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Equality in the workplace: Ladies, could we shut the **** up?

Peta Southcombe of media agency Maxux last week posted a controversial opinion piece in Australia‘s media, marketing and entertainment news site, mUmBRELLA, entitled “Ladies, could we shut the **** up?”. Intentious has a look at the reaction, below. Ms Southcombe begins her piece with “I don’t mean to be a traitor to my gender, but if […]

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Victim Blaming: Convicted rapist? Don’t worry, CNN will show you sympathy.

Some of you may have been following this story, but either way, it’s interesting that CNN have chosen to focus their coverage on “the promising lives of two “star” football player boys”  whose lives have been utterly ruined by a shocking verdict, instead of reporting on the relief or justice applied to the victim at the […]

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Keep Calm and Rape A Lot: T-shirts for Men of Sick Taste

An online business selling t-shirts on Amazon has incurred the wrath of the world for selling mens t-shirts with the following slogans in giant print across the front: “KEEP CALM AND RAPE A LOT” “KEEP CALM AND HIT HER” and “KEEP CALM AND KNIFE HER”. After waves of complaints, the vendor has (been forced to?) […]

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The Symptoms of Sluthood: Before They Lose Their Clothes, They Lose Their Way

In an earlier post, “Deep Inside The Sluts,” we talked about the reasons behind the outrage associated with the Slutwalk and like-minded movements. Now that we’ve seen some statistics, let’s look at the flawed logic behind the reaction.  In essence, the point of Slutwalkers is a fair one. We should all be able, technically, to […]

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Iceland’s Pornography Ban

In an attempt to protect their youth, Iceland is considering a ban on all Internet pornography. This is a drastic move, but unsurprising, considering that Iceland has already banned printing and distributing printed porn, as well as banning strip clubs. The Daily Mail reports: Iceland could become the first Western democracy to block all internet […]

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