The audacious innocence afforded to white womanhood
"If England gets beaten, so will she."
Are White Women Awake Yet?
On the importance and power of being dangerous
My name is Mona Eltahawy and this is my declaration of faith: Fuck the patriarchy.
Arabic version of Unmothering. I am childfree by choice. My paternal grandmother had eight children. My maternal grandmother had 11 children (she was…
On Being Brave
*Menopause Chicks et al
cw: sexual assault. This past week was utter shit. And then I remembered that November is the anniversary of my death. A metaphorical one, albeit, but…
*On learning to talk to my grief with Vivaldi while reading June Jordan
cw: sexual asssault. Three years ago this week, I beat up a man who groped me in a club. It was fucking glorious. Celebrate that anniversary with me! I…
I guarded my hymen like a good virgin until I was 29 years old. And yet, not once during my sexually-frustrated 20s did my guilt over masturbation drive…