Tired of the Taboo: Female Masturbation

This article has been published anonymously. [Featured Image: Shows four pieces of fruit cut in half all demonstrating or representing female genitalia.] A couple weeks ago I ordered a vibrator online. It’s something I thought about doing for a long time and finally, after seeing a discount for ‘Love Honey’ on Unidays, I bucked up the…

Addressing the Elephant in the Room

Emily O’Sullivan is the deputy editor of a Birmingham-based magazine & a writer with an interest in working-class issues. A former Religion, Philosophy and Ethics student at KCL, she aims to represent working-class lives without the middle-class gaze that they are often subjected to. [Featured Image: After Abortion, Zois Shuttie, 2011. Image shows woman lying…

Why We Focus on Women

Editor-in-Chief Madison Miszewski is a second year in History with interests in migration, queerness, and diplomacy.  This piece is an unconventional one to put on The Clandestine. Usually we would respond to a request of this nature in a message or a meeting – but the staff of The Clandestine felt this was a discourse…