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"But won't SOMEBODY think of the CHILDREN?!"

(TRIGGER WARNING: Mention of sexual abuse, including child abuse. This post may be NSFW . Also, I’m heterosexual and cis, so please feel free to let me know if I’ve messed up in any way with regard to people who aren’t!) 608 more words

Feminism

I'm here and I'm QUEER!

According to Akshay Khanna’s lecture ‘sexuality is the expression of certain forms of desire. It is the relationship between desire and personhood. Who or what I fuck defines who I am’. 586 more words

Katy Perry's "Experimental Game"

Katy Perry’s “Experimental Game”
Written by: Tania Saunders
May 19, 2013

This paper will examine Katy Perry’s professional career as a pop singer, songwriter, and musician through a sociological lens. 3,620 more words

Sociology

Has feminism had it's day?

The first thing to point out here is that my opinion isn’t necessary here to understand the relevance of this question. What I mean by this, is you need to look at a collective opinion to see whether this feminist movement is redundant or relevant. 388 more words

Feminism

So you have to create a blog, do you?

So, you have to publish a blog for class, and are not quite sure where to start?  Well, lets look at some examples of gender, race, and sex conscious blog work.   153 more words

Bodies

Normalising normal life in EFL materials

When I was writing my Speaking Skills book, I had the standard list of things not to include. No opposite sex co-habiting, no shopping for shorts or miniskirts, avoid dogs. 568 more words

ELT