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If given the choice, would you save a life?

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92UCEJE0FWk&w=854&h=480] Yesterday I registered as an organ donor. I’m 23, but I’d have done it at 18 if the thought had occurred. I’m glad it has now. It’s nice to know my consent is confirmed, out of the way, sorted. What…
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In Honour of Those Who Won’t Make it, I was a Victim of Abuse

I never thought I’d be one of those girls. You know the type – the ones who cling to poisonous relationships, allowing their partner to strip them of their self-esteem, self-love, and eventually, their happiness. The term ‘abusive relationship’ was…
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Misogyny, Death Threats and Video Games – Thoughts About Gamergate

Note: There’s some strong language in this piece. I’m not sure how The Morning Bell readership feels about c-bombs, but they’re in this article. Thanks, abusive internet commentators. As someone greatly entrenched in the world of video games, I have…
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Please Stop Emotionally Investing in Beyonce

If there’s one point I want to make today it’s that I’m sick of celebrity idealization. You know, the whole Beyonce is a feminist queen superhero thing. I don’t quite get it myself, partially because I’m not sure what’s so…
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