University Safe Spaces and Trigger Warnings: Recently the Dean of the University of Chicago sent out a firm and stern letter to new students stating that there is an expectation for them to engage in ‘rigorous debate, discussion, and even disagreement’ (sounds marvellous). He went on state that University safe…

All-Female Movie Remakes: The remake has become an extremely close associate to the Hollywood production machine. Once upon a time, it had little attachment to the term till it discovered the genius of European cinema and started remaking their films. Not long after that, Hollywood started remaking its own classical films. Initially…

Transgender children are now the most controversial part of  the discussions and debates that circulate around the transgender community. Quite recently, a four year old NSW preschooler  began gender transition, though the birth sex of the child has not been disclosed. The number of children beginning transition has dramatically increased,…

gay male misogyny

Gay Male Misogyny:  “It’s OK babe, I’m gay” is a standard response. It’s an apparent valid excuse when a woman responds negatively to being physically groped by a gay man.  The misogyny of heterosexual men is commonly talked about and heavily explored. There is a great deal of misogyny  perpetrated by straight men.  However,…

Self Service Supermarket Checkout Theft

Self Service Supermarket Checkout Theft : Here’s Why People Steal… Do self service check outs encourage people to steal or cheat prices on products? Have you ever stolen or price cheated via this technology? Self Service Supermarket Checkouts (DIY-Do It Yourself) checkouts have been embraced by major retailers. Walmart, Sainsbury,…