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Vanessa Tiegs “Menstrala” Paintings

Here’s a video of Vanessa Tiegs “Menstrala” paintings (they’re pretty amazing – no one can say they aren’t beautiful!):

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Andrea Gibson “Swingset” (spoken poem)

Andrea Gibson is a spoken word poet. She explains in her poem “Andrew” that she is genderqueer: “It’s not that I thought I’d grow up to be a man; I just never thought that I’d grow up to be a … Continue reading

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Andrea Gibson “Say Yes” (spoken poem)

This video is of my favourite spoken word poem by Andrea Gibson, “Say Yes” (the lyrics are below the video). At 1.00 minute she talks about menstruation: “This is for women and for the men who taught me only women bleed with the moon … Continue reading

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“My first period” spoken word poem by Staceyann Chin

This video has a couple of spoken word poems by Jamaican poet Staceyann Chin. The first poem is about getting her first period (and using a pad incorrectly). Her second poem is about sexual abuse & societal attitudes towards vaginas. She says, “I … Continue reading

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If men had periods

“This a funny look at what would happen if a man had a period one day. I hope you guys like it. But seriously. I have to hand it to the females who have to put up with this every month.”

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“Will you buy me tampons?” (a Kotex social experiment)

These men were good-humoured (“Can I buy you toilet paper instead?”) but it is funny how uncomfortable this situation made them. I love how the woman is playfully encouraging these men to be more comfortable with menstruation/tampons. “Every day is about … Continue reading

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If men could menstruate

I love this video

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Tribute to menstruating people

A video slideshow of menstrual art and photos.

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