Tag Archives: violence

Just how nasty are Britain First?

If you ever believed the bilge that Britain First, vaguely related to the BNP as was, are all about puppies and poppies – and no doubt sugar and spice and all things nice – then news from the Rochester by-election … Continue reading

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In (virtual) space – no-one can hear you scream

On saturday, a friend and i were subject to intimidation on the streets of Peterborough. Walking back to my car – a distance of little more than 200 yards – we were briefly followed and catcalled. But, not being raped … Continue reading

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Male violence

Now here’s a thing…the current debate on “trans deception” seems to have driven a small but odious posse of men out of the woodwork to explain why they’d have to hit any “guy with a dick” that came near them … Continue reading

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The reality of ignorant judgment

Why thank you fate, or nemesis – or whatever malign deity exists to make sure we’re not getting too far above our proper station. Having spent today writing thoughtfully on consent and deception,I was just asking for it, wasn’t I? … Continue reading

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On International Women’s Day

It’s a small thing.  In the grand scheme, next to violence and employment and education and the right to control one’s own fertility, it might seem nothing at all.  Still: it’s something.  Maybe something that sums up, in its own … Continue reading

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