The current model of All-Women shortlists provide nothing more than a superficial engagement with equality and do not represent real, substantive gains for women. Continue reading Are All Women Shortlists a Step Forward or Backwards?
101 years later, we have our second female Prime Minister and 209 female Members of Parliament currently in the House of Commons Continue reading Sister Suffragette : 101 Years Since Votes For Women
A decisive step forward in modernising Parliament and turning it into a modern workplace, which doesn’t penalise a member for their family circumstances. Continue reading One Year Trial on Baby Leave Proxy Voting
Cameras caught the Leader of the Opposition appearing to refer to the Prime Minister as a “stupid woman” Continue reading Corbyn calls May a “stupid woman” and demeans his office
After unveiling the first female statue in Parliament Square earlier this year, the Prime Minister has come out in support of the campaign to raise a statue of Nancy Astor – the first female MP to take her seat – to honour the 100th anniversary of her election next year. The Prime Minister hopes it will “inspire new generations of women and girls to play … Continue reading Theresa May Supports Lady Astor Statue Campaign