Category Archives: Sexual Politics

Equal but different

It seems that the furore over an all male shortlist for this year’s Sports Personality has prompted the BBC to consider changing its procedures next year, when sports journalists are invited to nominate their candidates.  I hope this is not … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with men ?

A tirade of statistics in Friday’s Guardian, chosen to show that our society is dominated by a ‘culture of masculinity’.  Professors Cynthia Cockburn and Ann Oakley cite the preponderance of males among those recently charged with rioting offences.  Men, they … Continue reading

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