The deeply spurious nature of siphoning off misogyny from other Hate Crimes can be found in the definitions of each term. When it comes to attacks on women because they are women, they are interchangeable.
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Would-be practical obstacles to the Cox report need recognising and debunking before they become a justification for doing nothing.
Our interests are not protected by pretending that all is well in Washington, or by wilfully indulging the President’s repulsive excesses.
The real political question is what does the current leadership stand for? A bigger issue perhaps than the fate of one politician, however senior.
Fabrication, dissembling, being “économique avec la vérité” is seeping into everyday discourse on a wider scale and to a greater extent. It's time to stop the lies.
It’s not been a great week for the mother of parliaments. Sounds like we need a beefed up Committee for Standards in Public Life. They’ve a big job to do.
The time now must have come for housing itself to be like gas, electricity and water: A vital utility that is fundamental to a civic, decent, economically productive society.
With the UK government elected by less than 25% of the electorate, the centre left shut out of politics, and SNP-reduced Parliamentary airspace for Labour, is this a perfect storm set to break ?
Trump's election cannot be normalised. This is serious.