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I hate the word d-----bag

Think about it, what is the perpose of douching? I don’t think, in this case, it’s from the French to shower. It’s a disgraceful concept as a swearword and it’s actually a ver nasty cynical put down. 123 more words

Family School Work Stuff

Why trolls should stay in fairy stories: sometimes what passes for banter, can just be the ugly face of sexism

The piece today is inspired from a NewStatesman lecture that I attended in London over the summer with Helen Lewis, Mary Beard and Laurie Penny entitled ‘Why are we so afraid of outspoken women?’ 1,396 more words

Prose

Bad Feminist: A Conversation With Ariel Pink

Ariel Pink has just woken up. I can hear it in his voice and incomprehensible greeting. It’s Monday morning, 10.30 a.m. on the West Coast. A few hours earlier, Pitchfork… 2,696 more words

Buzz

Why I Am A Blacktivist (And Not A Feminist)

This past summer, I made it my duty to get in touch with myself: who I am, who I want to be, and taking the steps to achieving and maintaining those goals. 1,266 more words

An Improbable Likelihood in Domestic Violence: Surviving an Alternative Justice

As a preface, I will state that this written documentation; carrying a very long and bold profusion of words,  is a document of history; a personally guided and  private tour through my own history and horror.   3,467 more words

Women