Visiting Frida Kahlo’s Casa Azul

Frida Kahlo has always been an idol to me. A feminist icon without a doubt, the more I learnt about her the more I aspired to be half the woman she was. A brave fighter, she was able to channel her pain through art, showing the world without any shame who she was and where … Continue reading Visiting Frida Kahlo’s Casa Azul

why do we need international women’s day

The answer to this question is quite simple: because we are forgetful. And, in some cases, completely and utterly ignorant. So here's the thing. When I was learning at school as a little girl (a white little girl, western culture, european by the way), I thought (in part because that was what I was being … Continue reading why do we need international women’s day