I Think We Say Badass Too Much

We need a new word for women.

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

International Women’s Day, which is first of all every day, was yesterday, and it was apparently prime real estate for social media and subject lines. As I scrolled, I spotted a recurring theme used in tributes and messages of gratitude that I’d seen hundreds of times before but never gave much critical thought to. But now I’m thinking about it, and I don’t think we should call…