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Feminism

31 January 2013

Do we live in a ‘pornified’ world?

Yes, there’s an increasingly ugly culture of sexualisation, but the government campaign against it will get us nowhere.

What's up with these Bunny boilers?

Feminists saying ‘Eff Off Hef’ to a new Playboy club are belittling women, not empowering them.

18 May 2011

How feminists helped students to ‘unlearn’ liberty

Campus bans on misogynist speech don't advance equality; they assume that women are just too weak to speak back.

18 May 2011

SlutWalk: a step in the wrong direction

The protests against an apparent culture of violence towards women end up celebrating victimhood.

1 April 2011

Women: equal at work, still unequal at home?

Christina Hopkinson’s sparkly new novel has been read as a privileged mum’s moan about cleaning. In fact it raises more than a few awkward questions about domestic drudgery.

22 November 2010

Page Three Girls and
porn-again feminists

It really is sad that so many feminists get their knickers in a twist about the Sun’s topless beauties.

14 October 2010

The sad decline of
la femme fantastique

Proposing an online register of ‘rapists’ is the maddest thing Germaine Greer’s done since she puked on Big Brother.

29 September 2008

Sarah Palin: a campaign built on female chauvinism

In her new column, Wendy Kaminer says the hockey mom has come to bury liberal feminism… and Hillary Clinton provided her with the shovel.

5 June 2007

Forget her singing, look at her ASS!

By putting a fat butt-naked Beth Ditto on its front cover, the NME has ensured that she is better known for her curves than her music – just like Girls Aloud.

4 April 2006

Stop blurring the line between rape and sex

New Labour's rewriting of the rape laws is being guided by the ideas of 1970s man-hating feminism.