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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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The Egalitarian: War on Drugs Week

This week we are focussing on the War on Drugs and how this affects women and girls globally. Often overlooked, women and girls face different stigmas, vulnerabilities and punishments when involved in drug use, abuse and the market. There is also a significant lack of consideration for women when looking at treatment, rehabilitation and health …

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The Egalitarian’s Women to Watch in 2021

2021 is set to be a big year. After an exhausting 2020 characterised by Coronavirus – with its lockdowns, social restrictions, disastrous death count (surpassing 2 million worldwide in January 2021) and varying competencies of Governments globally – the hope is that the pandemic may ease with the mass global vaccination process ahead. We are …

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The Warped World of Women: Why do Women Adhere to so Many Societal Pressures Regarding our Appearance and Lifestyles?

Natasha originally wrote this article for her own website, the Roberts Rationale: therobertsrationale.com/ Why do women adhere to so many societal pressures regarding our appearance and lifestyles? Where has this ever-growing list of expectations come from? And is it time to ignore these burdensome standards, stop striving for measured perfection and learn to be content …

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Jingle Bell Flop: Why I Won’t Be Watching Christmas Rom Coms This Year

We all love a romantic Christmas movie, right? The snow outside, the roaring fire inside and a discovery of romance distilled into an hour and a half viewing session – what more could you want? A film that doesn’t set feminism back a century, apparently. A bad case of tonsillitis recently had me on a …

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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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