Women in Politics: Does the centenary of women’s right to vote represent 100 years of progress?

2018 marks the centenary of women’s right to vote. Today, leaders such as Teresa May, Angela Merkel and Christine Lagarde are testament to the progress made over the last 100 years and some would argue exemplify the achievement of total gender equality in 2018. Indeed, with the Prime minister of New Zealand just announcing her […]

Five facts you didn’t know about the history of sex

Initiation ceremonies in 18th century Scotland involved masturbating into a shared bowl, and drinking out of a penis-shaped glass…