Tag: #TimesUp

TimesUp -- How Far Have Women Really Come?

I’ve been taking a class on Hamilton the musical versus what was really happening back then, and I learned a new term: coverture. Those Skyler sisters from Hamilton weren’t really very free at all. Thanks goodness, I thought at the lecture, that women have come so far in 2018, and they now can speak out, saying “TimesUp.”... Read more »

The Golden Globes: What do Fancy Black Dresses Say?

Everyone wear black. I get it. Let’s make a statement. Let’s say #TimesUp. At the Golden Globes last night, women decided to make what the Chicago Tribune called “a color-coordinated statement.” But what exactly do fancy black dresses like this say? If this was supposed to be a fashion blackout to express support for victims... Read more »