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More on Ladyfest

Ladyfest may be over, but the ringing in our ears continues here at The F-Word. In a guest post, Col Cruise reports back on the 'Ladies and the Trans' workshop...
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Ladyfest lead up

Ladyfest London is nearly upon us. Here, Polly Cassidy, one of the organisers, guest-posts her pre-festival reflections There’s just over a week before L...
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Sexual good manners

The author of this guest post wishes to remain anonymous. The debate about the BNP/chocolate cake analogy continues to rage, which made me want to share an exp...
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Transgender Basics

From Helen G: Transgender Basics is a 20 minute educational film on the concepts of gender and transgender people. Two providers from the Gender Identity Proj...
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Call to arms

Charlotte Cooper of Subtext Magazine shares her thoughts on the launch of the new Feminist Coalition Against Prostitution My main problem with the feminist mov...
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Property is theft!

This is a guest post by Helen G, who contributed last month's feature on transphobia in feminist communities. What an inspiring and thought-provoking phrase. ...
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Nativity shmativity

This is a guest post by Charlotte Cooper, the art director of Subtext Magazine Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat and then mass slaughtered because...
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Girls Like Us vs. Diva

One of our writers compares a new lesbian magazine from Amsterdam to the UK's own version. She asks: what should a lesbian magazine look like? Should a lesbian magazine be feminist? How can lesbian magazines avoid being prescriptive about what it means to be queer or female? ...