Opinion: Sexism remains an issue in the music industry
Women make up just 17% of the charts, and sexism in the industry goes much deeper even in our local music scenes, writes Lily Martin
Learning from Warwick: How does UoM deal with sexual assault?
The University of Warwick faced a barrage of criticism after it emerged two students who were banned for 10 years for their involvement in a group chat that threatened rape could return early – later this year. Following the backlash there was a rapid U-turn and the university confirmed the pair will not be returning […]
Manchester stands up to Misogyny as GMP fail to attend rally
The ‘1000 voices’ rally, organised by student group Misogyny Is Hate in collaboration with Greater Manchester Citizens, included a combination of testimonies, speeches, spoken word and live music
Nottingham maintains support for misogyny as a hate crime
We trace the origins of the misogyny is hate campaign, and look at how public support in Nottingham hasn’t translated into concrete results
Reporting hate crimes: what you need to know
The Student Union’s Advice Services share how to report a hate crime and where to find support for victims.
The faces behind the Misogyny Is Hate campaign
Sophia Ashby spoke to three students behind Misogyny Is Hate to understand their involvement and the challenges they have faced
9/10 students think Greater Manchester Police don’t do enough to prevent hate crimes against women
This comes as the government launches a review of whether to include misogyny as a hate crime in UK legislation.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri: a female protagonist and still not feminist
Georgia Church questions the award-winning film’s claim to supporting the feminism movement in the face of its starkly flawed characterisations
Nigella Lawson: icon or innuendo?
Holly Ktorou asks whether Nigella Lawson is an culinary icon or simply an innuendo
Hate all Hate Crime
Cachella Smith, in light of the potential changes to the Gender Recognition Act, argues that in order to fully combat misogyny, hate crime against any gender is necessary, including radical feminist groups pitted against men and trans women
Guys, look out for us girls
Rona McCann explores unsettling phenomenons that women and girls face every day and why we should all being doing more to eradicate them
Let’s talk about Everyday Sexism
Hana Kelly describes her own experiences with everyday sexism to argue why making a misogyny a hate crime in essential for improving women’s day to day experiences.
From inside the Misogyny Is Hate campaign
From inside the Misogyny is Hate campaign, Joe Penny, argues that men need to be more involved in the campaign for gender equality.
An interview with activist Gina Martin
Catrin Stewart interviews Gina Martin: the 27-year-old victim-turned-activist who is campaigning to make upskirting illegal.
Bachelors and Spinsters: Is there a way to un-gender language?
Jay Darcy looks at the language used to describe single men and women and how it reveals the deeply gendered and misogynistic attitudes towards promiscuity.
Why it matters if Brett Kavanaugh gets selected for the Supreme Court
Leah Marlow explores the case of Brett Kavanaugh and how the defence of his behaviour by other American politicians the misogyny that prevails in American politics under the Trump administration.
Campaign to recognise misogyny as hate crime to launch this week
Greater Manchester Citizens are banding together to fight harassment against women
What it’s like being a ‘girl gamer’
Traditionally ‘nerdy’ sub-cultures are terrible to women
Banning online communities of misogynists is a good thing, here’s why
Sam Glover talks to members of the recently banned ‘Incel’ group, and argues that banning the community is the right move
Men need an alternative to the toxic men’s rights movement
The Men’s Rights Movement make some valid points, it’s just a shame that everyone involved in it thinks such horrible things about women.