I Finally Got a U.S. Green Card After 8 Years. A Lot Has Changed
In 2012 I was wearing leg warmers and thought Benedict Cumberbatch was the sexiest man alive. As people change, so do nations.
Views My Own
It's Time for Men to Stop Letting Women Get Catcalled
It's amazing how often "you should learn to take a compliment" is said by fully grown men who still haven't learned how to take rejection.
Five Ways You Lose Your Friends in Your 30s
A lot of 20-something friendships don't make it past the big 3-0.
How Reproductive Health Makes It Harder to Travel as a Woman
Sometimes a morning after pill requires leaving the country.
We Talk with Director Alice Lowe About Her New Pregnancy Slasher Film
'Prevenge' is a gory horror movie that completely disrupts our view of mothers.
The Best and Worst Portrayals of Women from the Toronto International Film Festival
We put TIFF films starring the likes of Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams, Ellen Page, and Catherine Keener (among others) to the Bechdel test.
The End of Canada's Tampon Tax Is a Victory for My Bank Account, but It Hasn't Ended Period Stigma
Unfair taxes are the tip of the iceberg. How long will it take to stop the embarrassed giggles that accompany words like "tampon" and "pad"?
I Googled My Mother’s Maiden Name and Discovered My Family’s Violent Secret
I went to my mother's house with a fire lit under my ass, and before the door had even closed behind me, I blurted out, "Who is Emile Zarbatany?"
My Obsession with Collecting Nazi Junk at German Flea Markets
Postcards adorned with swastikas, photos of Nazi officers, Third Reich medals of honor—for me, these items are dark, disturbing, mysterious, haunting, and impossible to ignore.
I Conned My Way onto Two Reality Shows and Totally Got What I Deserved
After you lie to get the chance to become infamous on TV, you can hardly blame anyone else when the world starts to hate you.
My Eyes Are Down Here: Calling Bushy Eyebrows 'Exotic' Is Insulting
White people keep giving me backhanded compliments because of my brow game, and I wish they would stop.