Articles about 'censorship'

Feminism and digital rights – when worlds collide

This is a guest post by Milena about the intersections between digital rights and feminism.

Guest Blogger // 7 September 2013

Categories: Blog

The online porn debate: a call for respect

As the debate on internet porn and the controls that should be applied gets underway, feminists need to acknowledge that there is no party line on this issue, argues Jane

Jane Fae // 24 July 2013

Categories: Blog

Trigger warnings are nothing to do with censorship. They give people more choice, not less.

Guest blogger Louise McCudden explains what trigger warnings are and why we should all be using them.

Guest Blogger // 2 March 2012

Categories: Blog

Gagging orders: women being muzzled by rich men

Gagging orders are back in the media again with one high profile male celebrity after another seeking to protect their anonymity amid accusations of illicit sexual behaviour. Imogen Thomas’ appearance...

Mel J // 28 April 2011

Categories: Blog

Debates on the C-Word

Warning: I am going to use the C-Word in this post so please don’t read on if you don’t like to see it. There are some very interesting posts from...

Holly Combe // 3 February 2011

Categories: Blog

Erotic Film With Feminist Aims Wins Award Despite Ban

The film MatinĂ©e, directed by Jennifer Lyon Bell, has been given the “Best Short Film” prize by an official jury at the Melbourne Underground Film Festival 2009. The August 26...

Holly Combe // 2 September 2009

Categories: Blog

Scarlet too Rude for Newsagents

I’m pissed off. The only newsagent in my area to ever stock the women’s sex magazine Scarlet has now permanently taken it off the shelves due to complaints from customers....

Holly Combe // 2 August 2005

Categories: Blog

Insights into Porn in the Guardian

Talking of sex… The Natasha Walter article about the portrayal of women in magazines like Nuts and Zoo is continuing to stimulate debate within London Third Wave. A variety of...

Holly Combe // 4 June 2005

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