Between football, Westminster and Brexit, there seems to be little good news at the moment. And now it looks like Linda is hanging up her apron.
Decades after the first Reclaim the Night march, we are still wondering: why is it always women who are told they have to modify their behaviour in order to stay safe?
Discrimination under the banner of “freedom” is on the rise again.
A few years ago, I argued against the idea that porn was hijacking our sexuality. Now, as a women's centre tries to ban my opponent, I wonder - are they scared that if people listen to Gail Dines, their minds might be changed too?
Smoking for David? It could only be Hockney. Smoker extraordinaire, and not a bad painter either.
Bond-forming though it may be, weeing in public is not ideal for women. And even Scandinavians haven't found the solution.
The Labour party is missing the opportunity to stand up proudly for low-paid workers and those who rely on state support.
The Chancellor has vowed to cut £12bn from welfare - but he's announced just £3bn of savings.
Amid the outrage over the fashion designers’ comments about “synthetic children”, the role of the gestational mother has yet again been completely erased. She just makes the picture too messy.
Ignoring the history of mental illness of the mother who smothered her three disabled children to death feeds the wider cultural claim that disability is a nightmarish circumstance.
Woven into the very fabric of Westminster are assumptions about who the building – and, by extension, our democracy – is intended to serve. The lack of convenient disabled access and the shortage of ladies’ loos in the old palace are daily reminders that parliament wasn’t built with those groups in mind.
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