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Awareness of Body Autonomy

Their actions aren’t directed to be disrespectful and unkind. The absent gesture of hugging your waist, kissing your cheek or sitting on your lap doesn’t mean they don’t love you. 669 more words

Unschooling

Why Trump Really Cares About Confirming Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, And Why Women Should Be Afraid

I have been watching the circus in the United States that is the confirmation of one of the most controversial nominations in Supreme Court History.  It has also been one of the most blatant displays of partisan mud slinging and grandstanding with a  pinch of rich white male patriarchy on the side. 818 more words

News

Bodily autonomy

Bodily autonomy…this has been quite the feat with my 5 year old. I am constantly worried about her body and ensuring that she owns it and others respect it. 466 more words

Raising Justice

Body Autonomy

A young girl I know has gotten herself into some *very* dangerous situations with men over the last few weeks, mainly because she doesn’t know how to say no. 272 more words

Rants

Mind the gap: Fiction and reality

I recently went to a movie here in Cambodia, with two Western friends, and three Cambodian friends. The Movie we went to was ‘Mamma Mia 2’. 1,772 more words

To make a choice

In England, there are currently plans to change the existing ‘opt-in’ organ donations service into an ‘opt-out’ service by 2020. This law is very troubling to me, and it should be for you. 631 more words

Editorials

Plan B

The very title of the morning after pill outlines the fact that something about Plan A has gone wrong. The scenario which resulted in me needing Plan B was the one which probably incurred the least grief: a split condom. 1,218 more words