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Archive for January, 2013

Let more women report how the country is run

The Independent, January 16th 2013 The fact that all the national daily papers have male political editors, and many have all-male political teams, is bound to affect the issues they cover and the politicians they rate   On Tuesday evening, a rare gaggle of political women met for drinks in a room in the House […]


Cosmetic surgery is bad. That women feel the need for it is worse

The Independent, January 2nd 2013 The pressure to look attractive can be the worst part of being female A friend went to the wedding of a British man and his Texan girlfriend. She looked across the aisle and saw a whole row of identical-looking women. “I didn’t know Diane had so many sisters,” she said […]