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Team sex

As I may have mentioned, my co-author and myself have had a bit of an adventure this week, and we’re still rather smiley about it. The rules of this blog … Continue reading

April 15, 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

Maundy musings

As regular readers of this blog will know, its precursor was a blog that was much more about sex. We began each sex post we wrote with a variation on … Continue reading

April 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Oh the stigma of school dinners

Apparently, according to twitterati who know, the reason why poor families don’t take up school dinners is ‘stigma’. Ending charging for school dinners will, apparently,¬† take away the stigma. Really? … Continue reading

April 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Vera and the hooligans

No, not that Vera. Not the one with the church bazaar dress sense, the tourist board approved shots of Northumberland and this year’s winner of the Robson Green Memorial Award … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Property propaganda and data

Jem wrote brilliantly a couple of days ago about the half witted example a member of the armed forces used to illustrate data matching as an intelligence practice. The first … Continue reading

March 19, 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 · 7 Comments

10 things you didn’t know about Operation London Bridge

Operation London Bridge is Buckingham Palace’s code for the slick, smooth running operation that will mark the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second. The Guardian published a lengthy … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hamfisted Corbyn strikes again

Jeremy Corbyn’s tax return is a mess of a story, and with the characteristic¬† clumsiness that defines his leadership Jeremy Corbyn has turned an open goal into an own goal. … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Like A Man

“The men that I’ve been seeing, baby Got their soul up on a shelf You know they could never love me ‘Cause they can’t even love themselves” Bonnie Raitt – … Continue reading

March 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

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