Contemporary feminist activists and thinkers have been extremely successful at getting their voices heard on international stage, especially in negotiations on gendered violence. Nowhere has this been more evident than the strong anti-trafficking lobby. However this article argues that such voices have often misrepresented the issue in order to pursue problematic discursive strategies.
In this article as part of International Women’s Week, Eleanor Pierpoint argues that the feminist movement must avoid division and unite in its fight against oppression.
Natalie King looks at the arguments surrounding Page 3 and argues that it is time for ‘No More Page 3′
In this article for Canvas’ mini-issue on International Women’s Week, Adam Hawksbee evaluates the concept of social reproduction
In this article, as part of International Women’s Week, Tom Maguire-Wright explores the extent to which men benefit from sexist structures and norms within society.
This article, part of Canvas’ International Women’s Week mini-issue, argues that something has to be done to combat the culture of shame that surrounds abortion.
In this article Heather Lawless explores how far women’s equality has come in Cuba.
Maisy Griffiths analyses the politics of menstruation and asks why women are forced to spend up to £90 a year on sanitary products.