Mocking Your Sins: Indigenous Laughter as Healing

Originally posted on Bluestockings Magazine :
Retail “Tribal Print” Crop-Tops I remember looking out the window of my mother’s car as she drove me home after school. I remember seeing a bumper sticker that read, “I was Indian before it was cool,” on a curiously pristine 1982 black Datsun with the tacky neon decal scribbles on…

Dress Coded: An Education on (unnecessary) Sexualization

Originally posted on Sophieologie:
When one Illinois middle school cluelessly decided to ban leggings & yoga pants because they were “distracting to the boys”, they probably didn’t have any idea it would be the catalyst to a national conversation about dress codes in school. I mean, dress codes are like, so un-controversial. Until now. Take Our Poll Now,…