Tag: feminism

Lessons from Mimoza Shala: Kosovar activist, mother, and former guerrilla soldier

Representations of women in war, particularly in media, often tend to be simplistic readings ...

Nose Jobs and TikTok: How Social Media is Contributing to a New Rise in Plastic Surgery

Body positivity, rhinoplasty, a trip to Turkey? E&M author Alara Yılmaz explores the paradoxical ...

Resistance, Feminism and Knowledge: An interview with Aurela Kadriu about the feminist movements of Kosovo

Feminism and women’s rights movements are still not completely well-known. Neither is Kosovo’s recent ...

My sister in Afghanistan

Living in safety, while their families back home in Afghanistan are going through a ...

Power and the Playground: Gender in the Sandbox

Our E&M author Nisa Sherifi found herself face to face with an ingrained and ...

Democracy in the bedroom: 404 not found.

This issue of E&M looks at democracy in all its beauty as well its ...

photo of seats in parliament - most likely to be filled by a third of women in politics

Women in parliament: The everlasting ‘one-third’

Women make up half of Europe’s population, yet less than half of Europe’s parliamentarians ...

Sexism kills. Why am I so angry only now?

In the days after Sarah Everard’s murder womxn across the continent struggled to find ...