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3 Easy Ways to Teach Children About Consent

3 Easy Ways to Teach Children About Consent It’s important to teach children about consent from a young age. Often when people think about the subject of consent they think about sexual assault or rape. We need to teach children about consent before they’re even in their teens. As children they need to learn about body autonomy, forced intimacy and …

Sexism In Disney's The Jungle Book

Shocking Sexism in Disney’s The Jungle Book

Shocking Sexism in Disney’s The Jungle Book I was recently horrified to find some really blatant sexism in Disney’s The Jungle Book (1967). It is widely accepted that the traditional Disney Princess films are sexist. In most Disney Princess films, not the more recent, a male character saves a female character from distress. In a bid to avoid exposing ragamuffin …

7 Strong Women Quotes you NEED to Hear Now

Feminism is a great passion of mine (incase you couldn’t tell). And there’s nothing I love more than an inspirational quote. There are some really great feminist role models around right now, actors, politicians and authors to name but a few.¬† With this in mind I’ve compiled a list of my favourite 7 strong women quotes. Don’t feel stupid if …

John Lewis Are To Recognise Kids As Individuals

John Lewis are to Recognize Kids as Individuals – How Dare They?

John Lewis are to recognize kids as individuals! Finally, a high-street brand has seen children for what they are, real people – not just a set of genitals. Hurrah! So What is Happening? John Lewis will now be labelling kids clothes with ‘boys & girls’ rather than ‘boys’ or ‘girls’. They will now also have one big section for kids …

Sexism Within Clarks' Girl Shoes Collection

Sexism Within Clarks’ Girl Shoes Collection Matters

Sexism Within Clarks’ Girl Shoes Collection Matters Sexism within Clarks’ girl shoes collection¬†has gained a lot of media attention recently. This is a deep rooted problem within society that goes beyond shoes. The ‘Dolly Babe’ In 2017 you don’t expect to find discrimination as obvious as the recently publicised sexism within Clarks’ girl shoes collection. I was horrified to read …

A Woman's Place is in the Resistance

Why Feminism is for Everyone: The Truth

Why Feminism is for Everyone: The Truth Feminism is for everyone; it should be for everyone. What Is Feminism? Many people believe that feminists are bra burning, men haters. This is just not true. Feminism is a movement which promotes equality for women. Intersectional feminism stands for equality for ALL regardless of sex, gender, sexuality, race, age or ability. I …