Tuesday, 17 April 2012
Links round up
Posted by Lashings of Ginger Beer
The Neediness Dilemma
On expressing needs in relationships, and why this is sometimes difficult, especially for those of us socialised as women.
Note to everyone: Disabled people have sex!
s. e. smith on the desexualisation of people with disabilities.
Some awesome pronoun badges
As you may have heard, last week Christian group The Core Issues Trust planned to advertise "reparative therapy" for gay Christians on London buses, and Boris Johnson stopped them.
This article discusses experiences of such "therapy" - unsurprisingly it is very triggering for homophobia.
Dating while fat (and feminist) - this is potentially really triggering for insidious cultural fat-hate. It's also a brilliantly direct and honest post. By the end it's got right into the very nature of feminism, and it's given me a lot to think about.