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Apparently questions like 'estimate how many people were enslaved or murdered by the British Empire' aren't really what the Jubilee is about
Happy St George's Day, patron saint of vaguely racist and threatening Facebook statuses
O Come All Ye Faithful is a good hymn but the missed opportunity to use 'gestated' rather than 'begotten' to rhyme with 'created' upsets me.
I've been complaining about neo-liberal hegemony in mainstream economics since way before you all read The Shock Doctrine #econohipsters
*goes on Facebook, gleefully defriends anyone who whinges 'WHAT ABOUT TEH MENZ WHERE'S THEIR RECOGNITION & CELBEBRATION'* #IWD
Twitter! I need someone involved with activism against human trafficking & slavery to workshop at a women's rights conference in Feb. Ideas?
So is the particular obsession with poppies this year due to increasingly fascist political discourse or increasingly banal news coverage?
Paper proposal: 'Eat free biscuits or network: a morphogenetic analysis of PhD students' agentic negotiations of the conference environs'
My mum just told me the reason she raised us Christian was 'to make religion boring so as adults you wouldn't get overexcited & join a cult'
Celebrating the success & empowerment of individual women as inherently feminist is such right-wing politics that I can't even be bothered.
Oh god, women at work discussing how much they cry at weddings. I hope it's because they all find consumerism & patriarchy really upsetting.
Just opened my post: a bank statement and an invitation for a chlamydia test. Worst post ever.
PhD #globaldev at University of Bath: adolescent sex & repro rights policy in E. Africa. In complicated relationship with @loran_b, Foucault & Emma Bridgewater.