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Does Jeremy read this blog?

Two years ago Carter and I wrote about the things Labour wasn’t talking about, and that we thought they needed to. I lamented that the party who had stood in … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

On the leather bed

As has been said, this is an overheard conversation in a pub, where perhaps you strain your ears, maybe to work out if the woman just came from a whispered … Continue reading

April 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Trafficking all the way to the bank

For a long time now those who actually know about the sex industry, sex workers, reputable researchers, health workers, have had to compete with the trafficking myths. Our voices have … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 · 6 Comments

Just say yes

One of the various strands of twitter I follow is D/s porn, where pictures are recaptioned. Before anyone complains about pic-stealing may I suggest you see if you are following … Continue reading

March 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Nazis and Nazagul

The aim of this post is to discuss the lessons we can learn about resistance to fascism from the Lord of the Rings. Even before I start I know there … Continue reading

February 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Inauguration Day

There is an urban myth that George Washington was offered the monarchy of America, and turned it down, to become the first president. Watching now the bizarre event called “inauguration” … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Kiss me quick

If you stay on twitter long enough you learn about the different types of follows there are, not followers, but follows. Many of you might be familiar with the hate … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · 5 Comments

A Young Ladies Patriarchal Primer: The Romantic Lead.

We reach day three of the imaginary correspondence course designed to equip you to challenge patriarchy in the streets, and between the sheets, and it is time to look at … Continue reading

December 26, 2016 · 2 Comments

A Young Ladies Patriarchal Primer: The feminist fallout

You can read day 1 here, if you are late to class, and discover why we all need to learn from Ripley. Now, lets settle down for Day 2. Fallout: … Continue reading

December 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Young Ladies Patriarchal Primer

As the year grows to a close both Carter and I take the chance to explore a theme in more depth, in a series of linked posts. Last year we … Continue reading

December 24, 2016 · 2 Comments

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