An idea permeates our modern view of relationships: that men and women have always paired off in sexually exclusive relationships. But before the dawn of agriculture, humans may actually have been quite promiscuous. Author Christopher Ryan walks us through the controversial evidence that human beings are sexual omnivores by nature, in hopes that a more nuanced understanding may put an end to discrimination, shame and the kind of unrealistic expectations that kill relationships.
"you can choose to be a vegetarian but don't think that Just because you've made that decision, bacon suddenly stops smelling good" :)
Check out some responses on Ed's letter on twitters news feed and @EdHoltom
At The U.N. HeForShe Campaign Launch
The goodwill ambassador also eloquently explained why the campaign is focusing on males: “We don’t often talk about men being imprisoned by gender stereotypes but I can see that they are and that when they are free, things will change for women as a natural consequence.” #heforshe
"The trouble with me is, I make jokes too often," she told The Associated Press in 2013. "That's how I get through life. Life is SO difficult -- everybody's been through something! But you laugh at it, it becomes smaller."
Rest in peace my wonder woman.
I love you,
Olga S. Pérez
You've got to love this "Vogue"-era throwback interview of Madonna doing what she does best ... speaking the truth. In fact, I don't remember hearing the word "ageism" much at all back then. Once again, she's helped pave the way towards equality.
Lauren Greenfield, filmmaker and director of the #LikeAGirl video.
"In my work as a documentarian, I have witnessed the confidence crisis among girls and the negative impact of stereotypes first-hand." "When the words 'like a girl' are used to mean something bad, it is profoundly disempowering. I am proud to partner with Always to shed light on how this simple phrase can have a significant and long-lasting impact on girls and women. I am excited to be a part of the movement to redefine 'like a girl' into a positive affirmation."
Find out more at http://www.always.com/en-us/likeagirl...
A few major celebs have been speaking out on harmful beauty ideals lately, and Jennifer Lawrence is the latest! We love that she acknowledges we can take our power back through the way we talk to/about other women, and not supporting or emulating media that degrades women. Go J-Law!
Self Love, She has it!
39 seconds into the video then look in the mirror and say it, "I love my body as it is".