Mallika’s Op-Ed Piece on TIME Online

Posted June 16th, 2014

We need to ask: “Boys will be boys”–at what cost? Boys are not robotic rapists, any more than girls are ornaments and objects for their aggressions. Let’s stop saying that half the human race is inherently aggressive, predatory and incapable of transformation.

Read Mallika’s opinion piece here....

Immigration reform currently on the table

Posted August 9th, 2013

There’s a lot to be excited about in the ongoing talks about finally reforming the long-broken immigration system (read: unjust mess). Keeping families together is a must. Giving everyone– including women, children, members of the LGBT community; everyone– a clear path to citizenship is a must. However, the insane measures ...

“Stand your ground” laws are direct effects of toxic masculinity

Posted July 30th, 2013

First and foremost, the tragic death of Trayvon Martin and subsequent miscarriage of justice in the trial of his killer should make a honest discussion about race in this country a dire necessity. However, we must also realize that so-called “stand your ground” laws– like the one that allowed George ...