I saw a tweet earlier today that I felt compelled to reply to. It’s not something I do often – most of my time on Twitter is spent reading other people’s posts, and I rarely post myself. But I needed to reply to this one. Now, there were[…]

This week, the UK has been dealing with the news that a woman in her 30s, Sarah Everard, was abducted from the street in London, by a serving police officer. She was murdered and her remains were found a week later. Her death has sparked outrage, and re-ignited[…]

Be a lady they said. Your skirt is too short. Your shirt is too low. Your trousers are too tight. Don’t show so much skin. Don’t show your thighs. Don’t show your breasts. Don’t show your midriff. Don’t show your cleavage. Don’t show your underwear. Don’t show your[…]

I’m sure you’re already aware of the latest revelations about Trump – the tapes of him on the set of a soap opera discussing, nay bragging about how he forces himself on women, either by trying to kiss them or by “grabbing their pussy”, and how he can get away with it because he’s famous. Oh, how pleased with himself he was. There’s a term for this. It’s called Sexual Assault.

Can I just check, we are in the 21st century, aren’t we? We haven’t been transported back to a time when women were regarded as property? I only ask because a casual glance around the place might lead you to suspect we had. Everywhere you look, women are being[…]

I am a Mum of three young children. I am British. I am scared by the rhetoric of the Leave campaign.  Let me tell you why. I have always been British but I have not always lived in Britain. I was almost three years old when I moved[…]