Brittany L. Stalsburg is the creator of the feminist blog Women Want To Be On Top and the photo-journalism project Women of the World. She writes about gender issues, politics, relationships, and travel. When not writing, Brittany is running her market research & communications strategy business, BLS Research & Consulting, based in Connecticut. Brittany holds a PhD in political science from Rutgers University.

Brittany L. Stalsburg's Articles

To be shamed while pregnant is so upsetting.

What It's Like To Be Shamed While Pregnant

I’m not even a mother yet, but I’ve never felt as disparaged in my life as I do now, as a pregnant mom-to-be. To be shamed while pregnant is so upsetting.
Brittany L. Stalsburg    |   10.23.17 12am   |   SHARE
The crack of the whip on flesh is a sound I won’t easily forget. (image courtesy of the author)

I Attended A Whipping Ceremony In Ethiopia

I walked with my husband and our guide into the whipping ceremony. I knew what I was about to see, but I was woefully unprepared for how I would feel.
Brittany L. Stalsburg    |   05.4.17 12am   |   SHARE