Lunar Eclipse: Villainy, Backlash, and Joy

Lunar eclipses are a good time for emancipation from old things, cleansing. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to initiate cleanses in your life. People on the other side of it may read your step forward as a blow their ego, leaving you to feel like the villain. But trust your own process, because after the backlash comes joy, which means that sometimes, it’s totally worth it to play the villain for awhile.

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Clothes Shaming Works Both Ways

ClothesLet’s talk about clothes shaming, and how it works both ways.  As a woman who experienced adolescence as a black, Muslim teen who seldom covered, I know that clothes shaming is a two-way street. Click the image to read the full article on Blavity.