Category Archives: Politics

Why Women’s Thrillers Are Not Feminist Driven

Only in March of this year a book shop in the US  was turning books by men backwards to highlight the gender imbalance in the literary world.  It seemed either everyone preferred male stuff, or there was still the old bias … Continue reading

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There Was and Is Nothing Joyful About Forced Sex Slavery

During the second world war brothels were set up throughout much of occupied Europe for the use of the Wehrmacht and SS soldiers. Some of the women used in these camps had been in prostitution before hostilities broke out, but … Continue reading

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Sisterhood Examined

I was on the Jon Gaunt show speaking to Nick Margerrison  about International Women’s Day. There were loads of marches happening. The rally in South America was the most credible. The femicide rate (murder of women) has been on the … Continue reading

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Why Girls Are Now Courting Sir Jihadihad Online

While feminism started out as campaigning for votes and jobs, its now more and more about safety issues. Back in the 1920s you would have been sectioned for imagining one day we’d each have tiny screens that could record images … Continue reading

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The Burkini: Provocative or Protective?

The whole point of female Islamic dress is modesty; so how come it’s become so trendy all of a sudden The whole reason for the burka, the burkini, niqab etc is that they are items of modesty clothing.  While it … Continue reading

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Why Feminism Must Not Forget The Other Side

Feminism has achieved a lot a good things for girls. It’s gone far beyond just getting the vote and property rights. Women now outnumber men in the UK in almost two-thirds of degree subjects, and, according to university admissions service … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Employs Some Common Sense Feminism

Its ironic that the icons of women’s liberation are often those who personify the very opposite of what was originally intended, in that they represent chained-to-the-home domesticity: our own mothers. As I wrote on this blog a couple of years ago, … Continue reading

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