The call to arms we all needed but didn’t know it: Clementine Ford’s “Fight Like a Girl”

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I vaguely remember being drawn to the loud cover of Clementine Ford's "Fight Like a Girl" in a bookstore, but choosing to walk past. The bright orange letters in their uncontrite font seemed to be asking, no, demanding something of me and I will not be spoken to like that. It was clear that anger … Continue reading The call to arms we all needed but didn’t know it: Clementine Ford’s “Fight Like a Girl”

Both still outragingly relevant: “The Vagina Monologues” and “A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer”

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On a whim, I picked myself up a copy of Eve Ensler's collection of writings to stop violence against women - "A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant and a Prayer."¬†¬†Hate to be the bearer of irritatingly devastating news but after being first published in 2007, more than a decade later this work is still so … Continue reading Both still outragingly relevant: “The Vagina Monologues” and “A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer”