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New Tool to Help Children Report Nudes Shared Online, but Revenge Porn Affects Women of All Ages

In a move to try and decrease the amount of “self-generated” photos being circulated online of under 18s, a world-first tool has been created to remove these images from the internet.  Childline has launched the Report Remove Tool with the Internet Watch Foundation to help young people remove images of themselves online, which were once …

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Is My Skirt Too Short?: The Rape Culture Pandemic

Rape culture: a society or environment whose prevailing social attitudes have the effect of normalising or trivialising sexual assault or abuse. Rape culture puts the onus on women and girls to avoid sexual assault. Every woman I know takes precautions to keep safe, and women being shown ways to avoid or escape assault seem to …

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The Orgasm Gap: Something for us all to Moan About

The Orgasm Gap: the unequal frequency of orgasm during sexual encounters between genders. A recent study explored how often men orgasm compared to women during heterosexual foreplay and sex. Surprise surprise, men orgasmed more. A lot more. Foreplay and sex are all about experimenting, that’s a given. And no one can be amazing at first …

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The Answer to Period Poverty is Out There. Our Politicians Must be Braver if Real Change is to be Achieved.

Most of the problems in the world are solvable. World hunger, as Jeff Bezos and the rest of us are acutely aware, can be eliminated. The migrant crisis currently affecting Europe is fixable, providing the worlds political powers are willing to intervene significantly with intelligently choreographed political measures and financial packages. We can also alleviate …

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Bored of Being Branded ‘Confused’: Bisexuality is a Reality

How Bisexuality undermines both the patriarchal ‘Nuclear Family,’ and the Radical Feminists by challenging the Heterosexual-Homosexual dichotomy of sexuality. Bisexuality – a person who is both physically and romantically attracted to people of more than one sex and/or gender. Biphobia – the irrational fear and hostility towards those who identify as bisexual. Bierasure and biphobia …

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Harry Styles rocked that glorious dress better than she ever could: A Response to Candace Owens and her “manly men”

Candace Owens wants us to “bring back manly men”: but where has this come from? What is a manly man? And why is their absence such a worrying thing? In November 2020 Candace Owens, a black, Pro-Trump, American, right-wing political activist, tweeted that “there is no society without strong men”. She stated that “the steady …

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Deck the Halls with Sexist Tropes: Christmas is a Masculinising Celebration used to Promote a Dangerous Culture that is Endangering Women

Trigger warning: Please be aware Sexual Assault is referenced throughout.  Also on a lighter note: Christmas dreams may be shattered upon deconstruction of festive media. Christmas, although easily the single best day of the year, is nothing more than a collection of sexist tropes that uses the umbrella of festive fun to allow traditional and …

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Sex Workers Unite: Is OnlyFans the Answer to Bringing Decriminalisation of all Areas of Sex Work?

In many everyday circumstances both men and women sell a service to a customer and receive payment. This continues to be the fundamental concept of any job in modern day and in past and recent history. However, sex workers, whilst still maintaining this fundamental concept have consistently received criticism for the nature of their occupation. …

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A Brief History of TERFdom

1) TERF n. 1 the acronym for Trans-Exclusionary-Radical-Feminists: Did you hear? J. K. Rowling is a TERF, allegedly.2) -dom suffix 1 Forming nouns that denote the set of all examples of the suffixed word. Introduction For starters, I don’t want to offend anyone by my use of the term “TERF”. I don’t want to offend …

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