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Woman’s Place UK Portsmouth: Jean Hatchet

Portsmouth meeting

This is the text of a speech given by Jean Hatchet at our meeting co-hosted by Portsmouth University on Thursday 16th September 2021, A Woman’s Place is asking big questions.  The event is… Read More →

Woman’s Place UK Portsmouth: Lucy Masoud

Portsmouth meeting

This is the text of a speech given by Lucy Masoud, at our meeting co-hosted by Portsmouth University on Thursday 16th September 2021, A Woman’s Place is asking big questions.… Read More →

Spanish feminists take on Podemos: “There are feminists in Podemos too”

Podemos feminist march and banner

Just as women in Izquierda Unida, a Spanish left wing political coalition, have published a letter against proposed gender self-ID legislation, women in Podemos, a Spanish left wing party formed… Read More →

Time for a left wing defence of academic freedom

Students protesting against WPUK at Northumbria University 2018
Students protesting against WPUK on a university campus in 2018

Gavin Williamson’s free speech proposals: a win for women? When Education Secretary Gavin Williamson announced his government’s proposals to protect free speech in universities in England there was a muted… Read More →

Keira Bell v Tavistock: Women’s Rights, Healthcare, and the Law

Poster from US 1970s women's campaign against forced sterilization

Keira Bell and the history of women’s rights, healthcare and the law In 1976 Loretta Ross sued and won a case against A. H. Robbins, the manufacturer of the contraceptive… Read More →

The Political Erasure of Sex

We are delighted to be supporting this important new work by Jane Clare Jones. We reproduce here the blurb from the Political Erasure of Sex website: “The Political Erasure of… Read More →

Against the erasure of women: interview with Spanish feminist and politician Angeles Álvarez

We are delighted to feature an interview with Spanish feminist and socialist politician Angeles Alvarez. Born in Zamora in 1961, she was a PSOE (the Partido Socialista Obrero Español, the… Read More →

Statement by the Spanish Socialist Party on Sex-Based Rights and “Theories Which Erase Women”

NOTE: This is a translation of a statement by the Spanish Socialist Party. The definitions used in the piece do not necessarily align with those used by this campaign or… Read More →