This week's round-up is a) late and b) short because Sebastienne went goth-clubbing. Sorry! If it's any consolation, the theme was "Dress to Kill" so she went as the SCUM Manifesto... anyhow, to the links!
George Monbiot - Unmasking the Press
"The corporate newspapers are the elite’s enforcers, misrepresenting the sources of oppression."Fat Heffalump - On “Leggings Are Not Pants and Other Values for Your Kids”
"I know it’s supposed to be a joke, ha ha, leggings are not pants is as important as the other issues, how funny.
Only it’s not funny. It’s body policing. It’s classist, ableist, judgemental bullshit wrapped up in a fluff piece for a highly visible online women’s magazine."A Radical Transfeminist - Significant Othering: Attraction Down the Privilege Gradient
"All people who identify as unattracted to a marginalised group, such as transsexual people, fat people or minority-ethnic people, have a continuing duty to challenge this part of their sexual identity."