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By Chally on January 2, 2012
So here’s some unnecessary and unkind rubbish in a new ad from Libra, a company selling tampons, pads and liners in New Zealand and Australia. Poking fun at trans women is very much not how to get the tampon-buying public on your side.
By tigtog on December 20, 2011
for someone who prided himself on his wide-ranging interests, he had virtually no interest in women’s writing or women’s lives or perspectives
By tigtog on November 28, 2011
There’s been an uptick over the last few weeks in site visitors clicking on links to Anti-Feminist Bingo and Anti-Feminist Bingo #2 – since comments on those posts have been long closed, I invite you to comment here instead, should you feel so inclined.
By blue milk on November 8, 2011
Aboriginal and Islander men, so readily demonised in Australia, held a march last Saturday in Melbourne in the name of reclaiming, respecting and protecting themselves and their communities.
By tigtog on November 4, 2011
There are ordinary guys and there are Slavering Beasts. And they are very, very easy to tell apart.
By tigtog on September 6, 2011
None of the various proposals to ameliorate these well-documented patterns of hostility and condescension online address the basic disconnect that is rooted in persistent gender stereotypes: that what many women see as being fundamentally political issues are simply not acknowledged as part of “politics” by the mainstream – they’re supposedly just personal problems.
By blue milk on August 21, 2011
Hey, wanna get all ’1970′s Germain Greer’ feminism and analyse female genital art together? Oh, don’t be such a kill-joy, yes you do. This is an interesting art piece. The sculptor, Jamie McCartney has created a piece called The Great Wall of Vagina, involving 400 casts of vulvas. McCartney says he was motivated in part [...]
By blue milk on August 17, 2011
Image credit. (Some Not Suitable For Work links included in this post). Not long after her baby was born, Madison Young, an adult actor – also an artist, film director, gallery director, and activist – put on an art show titled Becoming MILF at Femina Potens, a gallery she owns specialising in queer, trans and [...]
By Mindy on June 7, 2011
Mum not a good enough title for you? Nevermind, this insurance company will look after you.
By tigtog on June 7, 2011
The persistent belief that childhood is a rosy, happy time where nothing bad ever happens is directly damaging to children who are, in fact, not having a rosy and happy time.
By Mindy on May 17, 2011
Don’t be that girl – who goes out with a man who writes books like this.
By tigtog on May 9, 2011
“Virginity tests for immigrants ‘reflected dark age prejudices’ of 1970s Britain”
By tigtog on April 19, 2011
*Career women enjoy doing household work
* Housework not a dirty word
* Majority of Working Women Like to Perform Household Tasks
* Working Aussie women refusing to share workload at home
* Some career women still enjoy doing household chores
By tigtog on April 10, 2011
I’m letting other people’s writing do the secular sermon heavy lifting this week.