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3/8/14
5:41 AM
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From the author to a d-bag commenter called Steve who says feminism is a movement of misfits Read more

3/8/14
12:56 AM
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It's hard :( I feel like the avon ladies of feminism - we should be kind and approachable while we're trying to recruit people to the cause. But so much gets diluted.

3/8/14
12:40 AM
2

She's an activist and very active on social media: https://twitter.com/clementine_for… I think it would take a very real personal toll. I know twitter can be toxic to feminists. She's a face of feminism for the Daily Life so she probably gets a lot of fem 101 questions. I really like her columns. She's very funny and Read more

3/8/14
12:32 AM
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I don't have these conversations FULL STOP. There just isn't enough xanax. I don't completely agree with everything she says but I do think it's a discussion worth having. She says Read more

2/26/14
9:51 PM
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I feel like that first paragraph is me (apart from the 2 years bit, obvs). I don't think I knew about the TED talk but I really like those so I'll be sure to check it out. Read more

2/26/14
9:21 PM
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Agh! Kinja closed that early. To add - I love hearing these stories. I hear so many that emphasise how hard it gets as a child grows into a young adult and you have to deal with bullying and exclusion. My hearts breaks thinking about it. I haven't watched a lot of documentaries because I tear up whenever I think about Read more

2/26/14
9:10 PM
1

This should definitely be a thing and we should definitely make it happen.

2/26/14
9:05 PM
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I think all pets must hate costumes. Maybe except these gorgeous little Yorkshire Terriers I've seen wearing tartan waistcoats in winter. But they look really cool. Read more

2/26/14
9:02 PM
2

One night, when I've had enough to drink, we should start up a "Shit from parents who don't understand ASD kids." I love my son (and my neurotypical daughter!) but sometimes I *hate* other people.

2/26/14
8:55 PM
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I know that shark suit would have been hell for the cat to wear but I love it anyway.

2/26/14
8:53 PM
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Too many times I've run into people who don't know what it's like to have a special needs child. Read more