20 actions men can take to be better allies to women

This week has been heavy for women and non-binary people. I’ve been full of anger and sadness all week about Sarah Everard and the subsequent outpouring from women on social media about their experiences of fear, assault and misogyny. This…

View Post

Feminist favourites – Kate from Lesbemums

It’s been such a long time since I did a post in my Feminist Favourites series but after constantly being impressed by the work Kate from the blog Lesbemums is doing online at the moment I just had to ask…

View Post

What are the main parties offering women in the 2019 election?

People who know me would tell you that I’m a political person. I’m passionate about politics. My overriding desire is equality and fairness. That’s why this blog has a feminist slant and it’s why I refuse to shy away from…

View Post

AD: Do you know if your pension is on track for your future?

Last year I collaborated with Scottish Widows to tell you about the pension pay gap and the inequalities that women in particular face when it comes to their retirement funds. Now, I bet that year has simply flown by and…

View Post

20 things you can do to champion women on International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day. Never has it felt more poignant than it has this year in the wake of #timesup and #metoo. Thanks to the rise of social media, we are more woke than ever and I for one…

View Post