The Mobile Journalism paper has kicked off again this year, and already we are gathering some great results from students. In week 1, they all tweeted in text, video and pictures on “What Te Waha Nui means to me” as the Journalism team is currently reviewing the publication’s aims, audience and mission statement. 114 more words
Yes. This. A thousand times, this. I haven't been able to figure out how to write about this situation yet, because it perplexes me. I don't understand the backlash against a movement that has, without a major war, helped to level the playing field in everything from voting rights to education to what jobs are open to me. I'm confused by the suggestion that the work of feminism is "done," too, when there are still massive gender and sex inequalities that get even more complex when a person's race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, economic status, or geographical location marks them as different from the status quo.