New Statesman | Tweeting a picture of a house is not an act of class warfare, whatever the Sun says

November 21, 2014
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http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2014/11/tweeting-picture-house-not-act-class-warfare-whatever-sun-says

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There is no free speech defence for Julien Blanc

November 18, 2014
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The line where freedom of expression runs out should be generously set, but also hard and clear: free speech ends where direct incitement to personal violence begins. That’s a line that pick-up artist Julien Blanc passes with ease. In his videos, he prescribes techniques such as “the choke opener” and “just grabbing girls’ heads … head […]

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New Statesman | My body, my choice: from now on, abortion rights must be fought for from first principles

November 6, 2014
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http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2014/11/my-body-my-choice-now-abortion-rights-must-be-fought-first-principles

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New Statesman | Stuff your revolution if it doesn’t include treating women as people

November 3, 2014
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http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2014/11/stuff-your-revolution-if-it-doesn-t-include-treating-women-people

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New Statesman | Naomi Wolf is not a feminist who became conspiracy theorist – she’s a conspiracist who was once right

October 7, 2014
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http://www.newstatesman.com/sarah-ditum/2014/10/naomi-wolf-not-feminist-who-became-conspiracy-theorist-she-s-conspiracist-who

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Ask Aunt Battleaxe | Some of my best friends are men

September 28, 2014
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Every Monday, Aunt Battleaxe will be here to cast a strident eye over your feminist woes. Dear Battleaxe, Some of my dearest pals are men and, while I’m fairly certain I have only chosen to surround myself with the Good Ones, they still sometimes dip into casual sexism then sigh, roll their eyes and get […]

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New Statesman | Hilary Mantel’s Thatcher story: this author is no innocent in need of defence from right-wing critics

September 23, 2014
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http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/2014/09/hilary-mantel-s-thatcher-story-author-no-innocent-need-defence-right-wing-critics

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