Sian Ferguson

Sian Ferguson

I'm a freelance writer.

Reporting, essays, analysis, and content writing. Areas of interest include health and social justice. Available for freelance assignments.

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Why sex workers can’t trust the police

Why would a sex-worker stay silent about being assaulted? There are a few reasons....

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Dewani's bisexuality, femicide and 'real men' narratives

How is Dewani's bisexuality relevant to the murder trial? It's relevant because it shows how society tries to scapegoat 'abnormal' masculinities when it comes to femicide.

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Bisexuality 101: Bisexual Visibility Week

This event will have you look at bisexuality in a way that you never have before....

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Born free from what?

Will we ever be free? Sian Ferguson discusses the illusion of freedom in an unjust world....

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Exam requires students to describe rape

Despite being under great public scrutiny, South Africa's education system continues to leave people perplexed....

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Five reasons why South African Sex Education sucks

Brace yourselves for the understatement of the century: South Africa has a problem with sex....

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What I experience when you make a rape joke

Making a rape joke may seems harmless, but to a rape survivor, hearing a rape joke is torture....