Marie Claire

Marie Claire SA along with Associated Media Publishing was shut down in May 2020 during the Covid-19 lockdown, and as such, so is their website.

Below are a few of the many articles I wrote for them while working there. The full articles are available below as PDFs.

Why do we find it harder to accept women’s violence? Why do we fixate on it longer and more intensely than male violence? I believe that violent women are important. I also believe that the visibility of violent women is important. And this is why…

What happens when a very long and mostly beautiful relationship comes to an end? The prevailing advice is that you need to be alone, to reflect, to reset – almost as if there’s a pre-break-up state you can return to. But there’s no going back. You already see things through their eyes. You see yourself through their eyes. So what comes next?…

 


Speaking at a rally in Mississippi, Trump uses five psychologically manipulative tactics in under a minute to discount the survivor’s trauma. He provides a textbook performance of how survivors (and women) are undermined and discredited by men, and how potently effective that can be, coming from a man in a position of power. Here we unpack five tactics used to discredit women…