Everyday Politics

It’s Time to Talk About Female Genital Mutilation

“Despite the Female Genital Mutilation Act 2003 and subsequent Serious Crime Act 2015, which seeks to safeguard potential victims and punish those who commit and aid female genital mutilation, there has only been one successful conviction. Why is this?

Stop Pretending Laura Kuenssberg ‘broke the mould’: Journalism is as Elitist as Ever

An article in The Times suggests that Kuenssberg is living proof that you don’t have to be part of the establishment to break into journalism’s higher ranks. This is wrong.