So. The Sun has dropped, or sort of dropped, Page 3 in it's current incarnation, and feminists everywhere are either rejoicing or snarking. I have seen so much snark last night and today. I like snark and am a champion of throwing shade, it's kind of fun and most of us deserve it at some … Continue reading A few thoughts on #NoMorePage3
Aged only 19, Clara Lemlich led a strike of 20,000 workers. She fought for progressive and left-wing causes for the rest of her life. She is a fucking legend.
What’s more classist, tweeting a disapproving picture of a terraced house in Rochester, England flags hanging from the drainpipe, white van parked in a driveway, or associating that image and all of its connotations with an entire class and culture? I grew up in a council terrace, with, shock horror, one or two white vans … Continue reading There was nothing classist about the Thornberry tweet. But our reaction to it?