So here we are, yet again. Battling even more displays of complete and utter misogyny that are open, public, unconcealed and apparently acceptable. If you don’t know what I’m talking about then you probably, like myself, don’t read The Sun. What I’m referring to came up on Facebook feed from a forum and it […]Read more "Yet Again: Public Displays Of Misogyny"
Seriously though…why? A man murders his entire family, out of nowhere, three young boys and a wife and the media feels the need to highlight how ‘out of character’ this was. How he must have been tormented with ‘demons’. How his mental state must not have been sound, but that he was a great man […]Read more "Why is The Murdering White Man Treated Better than Women?: An Argument on Abortion Rights and Murder."
I spent the duration of my pregnancy researching birth preferences, hospital procedures that I was willing to do and others that I was not. After very little research and conversations with other mothers I came to the conclusion that I did not want a hospital birth. The rate of C-Sections are too high, with our […]Read more "The Undermining Of the Birthing Woman"
When does a woman’s No mean No? When she says it with force? When she screams it? When she whispers it, mutters, laughs it off. When she’s had far too much alcohol or even taken some drugs? When it’s backed up with an argument? Or when it’s said alone. When does a woman’s no get […]Read more "When No Means No: It’s not just with Rape culture"
I know. I’m Irish, and have no connection to the upcoming election in America, but as anyone will notice, this race is being broadcast everywhere, not just America. Possibly because if Trump is elected it could mean another world war due to his antiquated and discriminatory, Hitler-like approach. This election could well affect the rest […]Read more "Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Hillary Clinton Just Because You’re A Woman."
The case Kesha has against Dr. Luke and the subsequent denial of her release from Sony just goes to highlight the gender differences in the music industry, and its treatment of women it controls.Read more "When Women Dont Matter: Kesha Versus the Music Industry"
First off, I want to throw it out there that yes, I know breast is best, I know that breastfeeding has so many benefits and that nothing can compare to it. I do intend to breastfeed, and have great support from family so I can’t see myself not breastfeeding. That being said, over the past […]Read more "Why I’m Not Surprised More Women Don’t Breasfeed"