A List of Don’ts for Women!


From Brainpickings.org: A List of Don’ts for Women on Bicycles Circa 1895 by Maria Popova “Don’t chew gum. Exercise your jaws in private.” We’ve already seen how the bicycle emancipated women, but it wasn’t exactly a smooth ride. The following list of 41 don’ts for female cyclists was published in 1895 in the newspaper New […]

A Father’s Reprimand. – Pause


From Upworthy.com: A Father Reprimands His Homophobic Child In This Beautiful Letter               I’m not sharing this because I think this letter is fantastic (even though it is). This letter really illustrates that prejudice isn’t always something that is learned from your parents. Dear Christine: I’m disappointed in you as a daughter. You’re correct that […]