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Bronze Age Reasoning at its Best

In writing this article, I would firstly like to pay tribute to the late Asami Nagakiya, a Japanese citizen, but arguably, a Trini at heart; a lover of Trinidadian culture, especially our steel pan. 1,120 more words

Caribbean

Shabbat: Coming Home

I just completed a six-month online writing course. In the introductory session, the convenor spoke of many things, including his Christian upbringing in Nigeria, mentioning the sabbath and all the attending rituals. 1,454 more words

Personal

Feminism - Unit 4 - Theories

 

Types of feminism

  • Feminist Fran Ansley famously said, “Women are takers of shit”. Feminism therefore exists to tackle patriarchy, inequality and sexual discrimination, and to explain how these manifest within society.
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A Level

Shrill, Bitter, Humourless, Prudish Man-Hater

Not super-original, but I’m in a foul mood, and I feel like lightening things up a little. And nothing lightens the mood more than taking a look at the ‘insults’ that men hurl at women. 1,630 more words

Male Privilege

HillaryBots And Bernie Bros. The Dems Have Problems

Twitter is not the place for thoughtful and nuanced discussions that concern American politics.

I’ve been armed with this knowledge for a long time now and rarely do I become unhinged when I come across social media conversations that lack any sort of depth. 1,003 more words

News

Pakistani Oscar-nominated film tackles 'honor' killings - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

When Saba Qaiser was 19 years old, her uncle and father shot her in the head, stuffed her in a bag and threw into a river to die. 177 more words