Senti Sojwal
Senti Sojwal

Originally from New York City, Senti is a recent graduate of Hampshire College, where she majored in women and gender studies and creative writing. Currently, she works as Environmental and Reproductive Justice Fellow with Massachusetts-based progressive nonprofit the Population and Development Program. She likes cozy sweaters, avocados always, and sassy feminist blogs.

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June 5, 2014

These Are the Last of America's Dying Feminist Bookstores

Here's why we have to save them.

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April 16, 2014

Provocative Portraits Challenge Stereotypes of Gun Owners in the U.S.

Who exactly is the American gun owner?
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April 4, 2014

A Simple Street Art Project Is Becoming a Movement to Fight Sexism in Big Cities

Brooklyn artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's powerful new art project aims to break the silence around street harassment and encourage women to fight back.
March 10, 2014

This Mother Could Go to Jail for Helping Her Daughter Have an Abortion

What one case suggests about the politicization of abortion in America.
Dec. 18, 2013
Dec. 13, 2013

"Going Both Ways" Doesn’t Go Both Ways For Men vs. Women

Just compare Tom Daley to Katy Perry.

Dec. 6, 2013

Forget What They Told You About the "Rules" Of Dating

Call after three days? Yeah, right. Like people call anymore.
Dec. 4, 2013

The Biggest Regret 20-Something Women Have About Their Sex Lives

As Edith Piaf might say, "Non, je ne regrette rien."
Nov. 15, 2013

The Sexist Double Standard For Orgasms

We now have proof for what every woman who has ever been single already knows about casual sex.

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Nov. 5, 2013

This Site Will Make Sex Less Sexy

Intimacy? Who needs it.
Nov. 1, 2013

Most of Us Won't Get Married Until We're Over 35

Our generation is defying tradition, and that's a really good thing.
Oct. 28, 2013

Thinking You Can't Get Pregnant In Your 20s is An Illusion, Study Finds

Researchers call it "magical thinking." I call it "poor sex ed."
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Oct. 22, 2013

One Woman's Radically Honest OkCupid Experiment Exposes the Truth of Online Dating

What happens when internet dating gets really, really real?
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Oct. 18, 2013

Would You Confront Your Street Harasser?

A Philadelphia-based photographer's new series exposes and explores an experience I know all too well.

Oct. 17, 2013

Maryville Rape Case: How the Internet Intervened, Saved the Day at Steubenville 2.0

Bloggers, Twitter users, and Anonymous pressured the authorities to act in the latest Stuebenville — and proved that internet activism really works.
Sept. 30, 2013

How a Viral Piece On Male Sexual Assault Can Help Survivors

As BuzzFeed showed last week, we don't talk about male survivors enough, and the reasons why are as entrenched as masculinity itself.
Sept. 19, 2013

How Feminists Punked 'Playboy'

The inside story behind "The 2013 Top Ten Party Commandments for a Consensual Good Time" and the best prank of the year.
Sept. 13, 2013

Shocking Women Everywhere, Hanna Rosin Declares Patriarchy Dead

Guess millennial feminists should just pack it in, then.