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The Cycle of Female Incompetence

I am at work one day in the pub kitchen where I used to work, and I have just washed a huge plastic container full of cutlery. 1,730 more words


"What real men want" 

McCoy Crisps have ticked me off. You’ve read that and your probably thinking this is just an online rant but stick with me. You may have caught the advert on telly between any sports program. 326 more words

Sexually harassed at a UCT society event

So last year, 2014, I went to a rainbow UCT party and there was a man there and he started hitting on me quite aggressively. And I was with a friend and he pulled me from a friend and I told him don’t touch me. 1,228 more words


Verbal and physical aggression in the UCT library

In my first year of university, I was in the library studying when a male student’s phone started to ring. I, along with a group of other students, was sitting on the floor because there were no seats available and the male student was seated close by at a desk. 625 more words


J-LoHalo2000: Girl Edition

Girls: I went to an all-boys school but for the past 13 years I have been collecting information about girls and women and people who aren’t exactly girls but are also not yet women. 505 more words

J-Lo Halo

An Open Letter to You, My Harasser

When I met you, there was something about you that I couldn’t quite put my finger on; something unsettling, unnerving. Perhaps it was the way you remained conspicuously quiet even in a group setting, on the outskirts but nonetheless present, looking in. 708 more words