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A woman’s purpose is not defined by a man

The Wichitan

April 13, 2016

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

We teach girls to shrink themselves, to make themselves smaller. We say to girls, "You can have ambition, but not too much. You should aim to be successful, but not too successful, otherwise you will threaten men.”I am expect...

We should all be feminists

Adaobi Ezeodum

February 4, 2015

Filed under Op-Ed

The above title for this column was taken from a TED talk given by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, a renowned author and writer who many have heard speaking in Beyoncé's "Flawless," but few know. I am mostly drawn to her because she...

The other f-word

Jasmine Jones

April 11, 2014

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

College is typically a time for 20-somethings to explore their identity and venture out of their comfort zone and try new things. I took this time as a chance to explore some new ideologies. Prior to coming to Midwestern I hadn’t really thought much of feminism, only what society...

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