culture · Men · Women

Weinstein Is A Man’s Problem

Women need men to tackle the Weinstein’s. The mini ones who lack the fame but who transgress women every single day that society silently condones.

Women · Women's Health

Women, Why Don’t We Believe Them?

The police did not believe Joanne Mjadzelic, ex-girlfriend of Ian Watkins, when she told them he might be abusing children. Instead, the police enabled Watkins to continue his paedophilic behaviour until a drug bust revealed more than narcotics. The Watkins Case tells an unpalatable truth. The police and society as a whole don't believe women or… Continue reading Women, Why Don’t We Believe Them?

Wellbeing and Health · Women

Corsets Kitchens & Advertising​

The 21st century has not seen women move very far from sexual objectification and domestic servitude. Marketing has been part of maintaining the status quo. So, advertising plays a central role in shaping how society sees women and how women see themselves. Ergo, I am happy that the Advertising Standard Agency (ASA) will be helping… Continue reading Corsets Kitchens & Advertising​

Government and Politics · Women

Melania Trump Does Not Need Our Help

Following the inauguration of Donald Trump, Twitter has been abuzz with the hashtag #FreeMelania. The cry to help The First Lady comes from footage that shows her initially smiling. After her husband, President Trump, turned to speak to her, Melania's face appears to fall. That is not a sign that she needs help. Melania Trump… Continue reading Melania Trump Does Not Need Our Help

Government and Politics · Women

US 2016 Election The Politics Of Misogyny

FBI Director James Comey told the Republicans of a further investigation into the emails of Hilary Clinton.  Well, they were not Hilary's but her colleague's. An explosive media frenzy  followed. Suspiciously,  there is talk, but no detail.  Adding insult to injury, the FBI told Hilary's camp of the email enquiry after the Republicans.  The FBI's… Continue reading US 2016 Election The Politics Of Misogyny