Thursday, September 20, 2018
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Feminism and reclaiming offensive language

https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/politics/2018/08/mps-label-marama-davidson-s-use-of-c-word-disgusting-appalling.html Green Party co-leader James Shaw is refusing to talk about his co-leader's campaign to reclaim the C-word. Marama Davidson repeatedly used the word at an anti-racism rally attended by families last Friday, arguing that women need to reclaim the word typically used as vulgar insult. But she has very little

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Feminism and reclaiming offensive language

https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/politics/2018/08/mps-label-marama-davidson-s-use-of-c-word-disgusting-appalling.html Green Party co-leader James Shaw is refusing to talk about his co-leader's campaign to reclaim the C-word. Marama Davidson repeatedly used the word at an anti-racism rally attended by families last Friday, arguing that women need to reclaim the word typically used as vulgar insult. But she has very little

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Marama Davidson: I felt silenced and frozen and ashamed

By Green Party NZ - Green Party NZ, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=54491850 https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/marama-davidson-says-speaking-suffering-sexual-abuse-child-allowing-other-victims-not-feel-alone Ms Davidson spoke in a media interview yesterday about being sexually abused as a girl of eight or nine by an older male distant relative, who had been staying with her family for some time. She later told 1 NEWS

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