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Nominated for the Liebster Award

I just got nominated for the Liebster Award by Georgia Madden over at This is a real feminist blog. Thanks for that Georgia. It’s an award given by bloggers to new bloggers and is a bit like a chain letter. Though I’ve been blogging for years, clearly it

Everyday Sexism

I’m sure I was not alone in waiting for Laura’s book to come out, being a massive fan of the project online. In some ways Everyday Sexism is what you would expect – a thorough examination of the themes that have arisen from the project’s entries over the last

Hate Crime is Only Funny When Its About Women

It’s not been a great few weeks to be a woman. Against the backdrop of recent allegations of sexual misconduct in politics and a thoroughly sexist Oscars ceremony, Twitter was all a flutter last night as it discovered t-shirts being sold through Amazon with the slogan ‘Keep

Women of the World Festival

It’s that time again. The Southbank Centre puts on its annual celebration of women. Do come along. “WOW is Southbank Centre’s annual global festival where women and men of all ages and backgrounds celebrate women’s achievements and discuss the obstacles they face across the world.Throughout the festival