Monthly Archives: July 2013

‘I’m not materialistic… but I DO like materialistic things!’

I’m assured this short BBC video – of Abbie from Shoplife, whatever that is – isn’t a spoof. I’m inclined to believe the assurance – you couldn’t make this up: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01dbkcv

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Nicki Minaj – ‘Treat Men Like Dogs’

My grasp of popular culture is similar to Ian Hislop’s, so forgive me if I’ve never heard of Nicki Minaj, at least until I read an article about her ten minutes ago (link below). She’s a singer, apparently, and has over … Continue reading

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Why aren’t the media and police interested in THESE threats on Twitter?

Given the media and police focus on Twitter threats made against Caroline Criado-Perez, why is there so little interest in THESE threats, made to staff working for GQ (a men’s magazine)? http://fashion.telegraph.co.uk/article/TMG10213258/GQ-receive-death-threats-over-One-Direction-covers.html The following selection of comments was put online by GQ: http://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/entertainment/articles/2013-07/30/one-direction-gq-covers-most-terrifying-responses The … Continue reading

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Recommended blogs and other websites

There’s an ever-growing number of websites and blogs of interest to people who are interested in gender politics, but have non-feminist or anti-feminist perspectives. Please let me know mb1957@hotmail.co.uk of any websites or blogs which you think might usefully be added to the … Continue reading

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New comment policy on this blog (31 July 2013)

This blog was launched in January 2012, while the blog of our associated political party Justice for men & boys (and the women who love them) http://j4mb.org.uk was launched at the time of the party’s official registration with the Electoral … Continue reading

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Lads’ mags to come in ‘bite-through’ packaging

My thanks to KR for alerting me to this gem: http://www.thedailymash.co.uk/news/arts-entertainment/lads-mags-to-come-in-bite-through-packaging-2013072977232

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Female fed up with feminism

A Voice for Men (UK) recently published a very interesting article by a British non-feminist, Elena Rider. It’s titled, ‘Why I don’t need an “ism” to feel like a person, and neither should you’: http://www.avoiceformen-uk.com/2013/06/i-dont-need-feminism.html Elena recently started a blog, … Continue reading

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