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Disney: Anti-Libertarian Propaganda Machine

Disney: Anti-Libertarian Propaganda Machine

Lee Jenkins December 19, 2013 2

Looking forward to sitting down with a Disney Classic this Christmas? Beware the nefarious propaganda subtext. The Pride Lands of The Lion King were a romanticised vision of a corporatist dystopia. The Circle of

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Leave the Strippers at ‘Upstairs’ Strip Club Alone

Leave the Strippers at ‘Upstairs’ Strip Club Alone

Helena Horton November 22, 2013 0

  The York Feminist Network have compiled a petition to shut down York’s Strip club ‘Upstairs’ on the basis that is a detriment to women through exploitation. Helena Horton believes that this is one

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Check Your Privilege, Comrade: Identity Politics & The Left

Check Your Privilege, Comrade: Identity Politics & The Left

Lee Jenkins November 21, 2013 3

Can the Left have unity when everybody needs their own collectivised voice? Identity politics is largely a result of how the organised labour came into being; a group (in this case industrial workers) was perceived to

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Female University Students are the latest victims of the Daily Mail’s prejudice and exaggeration

Female University Students are the latest victims of the Daily Mail’s prejudice and exaggeration

Backbencher November 13, 2013 0

Lizzie Roberts criticises a recent Daily Mail article on female student beauty spending. Recently, the Daily Mail published an article in their online “Femail” section with the title “Students spend more than £1,000 on

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Sexism Against Men Does Exist

Sexism Against Men Does Exist

Sam Woolfe November 6, 2013 9

I don’t want to undermine or ignore the fact that sexism against women pervades all aspects of society: it still exists in education, employment, politics, domestic life and in every day social situations. It

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Why Political Correctness Needs Destroying

Why Political Correctness Needs Destroying

Backbencher November 1, 2013 6

When did cultural sensitivity become turning a blind eye to wickedness? Reece Warren argues we must unlock the shackles of being PC A few days ago, there was a story in the London Evening

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Lifting The Veil

Lifting The Veil

Backbencher September 20, 2013 4

Does the right to wear what you want trump the right to see who you’re dealing with? The arguments for and against bannig the wearing of the Niqab This week’s constant debate over the

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Should Prostitution Be Legalised?

Should Prostitution Be Legalised?

Sam Woolfe August 14, 2013 6

The amendments made to the Policing and Crime Act (2009) mean that all forms of public solicitation (such as ‘kerb crawling’ or being in public looking to sell or pay for sex) are illegal.

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Old Holborn:Feminists – now free your children

Old Holborn August 9, 2013 7

I’m sitting here watching society eat itself – no, not aid money for space programmes or twittersphere luvvies being silent on twitter whilst they calculate how to sell more books on their bomb threats

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A Crisis of Masculinity: Society Brushes Aside Men’s issues

A Crisis of Masculinity: Society Brushes Aside Men’s issues

Backbencher August 7, 2013 2

By David McNeilage We face a crisis of masculinity, or so said Dianne Abbot, as she shone a light on a worryingly taboo topic: men, but more specifically, men’s issues. For this, she was

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