PETA: Sidelining Nonhuman Animals and Perpetuating A Continued (Kn)Obsession

by Amy Calvert A woman in a neck brace walks, or rather hobbles, slowly down a street, she is clearly in agony, wincing as she goes. She limps up some stairs, presumably to her home, where her boyfriend is waiting inside, clearly the perpetrator of her injuries. This isn’t a video to raise awareness for…

PETA: Patriarchy Exploiting The (female) Anatomy

There is an unimaginative and overused motif in the media today- the heavily sexualised and idyllic female body- simultaneously painting an unrealistic picture of perfection for young girls and women and alienating these girls and women from their own bodies, because they cannot match up to the impossible ideals of such images of computerised faultlessness.…