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Me Too

Me Too

At fifteen, I was walking home from town when I was catcalled by a number of creepy old men in vans. I was upset and humiliated, and spoke up on […]

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Why the allegations against Harvey Weinstein matter

Content warning: sexual assault With the recent allegations against Harvey Weinstein being made public, we need to talk about sexual assault.  Weinstein has been accused of varying degrees of sexual […]

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Girl Talk with Josie

In this new series ‘Girl Talk With,’ I’ll be chatting with the amazing women in my life about how they inspire me. Beginning with CUB’s head online, and photography editor, […]

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How the Babadook is a feminist icon

As part of Genesis’ Directed By Women series, myself and a less than eager friend went to see The Babadook. ‘It’s not that scary, I promise,’ quickly turned into ‘I’m […]

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When Friendships End

Why is it that, in our admiration of well known women, or our support of women in our wider communities, we forget to support those around us? Occasionally, friendships between […]

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A Female Doctor Who?: A look at Character & Gender

Unsurprisingly, the news that Jodie Whittaker will become the first female Doctor Who has caused controversy. Fans, critics, and even a former doctor, Peter Davison, have criticized the decision to […]

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XX: Feminist or Antifeminist?

As per every evening, I was looking for something to watch on Netflix when I came across XX, an anthology of four short horror stories told from a female perspective. […]

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Spotlight on: Emma Watson

At only twenty-seven, Watson has already done so much for feminism. Not only has she brought feminist issues to the attention of a younger generation, but she has made concrete […]

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In the beginning

When I first heard of feminism, I thought it was about a group of aggressive, man hating women who thought that women were superior to men. Of course, I was […]