Tag Archives: britain

Challenging rape stereotypes.

TweetOriginally posted here. Today I held my first workshop at the DIY feminist festival in Manchester. For the subject I chose rape myths. When asked, the group discussed what rape myths are and provided a variety of excellent examples. One that they neglected to mention however, is the myth that you can tell a rapist [...]
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Equal Love

TweetI would like to bring to your attention a campaign called Equal Love, which aims to overturn the twin bans on same-sex civil marriages and opposite-sex civil partnerships in the United Kingdom. This is how the organisation describes itself: The Equal Love campaign aims to challenge the twin bans on gay marriages and heterosexual civil [...]
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U Be Dead

TweetU be dead is the title of a made for TV movie for ITV1 in Britain that chronicles the real life stalking case of Debbie Pemberton and Jan Falkowski by Maria Marchese. You can find a first hand account of the incident here. I’m going to post some quotes and details about the intensity, relentlessness [...]
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