Women Should Never Be Afraid

In our post-feminist society, there is no reason for women to be afraid of anything. We can climb the corporate ladder, do and wear and be whatever we want, and if we ever get assaulted–which is extremely rare–we can go to the police right away and demand...

Why I Hate the Term “SJW”

After all the chaos of the Ghomeshi trial, I decided something: I hate the term “SJW.” I’ve always been very outspoken with my opinions. I support women’s rights and animal rights, and in today’s world, that makes me a dissenter....

How I Renovated My (Semi-finished) Basement

Last fall, my family and I decided to have our basement renovated. But when the contractor took on another job and decided to forgo his final payment, taking off when the job was only 90% done. We were left with an unpresentable, unliveable basement–but not for...
Did God Create Animals for Us to Eat?

Did God Create Animals for Us to Eat?

When I say I’m vegetarian, a common reaction from some religious people is, “But didn’t God put animals on Earth for us to eat?” As they have grown up believing that animals are food and not friends, they seem genuinely confused as to why...