Tag: women

Pray, Pray For The MPs!

Jess Phillips doesn’t feel safe at ‘work’… One of the doorways which leads straight from the chamber of the House of Commons demands that you stand in a very narrow winding stairway waiting to descend in to the packed lobby.…

For Those In Peril On The Sea…

  Appel, who has been sailing the Hawaiian islands for a decade, said she had planned the voyage, which should take three weeks, for more than two years but that the pair were perhaps not as prepared as they should…

Vital Issues That Occupy Modern Feminism

The Mary Sue picked up that Wonder Woman has partnered with a weight loss brand titled, rather painfully, thinkThin. Really, it’s hard to think of any brand that embodies the spirit Wonder Woman less (sic) than thinkThin. A martial arts gym…

Aren’t You Taking One Now?

The sports trust denies liability for Miss Maylin’s accident, and barrister, Peter Burns, argued that bouldering involves an “obvious risk”. But in the witness box, Miss Maylin, who is seeking damages of up to £300,000, said: “I don’t take risks.”…

Making It All About Yourself…

Dear Oxford 14-year-old, I’ll call you Sarah. I don’t know who you are, but if Jeremy Vine can write to a 15-year-old from Romford attacked by a group of teenagers to offer his support then you deserve no less. And…

Next, It’ll Be Compulsory…

They are the university workshops designed to inform new students about sexual consent in an effort to tackle the rising number of assaults on campus. But in a sign of a growing backlash against such events, not a single fresher…

Feminist Claptrap…

..they can’t give it up, even when watching a popular TV show: Sansa Stark may be a fictional character, but she makes a persuasive case for the benefits of broadcasting abuse. In an instant, one of the most violated characters…

Working As Intended…

They don’t need to actually prove you were breaking the law in court any more: Eventually Mr Flint, who insisted he was within his rights and says he showed the footage to the officer to prove nothing was amiss, was…