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George R.R. Martin's defense of Game of Thrones' violence against women sucks

George R.R. Martin spoke with EW the other day to answer some questions about Game of Thrones in the wake of several weeks of outrage and disappointment over the show’s constant depictions of violence against women. 964 more words

Game Of Thrones

Personal Essay: Sex Positivity in Feminism

Despite the fact that I already viewed slut-shaming – attitudes and behaviors towards women that condemn them for their real or perceived sexual activities – as unwarranted and disrespectful, I had not yet realized that some feminists specifically champion the reclaiming of female sexuality. 573 more words

Social Justice Issues

Breaking the silence: Nirbhaya at Southbank Centre

“Some things are inherited without question. Like silence – it’s a code.” So says one of the extraordinary female performers in Nirbhaya. This play centres on the true story of the horrifying gang rape of a young woman on a bus in Delhi in December 2012, making international news and causing outrage across the world. 102 more words

Episode 99: #ShowMeTheMoney

Episode 99: Show Me the Money by Progpodcast on Mixcloud

You can listen to this episode above and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes. You can also listen to this episode on  491 more words

Within the Ashes (2013) by Adriana Corral

Within the Ashes (2013) is a performance-installation by Adriana Corral that mourns and denounces the terrible wave of femicides plaguing Ciudad Juárez since the 1990s. 638 more words

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Recording - conversations about community accountability

Here is the link to the recording from Conversations About Community Accountability forum that happened in March 2015.

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