Monthly Archives: June 2015

In Defence of Man-Hating Feminism

“Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.” (Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale) My title is, more or less, a joke. Or that’s what I would have said before I read the … Continue reading

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Deconstructing the Visuals of Martin Hudáček’s Anti-Abortion ‘Memorial’

You may well have seen this image – it’s not newly out there – but the other day a friend of mine mentioned it again, and I wanted to take a minute to pin down what’s so disturbing about it. … Continue reading

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Standing up for all Women by WAPOW

I was not involved in the writing or research of this post. I am cross-posting it on my blog because I support the questions asked in this document. Reblogged from Louise Pennington, My Elegant Gathering of White Snows.  Standing up for … Continue reading

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Equal Opportunities Objectification

Quick post, because I’m still in the middle of marking. You’ve probably see the Vanity Fair cover of Caitlyn Jenner, but if not, here’s an article describing both it, and the story. It’s ‘celebratory’, in the parlance of Vanity Fair, which … Continue reading

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