friday

I am sooo late to the game (Literally) when it comes to these girls. But they’re still fierce– Sophie Houser and Andy Gonzales!!! High school students Sophie and Andy met at the Girls Who Code summer program, where they learned how to code through various projects, and were required to complete a final project at the end of the course. Tampon Run was that final project. … Continue reading Fierce Female Friday