The Parthenon

Feminist Thursday

Jocelyn Gibson, Executive Editor

September 9, 2015


Filed under COLUMN, FEMINIST THURSDAY, OPINION

I joined a feminist group on Facebook. I know, Facebook was my first mistake, but I am always looking for ways to connect with other like-minded people and I thought this would be a good way. However, after a couple of weeks, I started to notice that the group can get very hostile and there are various...

Feminism is not a dirty word

Jocelyn Gibson

September 2, 2015


Filed under COLUMN, FEMINIST THURSDAY

Feminism is a misunderstood term. So many people are against the movement, and only a minority of those against it knows what being a feminist means. Many more agree with the values of feminism, but believe sternly they are not one. This column aims to clear some of that ambiguity up. First, it is...