#WhyIDidn’tReport: Rapture Nightclub Doesn’t Care If Your Drink Is Spiked

Imagine realising your drink has been spiked. Imagine thinking that messaging the nightclub where it happened out of concern for yourself and other patrons. Now, imagine you're a dick who lacks empathy. You get Rapture Nightclub's response. Imagine you're asked if you're even WORTH being drugged. Imagine that this comes after eight women were murdered … Continue reading #WhyIDidn’tReport: Rapture Nightclub Doesn’t Care If Your Drink Is Spiked

Isn’t That How Equality Works?

In relation to yesterday’s ranty post, this picture was also posted in response to my comment (reason? I’m not sure. A lot of things were posted in response to my comment about feminism. If you missed yesterday’s post, you can find it here: She’s A Bitch). This picture, in particular, really bugged me. In fact, … Continue reading Isn’t That How Equality Works?

#StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheProblem: Natalina Angok

— Trigger Warning — Last year, I read an article by Jane Gilmore, discussing that there was no national outrage or outcry, and little had been said in the media, about the fact that just the other week in Australia, six women were murdered in five days. Yes. Six women were murdered in five days. As nothing has changed, … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheProblem: Natalina Angok

The Ex Files: And We Were In Screaming Colour Vol #14

To help with understanding why it’s not as easy as people think to “just leave”, I will be writing a few memoir collections on my abusive ex. From here on in, I will refer to my ex as Ben, after Ben Affleck, because I have an irritational hatred for Ben Affleck. Seriously. There’s a lot of … Continue reading The Ex Files: And We Were In Screaming Colour Vol #14

Audrie, Daisy & Rape Culture

Audrie & Daisy is an amazing Netflix documentary that follows, in particular, two teenagers who were sexually assaulted and raped (among other brave young women who also shared their stories). If you haven’t watched the documentary, you need to do so immediately. It’s similar to The Hunting Ground, and perhaps even more moving. Unfortunately, Audrie’s … Continue reading Audrie, Daisy & Rape Culture

#StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue [Name Withheld]

— Trigger Warning — Last year, I read an article by Jane Gilmore, discussing that there was no national outrage or outcry, and little had been said in the media, about the fact that just the other week in Australia, six women were murdered in five days. Yes. Six women were murdered in five days. As nothing has changed, … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue [Name Withheld]

The Ex Files: Once I Ran To You Vol #13

To help with understanding why it’s not as easy as people think to “just leave”, I will be writing a few memoir collections on my abusive ex. From here on in, I will refer to my ex as Ben, after Ben Affleck, because I have an irritational hatred for Ben Affleck. Seriously. There’s a lot of … Continue reading The Ex Files: Once I Ran To You Vol #13