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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 itโ€™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