May Day
Editorial / Just Words

May Day

Today is International Workers’ Day. If I were in Italy now I’d probably be coming home from the May 1st demonstration. I started going when I was a child, with my grandpa. It was usually a clear Spring day, the red flags of the parties and the unions shining against the blue sky. Then I … Continue reading

How to normalise violence against women in 14 minutes or 25 steps: an Italian example
Editorial / Feminism / Just Words

How to normalise violence against women in 14 minutes or 25 steps: an Italian example

How an Italian TV show called “Le Iene,” which blurs lines between entertainment and reporting (and good taste), flew a man to Ukraine to be reunited with his child… what does this have to do with violence against women? Read further to find out. Here is how a TV show can normalise violence against women … Continue reading

Editorial / Feminism / Jutland Station / Life in Denmark

Not your conventional Valentine’s: Aarhus is rising!

For many, February is a month of romance because of Valentine’s Day. For the past three years I have instead been working with a group of talented women on events about vaginas, related to V-Day / One Billion Rising. V-Day is an organisation committed to raising awareness about violence against women. They also have safe … Continue reading