Monthly Archive: March, 2016

a discussion about selling sex

Emma gives some great thoughts on what sex for sale means in human society, over at The Arbourist. For me, the comment is excellent: she makes great points that should be pondered by… Continue reading

the dawning realisation that I’m sexist

It’s odd to think of the vast amounts of prejudice and discrimination we absorb in our lives. I like to think of myself as a champion of logic and equality: acutely in tune… Continue reading

being a mere woman

This isn’t slam. Just the reality of the situation – you can think of yourself as a human being – but that won’t change the material reality that you, and the class of… Continue reading

understanding the fringe

As someone who has always considered themselves a feminist, and quite radical by persuasion, I was surprised to discover that there’s a lot about some parts of ‘radical feminism’ I find illogical and… Continue reading

responding to facts about inequality

No black Oscar nominees? Maybe that’s because all the movies this year from black actors or producers were crap. (VR Kaine) The recent all-white Oscar nomination scandal provides lovely examples of how people… Continue reading