/’femə nizəm/

the belief in social, economic, and political equality of the sexes.

International Women’s day

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s day or IWD for short. A day that was brought to fruition by Clara Zetkin, Kate Duncker, and Paula Thiede in 1910. The date of March 8th was because in 1917 in Soviet Russia women gain the right to vote after a food strike. The United Nations adopted this […]

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It has been a few weeks since the world found out about the tragic murder of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor (and others) at the hands of the police. This erupted the world in protests and a call to make a change is so many ways. Over the past weeks I have really been diving […]

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So it is that time for another blog post, and I think the hardest thing about writing blog posts is figuring out what to write. I decided today I would write about why I started devan.smiles.com. I have been told throughout my life that I am a generally positive person. as I have grown older […]

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Hi there! my name is Devan and I am the writer behind this blog! by day I am a HVAC design technician, by night I write this blog....sometimes. I plan to write about everyday life, minimalism, feminism, and the environment. hope you enjoy the blog as much as I enjoy writing it. Also I post on my Instagram when I upload a new blog so follow me there too!

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