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A Pox on the Patriarchy

How To Attack A Feminist

So it’s come to my attention that yet another overworked, underpaid, under-appreciated wonderful woman who is fighting her guts out, day after day, on behalf of all of us, has … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · 3 Comments

Protected: For DT: On Engaging

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Intersectionality, Woman’s Hour, and a Very Long-Winded Apology

I don’t know if writing about this is a good idea. Quite possibly it’s a terrible idea. After all, everything has quietened down a lot, and I don’t want to … Continue reading

January 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

How to be the perfect victim – a how-to guide for good girls.

TW for victim-blaming, sexism and racism – many direct quotations included. Don’t feed the trolls If you react in any way other than with silence to people threatening you, you … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · 17 Comments

The Wounded Helper

Originally posted on Portia Smart:
People who work with survivors of sexual and/or domestic violence are motivated for many, many reasons. Sometimes, their motivation comes from their own experiences of…

June 15, 2013

Feminist Check-List – What Do You Believe?

- Caroline Criado-Perez 1. Do you believe men and women are equal?  2. Do you believe women have the right to self-determination? 3. Do you believe women have the right … Continue reading

January 10, 2013 · 33 Comments

Take A Break – All Work & No Play is Bad For Your Health

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November 11, 2012 · 1 Comment

Originally posted on glosswatch:
As a woman, I often suspect I am just too close to my tits. After all, there they are, just there, morning, noon and night. There…

October 3, 2012

Who Benefits From Disability Cuts?

- Caroline Criado-Perez, with thanks to @LUBOttom for providing me with the original idea and helping with the research We all like badgers don’t we? Well, most of us do. … Continue reading

October 2, 2012 · 7 Comments

Something to give us all hope

September 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

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