The 21st century has not seen women move very far from sexual objectification and domestic servitude. Marketing has been part of maintaining the status quo. So, advertising plays a central role in shaping how society sees women and how women see themselves. Ergo, I am happy that the Advertising Standard Agency (ASA) will be helping… Continue reading Corsets Kitchens & Advertising
The issue is not about women who are drunk. It is about men who prey on drunk women. So, I certainly don’t want to hear advice from a person who thinks sex with a drunk woman is acceptable. Unless of course, it is to say 'Do not be alone with Me [Evans] while drinking.'
Following the inauguration of Donald Trump, Twitter has been abuzz with the hashtag #FreeMelania. The cry to help The First Lady comes from footage that shows her initially smiling. After her husband, President Trump, turned to speak to her, Melania's face appears to fall. That is not a sign that she needs help. Melania Trump… Continue reading Melania Trump Does Not Need Our Help
FBI Director James Comey told the Republicans of a further investigation into the emails of Hilary Clinton. Well, they were not Hilary's but her colleague's. An explosive media frenzy followed. Suspiciously, there is talk, but no detail. Adding insult to injury, the FBI told Hilary's camp of the email enquiry after the Republicans. The FBI's… Continue reading US 2016 Election The Politics Of Misogyny
Black History Month is male dominated. So to redress the balance a little i'mjussayin has focused on the experience of black women. Historically we considered the achievements of Dr Georgia Patton. Now it is the turn of a modern achiever: Patrice Banks, lady engineer, mechanic, and entrepreneur. Synopsis Patrice Banks a self-confessed 'auto-airhead' was a materials… Continue reading Black History Celebrating Patrice Banks
Tiziana Cantone (31) committed suicide in September 2016. In 2015 she sent footage of her having sex with someone to her ex-boyfriend to make him jealous. Many say she was the architect of her misfortune. I say as stupid as her behaviour was, she was the victim of misogyny and relentless cyber-bullying which led to… Continue reading Sex: The Ultimate Shaming And Death Sentence
You can run like this in public but you can't swim like this in public A YouGov survey found that 57% of voters supported outlawing the wearing of the burka and the burkini in public places. Sadly, only 25% were against such drastic action. Muslim women wearing religious clothing has become a hot issue in the… Continue reading Ban The Burka And The Beard