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    What does being a feminist actually mean?

    September 24, 2014
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    I wrote this blog a couple of weeks ago after the below post by League co-founder Sarah Riegelhuth on Facebook. Sarah wrote:

    I used to hate the word feminist, and actively avoided being referred to as one. I realise now feminism had (and maybe still has) a PR problem. It simply means “to believe in equality for women” – with that reality in mind, I am undeniably a feminist. We should all be feminist, men and women. Anyone else proudly feminist?

    I read the post at the time and it struck a chord. I realised that what Sarah was saying is true. Feminism does indeed have a PR problem. If you had asked me, prior to my revelation, if I was a feminist I would have been appalled and offended. Do I look like an angry woman to you? Is my hair short? Am I overly masculine? Do my armpits look hairy? Do I look like a man hater? Continue Reading

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    I LIKE TO KEEP MY CLOTHES ON

    Have you ever noticed that it’s those who continually take photos of themselves in various states of undress who have the most followers on Instagram? I am sure this is not particularly surprising to…

    August 20, 2014