Repeal the 8th

[Disclaimer: I tried to write this as factually and objectively as possible; it proved difficult. The first section is factual; the second is opinion and entirely my own (so skip if you wish!). I am conscious as I write this that I am a woman who has always had access to reproductive rights, and who … Continue reading Repeal the 8th

Bravery: the 21st-century myth?

Fourth-wave feminism's branding emerged out of the cultural troughs that those other, more material, peaks left in their collective wake. Legalistic, labour- and status-based arguments - whilst by no means wholly solved and settled, especially not intersectionally - have been dialectically laid aside, and the culturally gendered (as opposed to the biologically sexual) angle has … Continue reading Bravery: the 21st-century myth?

International Women’s Day & ABGC Campaign #8

It's the 8th of March, aka International Women's Day! The theme of this year's IWD is "Press for Progress", which encourages everyone to challenge gender stereotypes and bias and maintain a gender parity mindset. Now, more than ever, there's a strong call-to-action to press forward and progress gender parity. There's a strong call to¬†#PressforProgress¬†motivating and … Continue reading International Women’s Day & ABGC Campaign #8