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A boy's journey

I am thankful to my mother for the way she brought me up, letting me make my own choices from an early age on. I know her motivation to act like this had to do with her own childhood, she had suffered much at the hands of my dominant grandmother and she wanted to do it differently with us, my sister and me. 735 more words


A Condemnation of the Jennifer Lawrence Photo Leak

I first heard about the Jennifer Lawrence photo leak at imgur.com, which is a website known for its bipolar treatment of issues due to the large number of participants on the site. 523 more words


Instead of a roll call, let me say that I love feminists who are bold, audacious, loving, critical, self-reflexive, creative, thoughtful, intersectional, anti-racist, anti-heterosexist, anti-imperialist, anti-colonialist, anti-transphobic, anti-ableist, anti-classist, and anti-misogynistic.

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Sexism in Gamer Culture, Take Two

Alright, let’s deal with this.

Last time I wrote about sexism amongst gamers, it was largely targeted towards the casual harassment that women receive in convention spaces.  665 more words


Personal vs. Professional Photographs and the Immorality of the Celebrity Naked Photo Leak

I dabbled a little in professional modelling when I was younger, mainly specialising in the gothic and alternative, but also extending to artistic nudes and the odd glamour shoot to pay the bills.   1,045 more words



The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood

This is a book that shakes you by the shoulders. It’s not a blockbuster script — it’s impact  isn’t derived from in-your-face stimulation or trusty ‘gimmicks’ like sex, tragedy and golden heroes.  

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Fickle bunch: An All-Woman Talk Show on CBS Sports? Feminists Hate It

Newsbusters: Feminists never stop being demanding to the point of amusement or exasperation.  CBS Sports Network is planning a prime-time all-female talk show called “We Need to Talk,” and the feminists complain of being ghettoized… 312 more words