Those of you who know me well or at all, know that I am incredibly passionate about human rights, political correctness and equality. As mentioned before in one of my earlier posts, I believe myself to be very privileged to be white and born into the life that I have. I therefore believe that I … More Check your white privilege and try again.
Surely one of the most sensitive subjects to discuss, we can all agree. We disagree however, on many variables surrounding the issue itself. To many, abortion is the unforgivable murder of an innocent being, whereas others view it simply as a woman exercising the right to make her own choices. Abortion to me is just … More Abortion: A choice.
Is all I seem to hear nowadays. ‘You bloody millennials are so sensitive! When I was your age we used to use racial slurs to humiliate people in the street and gays were beaten up with poles stop being so whiny!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!’ .. anyway. Now I’m not trying to piss off my mum and my nanna … More You millennials need to man up!
Right enough, feminism has become a dirty word. A word that people often refuse to be affiliated with and a word that can be seen as taboo in some places. But why? I started to forge my political opinions maybe a few years ago and admittedly I found it hard to find my voice. I … More Feminism has become a dirty word.
When I was growing up, I knew about racism and I knew about how certain people were treated differently. Although I’ve been brought up in predominantly white areas, I’ve still known about racism and had it ingrained into me that it was a bad thing. That’s it. A bad thing. Being white, from a developed … More Does reverse racism exist?