Is Sexism Alive and Well?

Posted on August 9th, 2017 by

‘I don’t know of one female journalist who hasn’t been discriminated against at work’. Catherine Mayer certainly has and is doing something about it by suing her former employer. More power to her. We have to call out sexism when we can.


The Importance of Family, a very personal post.

Posted on June 15th, 2017 by

The tragedy of the Grenfell Fire has produced many heroes. This is my personal take on the London Fire Brigade and why it feel like family, and the invisible thread that binds.


Inspirational Women – Dr Nicola Rollock

Posted on February 28th, 2017 by

Meet Dr Nicola Rollock, a woman of influence.Nicola is best known for her research The Educational Strategies of the Black Middle Classes and, the landmark report The Stephen Lawrence inquiry 10 years on, the conclusions of which were debated in Parliament. She is editor of the journal – Whiteness and Education published by Routledge – and author of the award-winning book The Colour of Class: the educational strategies of the Black middle classes


How to Survive the Critics!

Posted on September 28th, 2016 by

No one likes being criticised, at least no one I’ve met. Yet it is true that we usually learn our most valuable lessons from when something goes wrong. Cruising blissfully through life gives us very few opportunities to grow and develop. If we’re to continue to develop it’s important to hear what people don’t like as well as what they do. Here are some tip son handling it well


Pizza and Feminism? Genuine food for thought.

Posted on May 4th, 2016 by

Great video explaining in simple pizza-friendly terms just what intersectionality means and why it’s important.


The Women’s Equality Party Launched Today

Posted on October 20th, 2015 by

Trust me, this date, October 20th 2015, will go down in history as the day the tide turned. The fourth wave of feminism made its biggest splash yet.

The Women’s Equality Party launched its policy documents in London, UK.

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