Feminism

Just a reminder…

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Never loses its impact, does it? This poster was from 1998. More than ever, in a world where it’s easy to temporarily change your body withย enhancementย products, just a reminder that the last layer is our own skin and that’s where we need to be comfortable.

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Nothing funny about feminism?

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I won’t pretend I wasn’t curious when Caitlin Moran’s book, ‘How to be a Woman’ was released. I watched at her appearances on Newsnight and various other TV and Radio shows, where she talked about ‘branded’ feminism, abortion and what kind of shoes we choose wear. Of course, I hadn’t read her book then. I […]

Feminism

Sex, death and choice

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I stepped away from the internet and the TV on Tuesday this week, and returned on Friday. During that time the amount of information I saturated my mind with decreased, and I was able to prioritise. Two pieces of information took precedence, and both were about choice. The first was Terry Pratchett’s documentary about assisted […]

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On Feminism…

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After reading the comments by Mr Willett as reported by the Daily Telegraph yesterday, I had to admit that there was some truth in it. There is definitely evidence to suggest that feminism has helped women into work, with their worth and ambition and, in turn, this has mean that ‘ambitious working class men’ have […]