Jessie Fetterling

Jessie Fetterling


Jessie is a writer and editor living in the San Francisco Bay Area who's covered everything from travel to sustainable living to architecture at four different media companies. When she's not traveling, she can be found hiking along the Pacific Coast or pouring Kansas City barbecue sauce on food she just cooked.

Jessie Fetterling Articles

Marji Guyler-Alaniz: Founder & President, FarmHer

photographer. farmer. advocate for women in agriculture.

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Sorry, Amal Clooney, But I Disagree: Why I Won't Be Taking My Future Husband's Last Name

My aversion to taking the last name of my partner isn't so much about feminism, as it is about identity.

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Calorie Labels For Booze? No, Thanks!

The UK is considering calorie labels for alcoholic beverages. But what's so bad about drinking sans guilt?

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I Hate The Politics Of The Home State I Love

As a Kansas native, Governor Sam Brownback's anti-LGBT rights stance makes me embarrassed and sad.


Jazz Jennings: Transgender Advocate, Reality TV Star

Wise words from a truly remarkable teen.

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Planned Parenthood Teaches Teens About Consent, Safe Sex, Gender Identity—Cue The Outrage

Parents and Fox News are up in arms about sex-ed teachings I could've desperately used in my own youth.

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Anxiety Can Go Fuck Itself

Like millions of other women, I struggle every day with anxiety. But not anymore. Fuck it.