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Casual Threats and Sexism

“I honestly don’t know whether to fuck you or kill you.”

That wasn’t a message I expected to find when I opened my Tinder app. The words, followed by an oh-so-important slanty-faced emoji, brought me up short. 613 more words


Boxin the Fox

“Boxin the fox”: Irish slang for “stealing from an orchard”.

It was the end of September 1991; I was saying my goodbyes to county Donegal where I had worked for two months on a Rhododendron removal project, on the hills… “Slán Tamall  … 1,045 more words


Some PRO's React To Alvarez vs McGregor

The announcement of UFC 205’s Main Event has rattled a few cages in the Lightweight/Featherweight Division’s, Read More to see what has been said by the Pro’s on McGregor vs Alvarez. 129 more words


Haçienda Classical set for Dublin's 3Arena with Peter Hook, Rowetta & more

Haçienda Classical will take it’s nearly two-hour show of classics from the heyday of Manchester’s legendary Haçienda nightclub to Dublin this winter.

Taking place on December 17th at the 3Arena, the performance will  hit tracks from the Factory Records HQ reinterpreted by the club’s original DJs which will be performed alongside the Dublin’s own… 130 more words


Culture Night 2016

Dublin Bus was on strike for Culture Night this year, which dampened any chance of going into the city centre to check out the myriad of opportunities this annual event has to offer.  522 more words

Celtic Wandering

The Perfect Heart: Part I

This is a post about how I had my tiny, crumpled, grey bundle of baby wrenched from my arms five seconds after I got to finally hold her, and had to watch her be whisked one way while I was whisked another, leaving my husband standing alone amid puddles of blood. 1,120 more words


Episode 1: FESTIVALS!

Woot! We kick off the Feminist Theatre Squadron Podcast by kicking around theatre festivals. Who goes to them? Who doesn’t? Who would like to but can’t? 152 more words