Lifestyle • Health • In The Media
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Ways I Have Called Myself Fat

Eat the Doughnut is a bi-monthly column by Becki Jayne Crossley, discussing body positivity, fatphobia in society and the media, and current events relating to the two! Content warning: this column will regularly discuss fatphobic comments, actions and ideas. – When I was a child, I called myself fat. I didn’t really …
Health • Lifestyle • Entertainment • In The Media

The Taboo of Partner Postnatal Depression

Trigger warning: Postnatal depression, including mentions of suicide, self harm and abusive behaviours. — Coping with the huge life changes and emotions of becoming a parent is nothing new. The whole transition from a loving romantic couple to a family unit is both an exciting and daunting process. However, this …
Lifestyle • Activism
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Will the Zombie Apocalypse be a Feminist Utopia?

I’ve been trying to work out for a long time why I am so attracted to the idea of a zombie apocalypse. I’m the sort of girl who stands in line at the supermarket checking out all the escape routes.  Which aisles have the best ‘apocalypse-friendly’ food products.  Whether the …