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BOOK REPLIES/REVIEWS (2014): Camus, Abadzis, & Probst’s (2014) The Cigar That Fell In Love With A Pipe

Framing/Background for Replies

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Two years ago in 2012, I set myself the task to read at least ten pages per day; last year, I did so. 2,197 more words

Book Reviews

The Day We Fall Silent is The Day We Don’t Care Anymore: Nikki's Story, Part Three

HA note: The author’s name has been changed to ensure anonymity. “Nikki” is a pseudonym specifically chosen by the author.

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A Cute (?) Letter from a newly married Indian girl to her mother

Yesterday I received what I liked to call a little red riding hood message in a group on a chat application. I call it thus as it reminds me of the wolf in the ever famous tale of our childhood, the little red riding hood. 1,415 more words


Why the Term "Feminist" Is Hated

The term “feminist” has negative connotations attached to it because women are hated. Any movement that aims to liberate women from the oppression of patriarchy, and exploitation of our reproductive capability and labour, is demonised, demeaned and derided. 532 more words


The Branding Problem...

So, I’ve been thinking again…

Lately, the great Feminist comeback to criticism of Feminism has been going through a renaissance, courtesy of #Womenagainstfeminism.  It runs like this:  “X complaint isn’t really about Feminism,read a dictionary.”.  911 more words

Men's Rights

Within the Great Jar (Senryu)

within the great jar /
death beckons to Pandora – /
singing sweetly /

I was so lucky to be able to visit two… 314 more words