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Feminism

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    Why I am a feminist

    People sometimes wonder why I call myself a feminist. They wonder how I came to become one. I was a feminist long before I knew the term for it. Because I…

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    Being Bossy

    photo credit: seanmcgrath via photopin cc I was a bossy little child. My family still reflects fondly about how I loved to play ‘teacher’ with them at the age of 2…

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    The F-word

    No, not the four letter one. The other one that is considered offensive today — Feminism. For some reason, in this day and age, I notice so many women shying away…

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    On International Women’s Day…

    …I ask for just one thing: to stop holding women responsible for violence against them. This is an issue that has always bothered me. Interestingly enough, on IWD, there is an…

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    Half the Sky

      Last week I attended a screening of Half the Sky organised by the St. George and Sutherland Shire Amnesty Group at Cronulla Cinemas. It’s a documentary with a simple premise:…

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    Stay safe

    This morning, we woke up to the news that the police had arrested a man for the alleged rape and murder of Jill Meagher, a 29 year old journalist who had…