Phenomenal Woman
Tasmin Claire

Phenomenal Woman

  “Each time  a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.”  Maya Angelou – poet, author and so much more– passed away yesterday. She was 86 years old. One summer, when I was eleven, I raided my mother’s bookshelf out of sheer boredom. Having … Continue reading

Moo-sogyny – campaign against the violent, sexist, racist wallpaper of Moo Bar, Leamington
Louisa Ackermann

Moo-sogyny – campaign against the violent, sexist, racist wallpaper of Moo Bar, Leamington

Students at Warwick University have launched a petition against the recent refurbishment of Moo Bar, Leamington Spa. The campaign, headed by Warwick’s Anti-Sexism Society (WASS), objects to the use of ‘sexist, racist and violent imagery’ in a severely misguided attempt by the bar’s management to be provocative. The wallpaper in question depicts slavery, violence, prostitution … Continue reading