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The politics of solo travel

So last night on the 20th of February 2018, I attended a dialogue which dealt with gender challenges. The Institute of Justice and Reconciliation hosted the talks which focused on women but, did not exclude the LGBTQIA community. 1,059 more words


Eric’s Encounter with an SJW

Eric’s Encounter with an SJW

Unless you closely follow Canadian politics – more specifically, Canadian gender politics – there’s a good chance you’ve never heard of Jordan Peterson. 1,163 more words


Why I wish Marvel hadn't made Black Panther

Marvel’s latest outing, Black Panther, is so ground-breakingly inclusive and unexpectedly enlightened, that you almost wish it wasn’t a Marvel film at all.

Don’t get me wrong; it’s fantastic that such a huge studio, with such an all-conquering franchise, even acknowledges such issues as race and gender equality, let alone dedicates a film to them. 385 more words

Movie Reviews

Animus dispossession

I was watching the interview of Russell and Jordan, and Jordan said something that made me think :

religious ideas are different from ideologies in that there’s a representation and balance of the positive and negative aspects of what occurs naturally in the individual and society.

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Am I A Guilty Feminist?

This week, a few of my friends trucked off to see a live recording of The Guilty Feminist podcast (which is well worth a listen if you haven’t tuned in yet!). 555 more words


Great Women: a personal list #2

Last year, the family said goodbye to my wonderful grandmother, Peg, whose birthday was Christmas Day. Though I also associate her with Shrove Tuesday, as it was during one catastrophic pancake flip that she taught me how to swear like a sailor. 251 more words


People are useless in the moonlight.

This swagger is mine and so offensive to you.

That I own myself, thought and skin, word and deed,

Abrades all your glass surfaces.

You never said the actual words. 95 more words