In order for both parties to hold equal weight in their oppressive behaviour, the social conditions would have to be completely even and thanks to years and years of rich, white, straight, cis men ruling the world – the world is still very much off kilter to anyone who doesn’t match that description.Read more "Oppression is not a two way street"
Kiddle is a “safe visual search engine” for kids, but how safe is it really?Read more "Thoughts on Kiddle"
Fun fact: Males cannot, in a court of law, accuse a woman of raping them. A shockingly short while ago a man could only press charges against another man for sexual assault or “non-consensual buggery” but he could not be recognised as a rape victim – not by the court and, in a knock on effect, not by the […]Read more "Rape: Not Just For Women"
There are a lot of powerful themes at play in this book and romance ain’t one of them.Read more "Lolita Is Not A Love Story"
Stop expecting and start acceptingRead more "Pointers for millenials in 2016"
There’s a bit of a divide going on in my hometown at the moment regarding the opposing opinions on 10 Syrian refugee families coming to live in our town to avoid the conflicted and wartorn scenario back home. The vast majority of us are happy for them to come and would like to make their […]Read more "Syrian Refugees Are Coming To Our Town"
If you’re not offended by the statistics, but are offended by the notion that you are being preached to about rape then you probably have your priorities wrong and are part of the problem.Read more "Feminism Myth #4: Rape Culture Isn’t Real"
I don’t think we’re ever going to shake the scepticism of being a modern day feminist in a low cut dress, lipstick and false eyelashes, to the layman this seems like contradictory behaviour and I can see why.Read more "Feminism Myth #3: Feminists Shouldn’t Wear Makeup"
Rumour has it that the common feminist hates men and in fact wants to live in a land where men are our slaves, milked for their sperm ready for artificial insemination because –of course- feminists are well known for their hatred of sex and all things fun.Read more "Feminism Myth #2: We Hate Men…And Sex"
My two pence on why feminists DO have the right to complain despite “having it good”Read more "Feminism Myth #1: You Don’t Have Anything To Complain About"