Laurie Penny is a contributing editor to the New Statesman. She is the author of five books, most recently Unspeakable Things.
It would be nice to think that the rot of rank misogyny was confined to fringe sites populated by lunatics. But it is found all over the web - and it's silencing its victims. Fighting it is not the same as censorship.
In the aftermath of the Leveson report, journalism has changed forever - but it's not because of the inquiry.
When it comes to sexual violence, progressive organisations should not be held to different standards.
A note on the Nice Guys of OkCupid.
Sex work isn’t stigmatised because it is dangerous. Sex work is dangerous because it is stigmatised.
No country has ever left the EU before, so there's no map for where we're going.
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