Stop criticising women for crying wolf: sexism is real and this is how it manifests

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You know what's not fun? Having a conversation with someone who has opposing opinions to you. You know what's even more not fun? Having an argument with someone who has opposing opinions to you. I try to avoid these interactions like the plague infested, puss dripping ordeals that they are. There's no point to them. … Continue reading Stop criticising women for crying wolf: sexism is real and this is how it manifests

I am a vegan and a feminist and it is not my responsibility to convert you

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Being an opinionated vegan feminist who speaks openly about her beliefs, I tend to get a few messages sent my way every now and then from people who seemingly want to hear about said beliefs. With what at first appear to be good intentions, individuals request my perspective with the openness that might suggest that … Continue reading I am a vegan and a feminist and it is not my responsibility to convert you

Don’t look for justice: Bri Lee’s “Eggshell Skull” shows us who’s boss

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I don't really know quite where to start with this one. I'm sitting here with "Eggshell Skull" in my lap; it's beautiful pastel pink cover, which stares up at me with seemingly unsuspecting innocence, still draws me in for what was once a casual flick through it's pages. Only now, this action is impregnated with … Continue reading Don’t look for justice: Bri Lee’s “Eggshell Skull” shows us who’s boss