Sarah Ditum is a journalist who writes regularly for the Guardian, New Statesman and others. Her website is here.
A new parliamentary report seeks to expand how far a doctor’s “conscientious objection” to providing abortion can stretch.
Recent history shows that whatever the other variables are, Labour women struggle to win internal party elections.
I’ve spent too long now watching the class I belong to live on its own sense of moral rectitude, says Sarah Ditum.
Just how bad could it be? Let’s be alarmist: really bad. Twentieth-century European history bad. Recessions, pogroms, the lot.
Jeremy Corbyn never wanted Remain to win, and every gutless performance showed that. Labour voters deserve better.
Confirmation bias is always a powerful thing. We’re always hungry for scraps that can support our own narratives and reinforce our belief that we are right.
When it’s your identity on the line, why would made-up figures about the EU be enough to change your mind?
The backlash received by Amber Heard for claiming she suffered abuse by her estranged husband is yet another reminder that men are always given the benefit of the doubt over the women they are said to have hurt.
In the US and UK, politicians want to enshrine respect for "gender identity" into law. The only problem? There is no scientific consensus on what gender is.
Like the heroine, the narrative feels becalmed and slightly wrong-footed in Anthony Quinn’s Freya.
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