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  • Dear Kayla,
    I am intrigued by your post, “Our bodies are not a political discussion,” because as a woman I understand the argument and have heard it many times. I fully agree with your statement that men definitely shouldn’t have a say in what we can do with our bodies.
    One sentence you wrote that stands out for me is, “We were not put on earth…Read More

  • Dear Megan,
    I am intrigued by your post, “The Invalidation of Teen Girls’ Interests” because it’s something that I’ve also taken a notice of myself. I agree with your point that a big issue I that men think we exist for them as if the world and every female revolves around them and their needs.
    One sentence that stood out to me was, “This just s…Read More

  • Dear Alondra,
    I am drawn by your post, “Who should be doing the domestic work in a household?” because it’s an argument I’m all too familiar with. I have heard this argument my whole life and agree with you that responsibilities should be shared between both parents and not simply the mother. I also agree with the point of having their kids,…Read More

  • Dear Gogisgksoquili,
    I am shocked about your poem, “How Would You Feel?” because of the emotions that can be felt behind your writing. It’s obvious the point you are trying to convey and as someone who is part of the minority I understand the frustration and fear you have expressed.
    One sentence that stood out to me was, “This was my story, my…Read More

  • Dear Zuleika,
    I am intrigued by your post, “Why the ‘American Dream?” because it’s something I am familiar with being told and talked about. I have the perspective of the “American Dream” from an immigrant Hispanic household.
    One sentence that stands out to me is, “She wants to be a writer and go to college in New York, but her parents want her…Read More

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