International Women’s Day – Right or Wrong?


Feminist Blogs

The following paragraph is a summary of what International Women’s Day means to www.internationalwomensday.com: ‘International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. International Women’s Day (IWD) has occurred for well over a […]

08/03/2019

Is Feminism in Crisis?


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A couple of weeks ago I was watching ‘The Big Questions’, a debate show, hosted by Nicky Campbell; covering different moral, ethical and religious topics. The topic on this particular week – ‘Is Feminism in Crisis?’. Initially, my thoughts were – that of course it wasn’t, the current feminist wave is the best it has […]

18/02/2019

Even in School Uniform


Feminist Blogs

Just take a look at how Google describe the word ‘catcall’: “they were fired for catcalling at women” Google uses the example of women being the gender who are on the receiving end of catcalling. I find it quite sad that catcalling is associated with women and not men, or that it’s a word in […]

30/01/2019

The ‘Love Island Effect’


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So I’ll admit it, I don’t watch Love Island. Sorry. I know that if I did watch it then I’d probably get completely hooked and give up any social life that I currently have (which for an introvert, isn’t that much anyway) for the next 8 weeks. As I don’t watch the show, I actually […]

13/06/2018

Is Barbie a Feminist Icon (surely not…)?


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The Barbie doll is a controversial topic. So to add to that, what if I said that I think Barbie could be viewed as a feminist icon? The original Barbie was created by a woman called Ruth Handler, she wanted to make a doll for her daughter that could serve as an adult role model […]

29/05/2018

Let’s Figure Out What This is Then…


Other Random Stuff

So this is fun- a blog. But a blog about what? I mean, I’m still asking myself the same question. You can probably guess from the title that most of my posts will be around the topics of feminism and being an introvert. There might be a few cheeky posts that aren’t related to either […]

14/04/2018