Why Is Regional Prejudice Still A Thing?

I'm delivering a presentation at work and 2 minutes in, a colleague randomly shouts, 'why aye man!' across the boardroom table.  Everyone laughs. As bizarre as this scenario sounds it wasn't the first (or last) time it's happened. As a person with a regional accent, I regularly come across a strange grey area of prejudice that creeps into my day-to-day London life … Continue reading Why Is Regional Prejudice Still A Thing?

Everyone is talking about rape and abortions

The recent comments from politicians and public figures regarding rape and abortion make me both theatrically furious and TERRIFIED.On the one hand we have a surge of anti-abortion groups, such as abort67, popping up outside abortion clinics from Stratford to Brighton then on the other we have US politician Todd Akin publically claiming that when … Continue reading Everyone is talking about rape and abortions