Tag Archives: feminism

In Defence of Masculinity

When I was studying for my degree I discovered that gender is a social construct made up by an oppressive society to keep women in the kitchen, men out of high heels and everyone spending all their money on hob … Continue reading

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Democratic Despair

I’ve been reading the Internet again. If I’ve told myself once, I’ve told myself a thousand times that it isn’t good for me, but I still do it. I forget. I drift into this fantasy world in which the Internet/Earth … Continue reading

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Feminism: Wrestling with my Ambivalence

SWEARING ALERT: If you are sensitive to any particular arrangements of letters, don’t read the conversation bit at the end. If  push came to shove I would identify as “feminist”, but I am very wary of some of the ways … Continue reading

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In which I make a list and get sidetracked by homosexuality

Even after only a short time away, I miss my blog. I miss reading and communicating with my fellow bloggers and I miss thinking about stuff long enough to write words about it. But I’ve gone back to work after … Continue reading

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