“I’ve been a feminist for as long as I can remember.”
Oftentimes, as women of color, the added pressures surrounding our undergraduate experiences surmount our abilities to persist as focused, successful college students.
Intersectionalist Feminists for Animals (IFA) is hosting an event titled Compassionate Connections: the Intersections of Feminism and Animal Rights. It will host a series of speakers who will discuss the intersection of feminism, veganism, animal rights activism.
While Wikipedia’s knowledge base covers nearly every subject imaginable, the contributors themselves are not nearly as diverse.
“I’m a feminist because nothing else makes sense.”
“You can’t end the oppression of women without addressing racial oppression, transphobia, imperialism, state-sanctioned violence, and so on. You can’t fix any other form of systemic gender oppression without making everyone safe.”
Angela Nguyen’s tattoo was the basis for “Mental Health Tattoo Art Exhibition,” which opened in the Powell Library Rotunda on Monday. The exhibition features photos of tattoos that are related to mental health or mental illness.
“Feminism allows me to decolonize myself and be who I really am.”
FEM is excited to announce a collaboration with Campus Events Commission, UCLA Radio, Cultural Affairs Commission, and the Student Committee for the Arts at UCLA on “See, Recognize, Hear: Female Empowerment Week.”
“Feminism advocates equality and empowerment of all genders, and by extension supports the many different identities and backgrounds that people have.”