“13 Reasons Why” is too controversial? Tell that to my depression.

“13 Reasons Why” is too controversial? Tell that to my depression.

In this morning's assembly, we talked about suicide. No, not the usual "watch for the signs" lecture that few people seem to listen to. Not even the usual anti-bullying talk that schools across the world play on a stuck record. No. Today we talked about suicide the way suicide should be talked about. It wasn't sugarcoated [...]

Feminism From A Teenage Eye – International Women’s Day Is SO Important

Feminism From A Teenage Eye – International Women’s Day Is SO Important

  March 8th, 2017. Wednesday. 20:45. Feeling pensive.   For months, I have markedly avoided the seemingly unmentionable taboo that is feminism. I couldn’t tell you why; I have long considered myself a proud feminist, a proud woman, and I am forever revelling in the world of exponentially growing equality for people like me. People [...]