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
There are a lot of fucking ignorant misconceptions surrounding feminism, one of which is the idea that feminists are often unable to marry (which is why they are feminists) or that being a feminist will lead to divorce. Firstly, feminists do marry (if they want to). I’m married, and I’m married to a male feminist. … Continue reading Does Feminism Lead To Divorce?
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: Nothing Lasts Forever Vol #15
Now, I’m going to go out on a limb here on this one, and assume you mean more than what appears to be usual teenage “angst”. By “angst”, what I actually mean is that your children, when they reach a certain age, need to start forming relationships with people that aren’t their parents. This is … Continue reading Ask A Teacher (Parent Edition): My Child Won’t Speak To Me. Why?
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?
Did you know that the idea of a nuclear family – mum, dad, and a bunch of tiny humans – wasn’t a proper concept until the late 40s, early 50s? I mean, I know what you’re thinking Karen, obviously nuclear families existed prior to the 40s, the term just wasn’t coined until the late 40s. … Continue reading Beware The Step Family
— 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