Ruth Bader Ginsburg – She Attacked Laws that Injured Men to Illustrate how Sex Discrimination in Either Direction is Fundamentally Irrational

The most logical, outstanding mind. Ruth Bader Ginsburg knew that male judges could only be persuaded by their own biases. So she attacked laws that injured men to illustrate exactly how sex discrimination - in either direction - is fundamentally irrational. As a law student, I remember studying Craig v Boren, the case that RBG … Continue reading Ruth Bader Ginsburg – She Attacked Laws that Injured Men to Illustrate how Sex Discrimination in Either Direction is Fundamentally Irrational

Lauren Pemberton-Nelson calls for Revolution over Reform

“Just reform is not enough. Reforming the police is not enough, reforming the prison system is not enough, there is so much more change that is needed." I spoke to Lauren Pemberton-Nelson on Black Lives Matter and intersectional feminism. Lauren is the Senior Comms Coordinator at Glitch who I am lucky enough to call my … Continue reading Lauren Pemberton-Nelson calls for Revolution over Reform

“If you’re white and call yourself a feminist but you’re not doing the work on yourself to be intersectional…you aren’t a feminist”

Grace Campbell, writer, comedian and activist, is one of my oldest friends who happens to be very funny, abundantly outrageous, and infinitely driven. Grace, who openly admits that so-called “disgraceful-ness” threads through her work, life, and self, is also undeniably – I would argue – ‘Graceful’ in that she fulfils and spills what it is … Continue reading “If you’re white and call yourself a feminist but you’re not doing the work on yourself to be intersectional…you aren’t a feminist”

WRITE TO YOUR MP TEMPLATE: BLACK LIVES MATTER.

Image: unsplash You can find your MP here Dear [INSERT NAME], I’m writing as your constituent of (ADDRESS, POSTCODE) to ask that you condemn the actions of President Trump in America and support the actions of the Black Lives Matter movement in the US, and here in the UK. And across the world. George Floyd’s … Continue reading WRITE TO YOUR MP TEMPLATE: BLACK LIVES MATTER.