Mormon Feminists Find Their Voice As Bloggers
By Guardian.co.uk on March 21, 2012
[Editor's note: Women who just happen to be Mormon and feminists are increasingly finding their voices--and each other--on blogs. As Frieda Klotz reveals in a fascinating story at the Guardian, they have a lot to say.--Mona]
Along with the Exponent, there are Feminist Mormon Housewives, Women Advocating for Voice and Equality (Wave), and a literary group called Segullah. In the past it was hard for Mormon women who struggled with the status quo to locate kindred spirits, but the internet allows them to find each other. When Benincosa came across the Exponent, she stayed up all night reading post after post. "I just cried because I thought, 'Oh my God, I'm not alone.'