We Don’t Need Feminism

Leah Driscoll adds feminism to the list of unwanted things to leave behind with all your other regrets in 2015. Third wave feminism has ebbed and flowed since the nineties, but in the past year or two the wave has been more like a tsunami. We’re pretty much drowning in calls for equality, seeing as […]

Giving Out Yards: An Interview with Tara Flynn

Eoghan Scott talks funny and feminism with everybody’s favourite Tara Flynn. Over the course of her 46 years, UCC alum Tara Flynn has had more than a few things happen to her. Actress, comedian, author, and, most recently, human rights campaigner to repeal the 8th Amendment, Tara has never been one to shy away from […]

Editorial: Why I Need Feminism

Words: Ellen Desmond The October issue of Motley Magazine, somewhat unintentionally, has become the feminist issue.  At our most recent Team Motley meeting, it was obvious that the majority present wished to write something to address the situation of sexism in universities and further afield. We came out of that meeting with no agreement that […]