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Five on Friday

  1. To the Thames, on Wednesday, for the sproglet’s fourth birthday. His favourite thing ever in London is the “big wheel” (aka the London Eye) – he is seriously excited whenever we spot it from the window of a train, or see it in a photo.
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Daily Life

Wrong To Be Strong? Understanding the Double Standards and Criticisms in Regards to the Muscular Woman

Women are often criticized and put under extra scrutiny for their appearance. Some face more ostracism than others. The muscular woman creates many responses from men and women, but a majority are vituperative in nature. 2,776 more words

Athletic Women

Gender Politics: Meanwhile, Over in England (part 2 of 2)

Did you notice a few weeks ago that when two women, Andrea Leadsom and Theresa May, were announced as the finalists to become the leaders of England’s Conservative Party and therefore the successor to resigning Prime Minister David Cameron, Leadsom said she was the better choice for the job because… 407 more words

Donald The Conqueror

The age of man in the salad bowl of he United States seems epitomized by the salty mismatch of ethnic faces of every possible imagining posed as yet another example of that amorphous enigmatic thing called ‘American’. 974 more words

Social Commentary

Dog Whistle pt 2

This goes back many years, but I once received an anonymous letter slipped under the door at work. My office had a door to the outside world, so anyone could have put the letter there. 923 more words

Current Events

Cathy Young: Rape Culture in the West is as Real as ‘Witchcraft in Salem’

By Hunter Swogger | 12:32 pm, July 8, 2016

Late last month, Emma Sulkowicz (aka Mattress Girl) was given the Woman of Courage award by the National Organization of Women. 1,452 more words

Gender Politics