Guest Post: Yes ALL Women

This is not a good time to be a woman. And the sad thing is, it’s probably the best time to be woman that there has ever been. There is little that makes me angrier than men who blindly hate women. Yes, men can be mistreated by women just like […]

Feminist Nerdy Girl Juliette Gordon Low

Other than my mother, one of the most important feminist influences on my life was the Girl Scouts. I work with a Girl Scout Troop Leader, who has a bumper sticker on her truck that says “Once a Girl Scout, Always a Girl Scout.” I grew up as a Girl […]

Environmentalist Nerdy Girl: Rachel Carson

  Since it’s Earth Day, I thought I’d talk about one of our Nerdy Girl role models who has made a difference for the earth! Rachel Carson was born in 1907 in Pennsylvania. She was a marine biologist, an author, and an ecologist. After receiving both her Bachelor’s and her […]

So You Want To Be A Feminist

My mother wasn’t quite a member of the burn your bra movement, but she was close. Knowing that, it’s probably no surprise that she raised me to be a feminist. I was encouraged to choose any career that I was interested in. I knew the names of famous feminists before […]