Maria Behan on the malignancy of Trump, immorality overload, and America as a banana republic
Jami Ingledue on the damage done by the patriachy and how to raise boys in this era of Trump
Lorna O’Hara on the upcoming Irish abortion referendum and on imagining a more compassionate Ireland
Melanie Schoo on the blowback to activism, #NotAllMen, and how good guys can actually make a difference
CL Bledsoe on growing up in the Bible Belt, faith, and the demons that haunted his dreams
Tim Clark on dreams past and present, big and small, and the love of a good story
Our editor Kusi Okamura on why Venus is rising and how women are finding their place in the world
CL Bledsoe on student activism, learning politics, and the power of a zine
Robert Taylor on Kanye’s tirades, fandom, and becoming ourselves
Irena Ioannou on the dream of gender equality and the work that still needs to be done
Annie Mark-Westfall on the lessons her son will learn growing up in Germany
Mike Hembury on militant feminism, inspiring acts of courage and collective change
Debbie Collins’s poem ‘Untitled #8’
Aurélien Thomas’s poem ‘A Fetish’
A.E. Sadeghipour’s poem ‘Peter Pan’
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