Who Needs Feminism?

A group of Duke students have come together to launch a PR campaign for feminism – check out their blurb below. This certainly challenged me this morning – because I couldn’t pin it on one reason. It’s is basically like asking who needs equality? Because that is what feminsim is about – it is asking…

Pope Vows Never to ‘Tolerate’ Lady Priests

Pope Vows Never to ‘Tolerate’ Lady Priests. It’s Easter Weekend and what better way to celebrate the death and resurrection of the man who apparently, according to the Pope,  reinforced a woman’s role in society as being beneath him and certainly not as an equal. Right, wasn’t that what Jesus came to do? Thank you Pope Benedict for…

A Thousand Reasons…

On 8 March 2012 Linda Grant Tweeted about a summary of an argument she had been posing to young women who say they are not feminists and owe nothing to feminism: “for you I’m-not-a-feminists, in 1979 aged 28, when I applied for a store credit card the form had to be signed by my husband or…