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I’m not done talking about Amber Heard

Last summer, I would not have dreamed of publishing an article where I stated my support for Amber Heard. Truthfully, I was afraid to admit this even to friends, fearing…

Will we ever see an end to fatal violence against women?

CW: rape, violence, death On the evening of the 25th of September an Edinburgh vigil was held for Sabina Nessa on The Meadows. It is one of many vigils that…

Does the police want us to like them or fear them?

It has been over 7 months since Sarah Everard was tragically murdered. I still think of her most days. Whether it’s walking alone from a tutorial in the dark or…

Students sceptical there will be change in predatory behaviour

Cw: misogyny and sexual assault It’s been a terrific Women’s History Month so far right? Sorry, I meant horrific. Last week we saw Meghan Markle speaking out about her battles…

Women demand change, not more policing

CW: sexual violence “We no longer trust the police” – how some women are viewing new policing laws with contempt Feminist groups feel the police are failing to protect them,…

Female genital mutilation in Britain is an unspoken issue

Content warning: graphic violence against women When female genital mutilation (FGM) is discussed, it is often viewed as a practice which only takes place in countries in Africa and the…