Revolutionary Women: Luisa Capetillo & A Pair Of Trousers
gender / March 2016: Revolutionary Women / sexism / stereotypes

Revolutionary Women: Luisa Capetillo & A Pair Of Trousers

I have a bow tie collection that I keep in a suitcase under my bed. On the nights I don’t mind controversy, I iron a white shirt and choose the least offensive; a black sequin number. I’ll still be referred to as ‘Coco the Clown’ in the pub all night and asked: “What’s the bow … Continue reading

March 2016: Revolutionary Women / sexism / stereotypes / topical

Dissecting The Sexism Behind Kim K's Naked Photo Reactions

Last week, Kim Kardashian West managed to break the internet yet again when she shared a throwback nude mirror selfie on her Instagram. Naturally, her full frontal display, although somewhat censored, has sparked mass debate online; targeting Kim as a mother, a 35 year old woman and her success as a business woman. With this … Continue reading

feminism / gender / life / sexism / sisterhood / stereotypes

Wedding Traditions – Will I Partake In Them All?

Traditions are flying out the window these days, and more often than not that’s good. Bring on the new liberal age! Who needs stuffy old cliches and narrow-minded fuddy duddies telling us what we should be doing, am I right?! However, there are one or two traditions that are still stuck fast and don’t seem … Continue reading