Fierce Femme Rant

Julie Proudfoot
A weekly newsletter about the life-changing issues facing women in America.
Created 17 Aug 2021
  • Why Am I Here? - Part 2
    10 Nov 2021 • 9 min read
    “We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure Domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the ...
  • Bonus Article
    08 Nov 2021 • 14 min read • 1 0
    Roe v. Wade As a dedicated, self-confessed liberal, women’s rights are always on my mind these days. It seems with every step taken that equalizes women to men, women are consistently asked to take se...
  • Gender Gap - A Woman Scorned
    03 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Hell Hath No Fury I’ve wrestled all my life with an intense reaction to injustice - or at least what I perceive and experience as injustice. It’s personal. I get mad - really mad. And I want my pound ...
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    01 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    Get 25% off for 1 year Love your free weekly posts? Subscribe now and get 25% off your first year. You’ll get my monthly special Gender Gap, personal stories from my journey as a feminist, my full arc...
  • A Smaller Slice of American Pie
    27 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    It’s expected that women will demand less and accept less. And this is especially true in times of crisis. During the pandemic, millions of women left the workforce. Some lost jobs, others had jobs at...
  • Man-splaining
    20 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    I guess for me this whole man-splaining thing cuts way deep. It’s a wound that never heals. It’s part of my earliest memories as a kid and is a daily occurrence now. Men know, women don’t. That’s it. ...
  • More Femmes on The Hill
    13 Oct 2021 • 10 min read • 2 0
    What if we just admit the truth? That we’ve got no balance on the Hill. And I’m talking about THE HILL. You know where the insurrectionists went on Jan 6 to intimidate everyone trying to certify the e...
  • Rape Culture
    06 Oct 2021 • 11 min read
    It’s time to talk about how America has failed women when it comes to sexual harassment and assault. Our bodies are not our own. Our sexual privacy is made public as casually as the latest football sc...
  • Re: Public Service Announcement
    04 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    #SaveThePlanet, #ClimateChangeIsReal The 2051 Project Public Service Announcement If you’ve not yet read the Sixth Assessment Report of the IPCC, here you go. After, why not take a look at this short ...
  • Kind but Not Nice
    29 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 1 2
    Women are Socialized to be Nice It’s true. Sugar and spice and all that. And we all expect it. Okay, I can hear your very loud thoughts – about all the women who have been forceful with you. Didn’t pu...
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