The 2016 Pirelli Calendar: feminism or sexism?

The newly released Pirelli Calendar – that is exclusively made for select list of VIPS – has been making headlines for shifting its usual glamorous, half-naked model shots to black and white photographs of talented women in the business, art and sport world. Initially, this may sound like a good thing – Pirelli is covering … More The 2016 Pirelli Calendar: feminism or sexism?

Concerning The Games Industry: Why I didn’t join the GamerGate movement

It’s simple, really. I’ve been worried about standards in journalism for a long time, since before I started practicing it myself. I believe in the idea of a free press. I believe all opinions should be heard – regardless of how much they might or might not align with my own. I believe that all … More Concerning The Games Industry: Why I didn’t join the GamerGate movement

The Real F Word

When I was three, and Margaret Thatcher resigned, I turned to my mother with the question: “Can a man BE Prime Minister Mummy?” I was never taught that women were the lesser gender. At three, I didn’t know that my teenage years would be judged for my physicality over my mental capabilities, that my creativity … More The Real F Word