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On Finding Spirit (My story of reading and radicalising: Part II) 

If we were going to start from scratch why not deconstruct the whole premise? - DQ Through a ...
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On Finding Solidarity (My story of reading and radicalising: Part I)

No more can I dull my rage In alcohol and deference To men’s courts I will come to ...
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Transgenderism, Neoliberalism and Rape Culture: Brisbane talk

Below is the text of a twelve-minute talk I gave in Brisbane on October 12, 2019. The talk ...
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Real “wellbeing” means addressing the demands of midwives, teachers – women

During the election period in 2017, historian Anne Salmond wrote hopefully about an emerging trend she called “Jacindamania.” The appeal ...
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Gender harms women: Feedback on international recommendations to the New Zealand government

Feedback on the recommendations from New Zealand’s third Universal Periodic Review (UPR) at the Human Rights Council in ...
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"Where are the women?": An interview with Cynthia Enloe

I began to read feminist literature -- real, radical feminist literature -- around 2014, and found it transformative. ...
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Feminists must think radically to reject sex self-identification laws

Nobody in the world, nobody in history, has ever gotten their freedom by appealing to the moral sense ...
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Transgenderism: the latest phase of disaster capitalism

Believers in the shock doctrine are convinced that only a great rupture – a flood, a war, a ...
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Conquest: on the inseparability of militarism and prostitution

As long as men have gone to war, they have kidnapped women and children for sexual slavery. According ...
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Guest Post: Liberals need to check their views on "violence"

This is a guest post by Kate, whose real name is changed for safety reasons. Image by the...
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The wall we pay for: sex-positive "feminism" and the Pimp State

it is not so much the cause of feminism to provide a shinning walk way for a female...
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Treat Her Right: We won't close the pay gap if we don't discuss prostitution

This article can be read in Spanish here. In a February 11 Radio New Zealand (RNZ) interview, Wallace...
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Sexism, sadism and side shows: Cindy Sherman at the City Gallery

Female socialization is a process of psychologically constructing and breaking girls, otherwise known as 'grooming', to create a...
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A call to feminists to remember the history and sex-based nature of women's oppression

This article can be read in German here, and in Spanish here. The real brilliance of patriarchy... it...
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Prue Hyman: The struggle for equal pay

Prue Hyman is a feminist economist, and the author of Women and Economics: a New Zealand Feminist Perspective....

The common erotic project of destroying women makes it possible for men to unite into a brotherhood; this project is the only firm and trustworthy groundwork for cooperation among males and all male bonding is based on it

— Andrea Dworkin, Our Blood (1973)

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