In this article I explore period tracking apps from a feminist perspective. I argue that through the designs and data collection they reflect and perpetuate, even if unintentionally, heteronormative notions of gender and sexuality.
The Czech Republic signed the Istanbul Convention in May 2016 and was due to ratify the treaty last year. However opposition comes from those who view it as a threat to the concept of the traditional family.
Banning children’s books because they touch upon subjects like homosexuality or disability: the recently elected mayor of Venice, Luigi Brugnaro, has made the international news with this decision, less than a month after taking office.