Articles about Soundbites
Need guidance? Wanna know what the movers and shakers think about a certain issue? Just for you the f-word has conveniently collected short quotes from feminists and others on different topics, so you can read through and make up your own mind. We don't believe in telling you what you should be thinking.
S's experience with vulvar vestibulitis - which makes penetrative sex painful - highlighted the phallocentric medical establishment and limited definitions of sex
S // 14 March 2010
Is there such thing as a "Third Wave" of feminism? What are the differences between the feminism of the new generation and that of the Second Wave? Can we make our own revolution in the shadow of those who preceeded us? And why do young women feel so isolated as feminists?
Catherine Redfern // 16 September 2002
The 'fab' five?
Catherine Redfern // 16 April 2002
Rearrange the words "worms", "can", and "of" into a well known phrase or saying...
Catherine Redfern // 16 January 2002
Margaret Thatcher - Was she good for feminism?
Catherine Redfern // 16 August 2001
During the 'second-wave' of feminism in the 1960's-70's, the idea developed that 'the personal is political': i.e. that every part of our personal lives could be affected by the political situation. More recently, some have argued that this idea has given feminism a bad name and has caused feminists to focus on the wrong issues. So who's right?
Catherine Redfern // 16 May 2001
Are we exploited by the cosmetics industry?
Catherine Redfern // 16 April 2001