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Misogyny is the problem. Hate crime legislation is not the answer.

Dictionary definition misogyny

Hate crime is a hot topic these days. From the Hate Crime and Public Order Bill in Scotland, to calls for misogyny to be included in hate crime legislation as… Read More →

Woman’s Place UK submission on freedom of expression Amendments (Hate Crime and Public Order Bill)

An effigy of Carmen Calvo, the Deputy Prime Minister of Spain hangs from a tree.
An effigy of Carmen Calvo, the Deputy Prime Minister of Spain, hangs from a tree.

This is the submission WPUK made on 21st February to the Scottish Government’s Justice Committee. We welcome the opportunity to provide further evidence to the Justice Committee on the proposed… Read More →

A fork in the road? Comparing plans for gender recognition reform across the UK

Dr Kath Murray, Lucy Hunter Blackburn and Lisa Mackenzie are co-founders of the policy analysis collective MurrayBlackburnMackenzie. Over the weekend, it was reported that the UK Government is scrapping plans… Read More →

Analysis of responses to consultation on the implementation of the Gender Representation on Public Boards Act 2018

Earlier this month, the Scottish Government published its analysis of the responses it received to its consultation on the implementation of the Gender Representation on Public Boards Act 2018. You… Read More →