How Many Suicides are Enough?

Last week, I learned a new term from my wife and her colleague (both researchers in Psychology at the University of Oxford) which has fundamentally altered my thinking: “rejection sensitivity.” I’ll break it down in non-academic terms. Rejection sensitivity is what happens to a person after an accumulation of events constituting rejection. (If prejudiced treatment Continue Reading

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It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Be Easy::Reflecting on Slut Power

I am reflecting on my weekend. Being on drugs, being a whore, being drunk at a bar, being a slut. Do you automatically give away your power when you decide to wear each of these hats? How different are the combinations of each of these elements if you are female bodied or male privileged? I Continue Reading

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