College Feminisms

The Feminist Wire is proud to publish outstanding works by millennial feminists between the ages of 18-24 in our college column. This column is managed and edited by college age feminists, and features exclusive works such as articles, videos, poetry, interviews, public service announcements, youth and campus advocacy, and more. It is intended to 1) showcase young feminist voices through writing, publication, speaking, and activism, and 2) serve as a teaching tool and source of resistance on college campuses and beyond. If you are interested in submitting to this column, please see our “Submissions” tab and submit your work through the category “College Feminisms.”

COLLEGE FEMINISMS: The Country Within

August 26, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Hillary Clinton for President? Why She’s Not the Woman We Need

June 29, 2015
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By: Aviva DeKornfeld Hillary Clinton is a woman and as it turns out, this is big news. Back in 2012, both Clinton and Barak Obama fought for the Democratic nomination, and perhaps fought even harder to distance themselves from their gender and race, respectively. This time, Clinton is ostensibly embracing her womanhood, openly sharing...
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: An Open Letter to My Ex, Nude Picture

June 26, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Nine Times She Felt Less Than Human

June 23, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: In the Hour of Consciousness: Three Poems by Kathryn Eichner

June 19, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Exploring Meghan Trainor’s “Feminist” Message

June 16, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Becoming Whole

June 12, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Why Human Rights Don’t Work for Me

June 9, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Dating Your Genitals

June 5, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Everyday Athlete

June 2, 2015
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