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Why is it Harder Being a Female in the Music Industry? Sexualisation, objectification, and “mansplaining” – An interview with artist and advocate iLana Armida.

A recent study has concluded that a staggering 81% of women say navigating the music industry is harder for them than it is for men. And it’s not just about them feeling they have to work twice as hard, either. In fact, the Be The Change: Women Making Music survey identified the main challenge for …

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The Hypocrisy of the Film Industry and Kevin Spacey

How has the film industry bypassed the progress made by the #MeToo movement and forgiven Kevin Spacey? *Trigger Warning*Mentions of sexual abuse, misconduct, assault and paedophilia. I saw on my Instagram feed that Kevin Spacey will be making a comeback into the film industry. He is set to play a detective in the Italian film, …

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Hollywood’s Obsession With a Dead Family and a Guy with a Gun

Law Abiding Citizen, Guardians of the Galaxy, The Mentalist, X Men, Apocalypse, Macbeth, Max Payne, The Punisher, Final Fantasy 4, CIS, Twilight Zone. So everyone recognises at least one of the above, right? We’ve got a few movies in there, some TV shows, a handful of video games, even a beloved Shakespeare play. If you’ve …

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