- Jan 29
Why Do People Wear Clothes?
Considering the practical and cultural reasons why we dress, and why we could be naked.
- May 24, 2022
Banning Adidas’ bare-breasts advert enforces the sexualisation of breasts rather than preventing it
Thoughts on how seeking to avoid causing offence is actually generating negative attitudes towards bodies and reinforcing sexualisation
- Dec 2, 2021
The Clothed Body is More Sexual than the Nude
Thoughts on how clothing and "implied" nudity act as signposts for the tabooisation of certain oft-sexualised body parts.
- Jan 31, 2021
Any body-part can be sexualised, but that doesn't mean they always have to be.
Thoughts on the sexualisation of body parts, taboos and mental self policing that causes, and the freedom we could have in a nudist society
- Jun 16, 2020
We should indeed not edit history.
My words: In Britain we are mostly blind to historical damage we have done, and its lasting consequences.
- May 3, 2020
“Wet markets” aren’t the problem, animal exploitation is. Choose your campaigns and language better.
My words: Thoughts on the misplaced and generalised criticism of the exotic, when animal exploitation is rampant in the west.
- Jun 29, 2016
Immigration is only a “problem” when it’s about race.
My thoughts on how anti-immigration rhetoric can only really be because of racism.
- Nov 17, 2015
Nothing in the world is consequential?
My thoughts on how the west needs to take responsibility for it's actions and attitudes rather than trying to blame the "other".
- Jul 28, 2015
Bring in a Citizens Income for a better fairer society
My thoughts on the benefits of a Citizens Income.
- Jun 28, 2015
My thoughts on how immigration: That we should take responsibility of the problems we have made, and welcome those who want to come.
- Dec 30, 2014
Me in a dress! And a skirt!
In which I am inspired to try wearing dresses/skirts, and ponder why these clothes are so gendered.
- Oct 30, 2014
Why women should not have to wear bras
A response to a question about how bra wearing (or not) is a feminist issue.
- Feb 16, 2012
A look at my contributions to Ideas Magazine - Photography and an article about the social pressures to wear clothes.