The sad demise of the magnificent institution of communal Women’s Toilets.

It is with much regret and sadness that I note the time-honoured and magnificent institution of communal women’s toilets is under serious threat. In this gender-neutral age, women’s toilets are being gender-neutralised away. Such a shame. Whilst I can understand that having gender neutral toilets as well is important for non-conforming children and adults, I …

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Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men – book by Caroline Criado Perez

I found this book fascinating. Despite its modest title, ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men’ by Caroline Criado Perez, it’s a real page-turner. Before now, I never really considered how much I have to adapt my female body to fit into a world that is predominantly designed for male bodies. …

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The word ‘woman’ is already taken’ – by Debbie Hayton.

Debbie Hayton, physics teacher and trade unionist, is fast becoming my favourite trans woman. She is a voice of reason and rationality amongst much of the opposite right now. Her blogs are well-written and easy to read. She is also a regular contributor in media publications. Here is the text of her blogpiece called ‘The …

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