How to make a nomination Please fill in the form below (scroll down the page) and write a statement in support of the woman you’re nominating (your nominee). It doesn’t have to be long; just enough…
Karen Ingala SmithDo you know a woman or group who has made an impact in raising awareness of men's violence against women and girls? Can you nominate them for the 2018 Emma Humpheys Memorial Prize? Closing date 14 Sept. Nominate here
An MP has apologised for being late to a Commons debate, telling the Speaker: “I’m on my period.”
Labour’s Danielle Rowley called for action on the cost of sanitary products, as she said they had cost her £25 so far this week.
During Women and...
Karen Ingala SmithLove this. Mega respect to Danielle Rowley MP @DaniRowley "I would like to announce to you today, and to the house ... that today I'm on my period, and it's cost me this week already £25. What is the minister doing to address period poverty?"
by Michael Biggs Michael Biggs is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Oxford and Fellow of St Cross College. He researches social movements and collective protest. The transgender…
Karen Ingala SmithIf you've ever wondered why the (appalling) homicides of people who identify as transgender appear to have a lot more coverage than the killing of women by men read this piece by Michael Biggs, Associate Prof of Sociology at University of Oxford
Brendan Cox has denied preying on two women while he was married to the late politician, but said: "I made mistakes and behaved in a way that caused some women hurt and offence."
Karen Ingala SmithBrendan Cox's "we never pretended we had the perfect marriage" reminds me of when relationships between women and abusive men are described as 'abusive/volatile relationships. It's not the relationship but the man. Just another way of erasing men's abuse.
David Davis made clear he was ready to quit the Cabinet if Damian Green was unfairly fired over allegations of porn and inappropriate behaviour, it was revealed today. Sources said the Brexit Secretary had “put his cloak around” the embattled Mr...
Karen Ingala SmithThe more powerful men who quit to support their mate’s right to wank over porn at work, the better for the rest of us.
Yasmin Rehman was among campaigners who recently met Ofsted's chief inspector to discuss veiling in schools. Now, she writes, some powerful Muslims are making sinister efforts to silence her and her fellow activists.