By Kagure Mugo 'Get your hands away from there.' This is the reprimand we have gotten since we were small girls, curious about what was going on between our thighs. Boobs? Sure. Legs? Cool. Hips? Fine. But this vagina thing...with its ability to change temperature, moisture levels and make you tingle all over, what is … Continue reading Touch Yourself – Because it’s good for you
Feminist swear words, political gender battles, sex for favours, men that rape, ANC Women's League, global development, the internet and sex rights, women in leadership, and catcalling - All you need to read this morning in ten easy posts.
Lizl Morden comments on Kenny Kunene's recent claims to polygamy linking to his 'big heart'. "I am not going to force my idea of monogamous relationships on anyone, I get that some people don’t do monogamy but there’s also a difference between having several partners and having 15." Read more!
Gabriella Razzano argues that articles encouraging women to have sex, are very rarely aimed at women's sexual pleasure, and this is a huge problem.
I am tired of rape in South Africa. I am tired of thinking about it, reading about it, hearing about it. I am tired of the fact that last year over sixty thousand women (enough to fill the Greenpoint stadium) reported a rape to the police, and hundreds of thousands more women were raped but did not report...So on the 14th of February I’ll be supporting One Billion Rising – a movement that will voice its frustration with all of these things. Because I am tired, but I will never be tired enough to stop fighting for women’s right to sexual pleasure, sexual freedom and sexual equality.