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Man Crisps: But I Am A Girl?

The slogan on the back of McCoys crisps has annoyed me for quite a while. ‘Man Crisps’ it reads in big bold lettering with the colour scheme depending on the flavour of crisps. 427 more words

Thoughts On Life

Why I Quit: PH's Ulterior Motive

For Your Consideration

After I stopped blaming myself for the mess that had transpired and after I had confronted the allegations of whorishness and man-eating, a few things still didn’t make sense to me. 4,923 more words

Activism

Blog Theme

I’ve done it!

I’ve found what I want to blog about! It happened whilst eating Smarties (£1 for a big tube in Tesco, yum!) last night. 106 more words

Journalism

Little girls are being sexualised...or not

Raina Delisle wrote an article for the Huffington Post about how little girls are sexualised at Halloween. She talked about her experience shopping for Halloween costumes with her four-year-old daughter, and how the little boy’s costumes differed from the little girl’s in the sense that the boy’s revealed less flesh, and were also more likely to more closely resemble what they were supposed to be (e.g. 802 more words

Feminism

Women are STILL being banned from wearing certain clothes. Sigh.

You’d be forgiven for thinking that, in this day and age, Western societies don’t police women’s bodies by way of shaming, insulting and outright banning  1,024 more words

Feminism

Matt Taylor's Shirt

I was asked by a friend to have a look at some stuff she wrote on her blog regarding the incident with the scientist and the shirt, so I did and I wrote a comment. 1,113 more words