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Secret Garden Party 2013 Review: Relaxed Vibe Causes Problems for Partygoers

(0) Comments | Posted August 6, 2013 | 10:45 AM

The Secret Garden Party festival's main selling point is not the music. Most people purchase their tickets before the headliners are even announced, and the festival promotes an ethos of freedom from 'timetables, meeting points and 'must see's', instead suggesting that 'gardeners' (festival-goers) wander freely, stumbling upon such delights as...

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Man-Hating Feminism More Than Just A Myth

(293) Comments | Posted May 19, 2013 | 7:00 PM

Do you believe that all human beings are equal? Then you're a feminist!

Well, such was my naïve belief, until now. While disagreements between supporters of any movement or system of beliefs are unavoidable, I thought that at least human equality was one area in which feminists would unite. I...

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