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From the blog A spiraling stairwell Losing housing benefit will put young women in danger

The Welfare Reform Bill is abolishing housing benefits for adults under 21. D H Kelly explains why this will put young people at greater risk of domestic violence

By D H Kelly
27 July 2015

From the magazine luisa2 Badass and disinclined to diet

Megan Stodel leaves Luisa Omielan’s stand-up show feeling inspired despite the occasional misstep

By Megan Stodel
29 July 2015

From the magazine Lisbeth drawing (sq) Salander’s legacy

Did The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo introduce a new type of hero? Agata Ostrowska thinks so, and discusses two examples from current TV shows

By Agata Ostrowska
27 July 2015

From The Magazine

The man found guilty of abusing me walked free with a £500 fine

When Emily's* sexual abuser was sentenced to a fine and community service, she started a petition calling for mandatory minimum sentencing

By Emily Warren
26 July 2015

Jurassic World and the man-o-sphere

Tony Mckenna offers a snappy take on Jurassic World’s crude reinforcement of the 'natural' order among dinosaurs as well as humans

By Tony Mckenna
22 July 2015

We need to stop talking about triggers and start talking about access

D H Kelly argues that the semantics of "trigger warnings" is perpetuating a harmful debate

By D H Kelly
21 July 2015

From The Blog

Weekly Round-up and Open Thread

This week's collection of interesting links from around the web chosen by the F-Word team

By Lusana Taylor
27 July 2015

The double whammy of sexism and racism

P. Kaur notices an increase in sexually explicit racist hate speech and asks whether women be sexually available to qualify for a place in the UK

By Guest Blogger
26 July 2015

Weekly Round-up and Open Thread

This week's collection of interesting links from around the web chosen by the F-Word team

By Lusana Taylor
20 July 2015

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