The Mirror is the Struggle

The Mirror is the Struggle

Over the course of my years, I have encountered so many women who struggle with their looks. It seems to be an eternal theme which crosses generations. I have come to realize the privilege of having a body, even though the joy of being able to perceive our world in it...
When To Say “NO” To Opportunity

When To Say “NO” To Opportunity

We make choices everyday of our lives. Sometimes they are easy, like what shoes to wear (ok, maybe for some of us that is difficult!), but others wrench at our hearts and play with our minds. We go back and forth with what is best. Eventually we know we have to make a...

Activism That Lasts a Lifetime

Many people tend to associate activism and social justice movements with youth. Jean Pauline, however, is a testament to the fact that activism is a lifelong commitment one can make. Her story is highlighted in Vita Activa, a short documentary detailing her continued...