Daily Archives: April 1, 2015

Rupi Kaur

Came across a story about a Toronto artist named Rupi Kaur.

I had not come across Rupi from friends who were sharing her spoken word or her written word. (Here is an image search of Rupi’s written word. Often, a drawing accompanies the text. Delightful no?)

Instead, I came across Rupi, because a particular social media platform decided that an image of menstruation had broken community guidelines.

Here are some links, showing how the media reported the issue. The titles and where it was reported suggest that menstruation is still a taboo issue in 2015. (like WT…)

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