Article: Feminist activism and social media – the medium is not the message

#MeToo is another slogan for another revolutionary movement, and the fact that it’s a hashtag does not render it frivolous, it simply reflects the reality of modern communication. Information and collective protest are not passed on by pamphlets or songs anymore, they’re shared on social media. There’s a touch of the luddite in her conflation […]... Read More

FixedIt: Harassment is not love

A man who subjected his ex girlfriend to months of harassment, including sending suicide threats, bombarding her with unwanted calls and hacking her emails and social media accounts, was ordered to stay away from the town his ex girlfriend lives in and do 160 hours of unpaid work. The media immediately labelled him “lovestruck” and […]... Read More