There are many Maggie Thatchers, and which story we choose to tell says more about us than it does a
It's not technically impossible to fight patriarchy in a Hello Kitty thong, although it might be a l
The privileged will do anything to distract attention from their own power.
The government's new youth strategy is nothing but spin.
Why were real women's brave, brilliant acts this year not considered newsworthy?
"Whose tweets? Our tweets!" Sometimes, only puns will do.
The one per cent punish us for wanting what they say we can't have.
The abuse of children within the home is something that society has yet to tackle adequately.
"To my astonishment, the audience applauds. Gingrich is in a spot."
Discount shoppers are not the 1% - and activists must remind them that another world is possible.
Dissatisfaction with mainstream journalism is leading to a profound change in the way that protest is reported.
To gain political capital, elected representatives are exploiting the national hysteria over abortion.
The dismantling of Occupy Wall Street's library is a metaphor for how our culture is policed.
It is possible to drink a Starbucks latte with your politics intact?
Security firm's email also identifies location of possible kettle.
In our storybook world, royalty open hospitals with their shiny-haired brides, rather than stomping
Moves to outlaw squatting in empty houses should be an outrage on the left.
My speech in a debate on inter-generational conflict, attacking team mate David Willetts. We lost.
Advising women to avoid arousing potential rapists is a gross misunderstanding of the nature of sexual violence.
Can fashion be feminist?
Today's movements are marked by pluralism and a rejection of conventional politics and ideological conformity.
Like most of the occupations around the world today, Madrid's Puerta del Sol is peaceful.
Pornography is often used as an excuse to enact a wider scale clampdown.
We are old enough and ugly enough to build a better future for ourselves.
My appearance on Democracy Now!
A dispatch from the New York frontline.
Taking a stand against sexism isn't the same as taking a stand against sex.
We can choose abject complicity, or we can decide that it's not too late to build a better world.
The selective abortion of female foetuses tends to reflect the esteem in which women are held in soc
The idea that everyone has a soulmate whom they are destined to love for ever is both implausible an